Monthly Archives: December 2019

London-based Swedish singer-songwriter Yajna talks about her love for her craft, her upcoming projects and more.

How did you find your stage name? yajna is my real name, and it comes from India and in Hinduism it means worship, devotion, sacrifice. My parents were hippies at the time, and they named me Yajna after finding out my name in a way that I can’t really say …

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Marie Fredriksson, singer of Roxette, died today at 61 in Sweden

Marie Fredriksson, the female half of Swedish pop duo Roxette, has died, her management agency announced on Tuesday. She was 61 years old. Fredriksson formed Roxette with Per Gessle in 1986. The two released their debut album the same year and achieved international success in the late 1980s and 1990s …

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Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson has died after a long battle with cancer

Marie Fredriksson – the Swedish singer who scored a string of late 80s and early 90s hits with Roxette – died on Monday after a 17-year battle with cancer. She was 61 years old. Fredriksson’s management company, Dimberg Jernberg Management, confirmed his death. His Roxette bandmate Per Gessle also released …

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Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson dies aged 61

Marie Fredriksson, the spiky-haired singer of Roxette, the Swedish pop duo that briefly ruled the US charts in the 1980s and 1990s with dramatically love ballads and catchy singles, died on Monday. She was 61 years old. Her management team, Dimberg Jernberg, did not say where she died or specify …

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Singer Marie Fredriksson of Swedish duo Roxette dies after battle with cancer

Singer Marie Fredriksson of Swedish pop duo Roxette died on Monday after a 17-year battle with cancer. She was 61 years old. ” Time passes so fast. Not so long ago we spent days and nights in my little flat in Halmstad, listening to music we loved, sharing impossible dreams. …

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