Helena Paparizou & Magnus Carlsson collaborated in their new single “Day And Night”. The song is composed by Michael Down, Primoz Poglajen and Will Taylor.
Helena Paparizou was born on 31st of January 1982 in Borås, Sweden. Her parents were Greek immigrants. She moved for a couple of years in Greece and then back to Sweden, where she grew up.
She started her music career being a part of the music duo Antique. The duo represented Greece in the 2001 edition of the contest and finished 3rd (the best place for the country until then). Later she went solo. In 2005 she represented Greece again. This time, her song “My Number One” won the contest and brought to the Mediterranean country its first and only – until today – victory.
After her Eurovision win, Helena released many singles and albums. Many times her songs have entered the Greek, Cyprus and Swedish charts. In 2014 she competed in Melodifestivalen, in order to represent Sweden in Eurovision, but her song Survivor finished 4th in the final. Since 2016, she is one of the four judges in the Greek version of the Voice.
Lars Magnus Carlsson was born on June 24, 1974 in Borås, Sweden. In 1992 he joined the band Barbados. In 2002 he left Barbados and joined Alcazar. In 2005, he left Alcazar and pursued a solo career. He has participated 8 times in Melodifestivalen – Swedish national final – three of which solo and 5 times with Barbados and Alcazar. His last participation was in 2015, when he placed 9th in a field of 12.
Magnus has released a total of 8 studio albums and a number of singles. Almost all of his albums were charted in Sweden.
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