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Alice Babs, circa 1940
|Birth name||Hildur Alice Nilson|
26 January 1924|
|Died||11 February 2014(aged 90)|
|Associated acts||Nils Lindberg
Alice Babs (born Hildur Alice Nilsson; 26 January 1924 – 11 February 2014) was a Sweedish singer and actress from Kalmar, Sweden. While she worked in a wide number of genres – Swedish folklore, Elizabethan songs and opera. She was best known internationally as a jazz singer, and for being Swedens first entrant in Eurovision singing the song Lilla stjärna in the Eurovision Song Contest 1958.
Babs died of complications from Alzheimer's disease on 11 February 2014. She was 90.
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Alice Babs with The Swe-Danes in 1961, with Svend Asmussen to the left and Ulrik Neumann to the right.
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