PLATINUM RYE ENTERTAINMENT BLOG

October26th

Ane Brun is a singer, songwriter, and vocalist from Molde, Norway.  Since 2003 she has recorded a total of 8 albums consisting of live material, compilations, and duets.  She runs her own record label, Balloon Major Recordings, and is currently touring as an opener and back-up singer on Peter Gabriel’s New Blood Tour. She is featured in “Don’t Give Up” on his 2011 studio album New Blood.

After growing up in Molde, Ane spent a few years moving between Barcelona, Oslo and Bergen where she studied Spanish, law and music in college. During this time, she also began writing her own material and performing small shows while making a living working in bars and record stores.

Once moving to Stockholm in 2001, Ane began to jumpstart her music career. She recored her debut album, Spending Time with Morgan in 2002 on DetErMine label. Ane spent the next few years touring Europe and taking breaks until she produced A Temporary Dive in 2005, which earned her rave reviews and several award nominations including a win for the Norwegian Grammy for Best Female Artist. A collaboration with the band Madrugada on the single “Lift Me got Ane another Norwegian Grammy the same year.

A live DVD was filmed and released in 2009 of a show at Stockholm Concert Hall that showcased the singer’s live talent. She recently released  It All Starts with One, which reached #1 on the Swedish charts.

View the video for her single “Do You Remember” from It All Starts with One:

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