Zara Larsson



Zara Maria Larsson (born 16 December 1997) is a Swedish singer and songwriter. She first gained national fame for winning the 2008 season of the talent show Talang, the Swedish version of Got Talent, at the age of 10. Larsson signed with the record label TEN Music Group in 2012 and released her debut EP album, Introducing, in January 2013. The single “Uncover” topped the charts in Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. By February 2013.

“Uncover” was certified platinum by Universal Music Sweden. In July 2013, Introducing was certified triple platinum in the country. Larsson also signed a three-year contract with Epic Records in the United States in April 2013. She performed at the opening and closing ceremonies in France for UEFA Euro 2016. Larsson won the 2008 season of Talang, the Swedish adaptation of Got Talent, at the age of 10, winning 500,000SEK. “My Heart Will Go On”, originally sung by Celine Dion, was later released as Larsson’s debut single.

Larsson signed with TEN Music Group in 2012 to record her debut extended play. Larsson’s debut EP, Introducing, was leaked on 9 December 2012 through a preview of “Uncover” on YouTube. The five-song album was released on 21 January 2013. “Uncover” was released as the album’s lead single. It peaked at No. 1 on both the Sverigetopplistan and DigiListan charts, as well as reaching No. 1 in Norway and peaking at No. 3 in Denmark, and by 25 February 2013 the song was certified platinum in Sweden by Universal Music Sweden. The song entered the Svensktoppen track lists. In July 2013, at Sommarkrysset in Gröna Lund, she received a triple platinum award for Introducing. On 27 March 2013, Larsson’s next EP was revealed through a preview of “She’s Not Me (Pt. 1)”. The five-song EP, Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself, was released on 5 July 2013.

The double-single “She’s Not Me” (consisting of “She’s Not Me (Pt. 1)” and “She’s Not Me (Pt. 2)”) was released on 25 June 2013. On 3 April 2013, Larsson revealed on her blog that she had signed a three-year contract with Epic Records in the United States. On 1 October 2014, Larsson released her debut studio album 1, including the songs “Uncover”, “Bad Boys” and “She’s Not Me” (Part 1 & 2). The album went Platinum in Sweden. Larsson was an opening act for British singer Cher Lloyd’s I Wish Tour.

On 5 June 2015, Larsson released her debut single “Lush Life” from her second studio album. The song became her second number 1 single and was certified four times platinum in Sweden. The song reached the top 5 in Australia, Denmark, Ireland, Norway, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Austria and the United Kingdom. On 22 July 2015, Larsson collaborated with Grammy-nominated British singer MNEK and released her second single called “Never Forget You”. The song reached No. 1 in Sweden, No. 5 in the United Kingdom, No. 3 in Australia, No. 1 in Sweden’s Top 50 Music Charts (based on weekly YouTube popularity) and it also hit No. 1 on Sweden’s Spotify charts.

The song sold platinum in Sweden after two weeks. In February 2016, Tinie Tempah released a single titled “Girls Like”, featuring Larsson. Larsson was featured in the official song of UEFA Euro 2016, David Guetta’s “This One’s for You”. On 1 September 2016, Larsson released her third single titled “Ain’t My Fault”, which will be part of her upcoming album. 22 October 2016, Larsson was named one of Time Magazine’s “30 Most Influential Teens of 2016”.

11 November 2016, Larsson released “I Would Like” as a promotional single for her upcoming album. Larsson released a new single titled, “So Good”, which features vocals from American rapper Ty Dolla Sign, as the fourth single from her upcoming album by the same title on 26 January 2017. Her upcoming album So Good is set to be released on 17 March 2017.


Zara Larsson feat Ty Dolla Sign – So Good
Album: Zara Larsson – So Good (Explicit)
Video: Directed by Sarah McColgan
Release Date: 17 March 2017
Label: Epic/Record Company Ten
Genre: Pop
Buy MP3: (£0.99) Zara Larsson feat Ty Dolla Sign – So Good
Buy Album: (£7.99) Zara Larsson – So Good (Explicit)


Discography

Artist: Zara Larsson
Title: Ain’t My Fault
Album: So Good (Explicit)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2017)
Buy Album: £7.99 (2017)
Artist: Zara Larsson
Title: Lush Life
Title: I Would Like
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2016)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2016)
Artist: Zara Larsson
Title: Never Forget You
Album: The Remixes
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2015)
Buy Album: £5.99 (2015)
Artist: Zara Larsson
Title: Uncover
Album: Girls Like (Explicit)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2015)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2016)
Artist: David Guetta
Title: This One’s For You
Album: Ain’t My Fault
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2016)
Buy Album: £0.99 (2017)
Artist: Zara Larsson
Title: Symphony
Album: New Eyes
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2017)
Buy Album: £4.99 (2014)

Studio albums

So Good (Released: 17 March 2017, Label: Epic, Record Label TEN), 1 (Released: 1 October 2014, Label: Record Company TEN, Universal).

Extended plays
The Remixes (2015), Uncover (2015), Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself (2013), Introducing (2013).

Singles
As lead artist

“So Good” (featuring Ty Dolla Sign) (2017 Album So Good), “I Would Like” (2016 Album So Good), “Ain’t My Fault” (2016 Album So Good), “Never Forget You” (with MNEK) (2015 Album So Good), “Lush Life” (2015 Album So Good), “Weak Heart” (2015 Album 1), “Rooftop” (2014 Album 1), “Carry You Home” (2014 Album 1), “Bad Boys” (2013 Album 1), “She’s Not Me” (2013 Album 1), “Uncover” (2013 Album 1), “My Heart Will Go On” (2008 Non-album single).

As featured artist

“Symphony” (Clean Bandit featuring Zara Larsson) (2017 Album TBA), “This One’s for You” (David Guetta featuring Zara Larsson) (2016 Non-album single), “Girls Like” (Tinie Tempah featuring Zara Larsson) (2016 Album Youth).

Other charted songs

“Under My Shades” (2013 Album Introducing), “When Worlds Collide” (2013 Album Introducing), “It’s a Wrap” (2013 Album Introducing).

Music videos

As lead artist

“So Good” (2017 Director(s) Sarah McColgan), “Lush Life” (alternate version) (2016 Director(s) Mary Clerté), “Ain’t My Fault” (2016 Director(s) Emil Nava), “Uncover” (2015 Director(s) A.V. Rockwell), “Lush Life” (2015 Director(s) Måns Nyman), “Never Forget You” (with MNEK) (2015 Director(s) Richard Paris Wilson), “Carry You Home” (2014 Director(s) Emil Nava), “Rooftop” (2014 Director(s) Måns Nyman), “Weak Heart” (2014 Director(s) David Soutar), “Under My Shades” (2013 Director(s) Måns Nyman), “She’s Not Me (Pt. 1)” (2013 Director(s) Måns Nyman), “She’s Not Me (Pt. 2)” (2013 Director(s) Unknown), “Love Again” (2013 Director(s) Zara Larsson), “Bad Boys” (2013 Director(s) Måns Nyman).

As featured artist

“This One’s for You” (David Guetta featuring Zara Larsson) (2016 Director(s) Hannah Lux Davis), “Girls Like” (Tinie Tempah featuring Zara Larsson) (2016 Director(s) Craig Moore).



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