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Per Gessle
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Gessle in 2014
Background information
Birth name Per Håkan Gessle
Born 12 January 1959 (1959-01-12) (age 61)
Halmstad, Sweden
Genres
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • guitar
  • harmonica
  • keyboards
Years active 1976–present
Labels
Associated acts Roxette
Gyllene Tider
Son of a Plumber
Mono Mind

Per Håkan Gessle (born 12 January 1959) is a Swedish pop singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonicist. He is the lead singer of the Swedish pop group Gyllene Tider and formed Roxette with Marie Fredriksson.

Singles

Year Single SWE
Certifications
(sales thresholds)
(SWE)
1997 "Do You Wanna Be My Baby?" 1 Gold
"Kix" 28
"I Want You to Know" 48
2002 "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" 44
2003 "Här kommer alla känslorna (På en och samma gång)" 1 Platinum
"På promenad genom stan" 20
"Tycker om när du tar på mej" 9
2005 "C'mon"/"Jo-Anna Says" 5
2006 "Hey Mr. DJ" 23
"I Like it Like That" 47
2007 "En händig man" 1
"Jag skulle vilja tänka en underbar tanke" 29
"Pratar med min müsli (hur det än verkar)" 47
2008 "Silly Really" 1
"I Didn't Mean to Turn You On" 47
2009 "Sing Along" 41
2017 "Småstadsprat"
(with Lars Winnerbäck)
72
2018 "Name You Beautiful"
(featuring Helena Josefsson)
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