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Agnes performing in Stockholm at Sommarkrysset, Sweden 2012.
Background information
Birth name Agnes Emilia Carlsson
Also known as Agnes (stage name)
Born 6 March 1988 (1988-03-06) (age 33)
Origin Vänersborg, Sweden
Genres Pop, dance, R&B, electropop
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2005–present
Labels Roxy
Agnes Carlsson
Agnes Carlsson

Agnes Carlsson (born March 6 1988 in Vänersborg), (better known by her stage name Agnes) is a Swedish singer who rose to popularity after winning Idol 2005, the Swedish version of Pop Idol, shown by TV4. The October 10th 2006 SVT confirmed that Agnes would participate in the Swedish Melodifestivalen 2007 with her song "More than a girl", but she got disqualified because she talked about the song in an interview with Aftonbladet. She is the third only Idol winner who was previously a Wildcard on the show, next to Canada's Ryan Malcolm and Kazakhstan's Almas Kishkenbayev. Agnes advanced to the finals as the jury's choice. She has released a song called "Release Me", which became a huge hit for Agnes.

Discography

  • Agnes (2005)
  • Stronger (2006)
  • Dance! Love! Pop! (2008)
  • Veritas (2012)

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