AFRI MUSIC AWARD – Song most likely to be covered in another language

Roy van der Merwe of ESC Covers website was responsible for one of the 4 side awards during the second Afri music song contest – that for SONG MOST LIKELY TO BE COVERED IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE. As ESC Covers is a website that concentrates on songs of Eurovision being covered by other people in other […]

Ylva & Linda enter the race for South Africa at the AfriMusic Song Contest with a song for Linda Killian

The Swedish composers Ylva and Linda Persson have composed a song for Linda Killian to compete at the 2019 AfriMusic Song Contest in the selection for South Africa.. The song is entitled I Will Never Fight Again. Linda Killian is a successful singer from South Africa who has been nominated for the Kyknet Ghoema awards […]

Goga Stanić will sing ‘Čudo’ at Beovizija 2019 by Ylva Persson, Linda Persson, Dimitri Stassos, Vladimir Marković Luni, Marko Kon, Ognjen Amidžić

The Beovizija 2019 national selection will get under way this week on 27 / 28 February with two semi-finals and the grand final will be on 3 March. One of the songs competing in semi-final 2 is by Goga Stanić entitled Čudo (Miracle). Čudo has an interesting team collaboration behind it consisting of Ylva Persson, Linda Persson, […]

Madeleine Hilleard releases her version of ‘O Holy Night’

Madeleine Hilleard has released a song for the festive season. It is her interpretation of the classic O Holy Night. Ylva & Linda Persson from Sweden did the recording editing and mixing. O Holy Night is currently available to stream on digital sites such as Spotify. You can hear O Holy Night below. Source: ESC […]

Sweden: Listen to ‘Eye Of The Storm’ by Kevin Klein

A new release to listen out for is Eye Of The Storm by Kevin Klein. It is composed by Ylva Persson and Linda Persson and they also provided the lyrics, music arrangement and were also backing vocalists. The song is produced by Kristinn Sturluson. Kevin was born and raised in Bevaix in Switzerland and has a Swedish […]

Big success for Ylva & Linda Persson in 2018 Eurovision national selections season

The talented songwriting sisters Ylva and Linda Persson from Sweden are having much success with songs featured in several 2018 national selections around Europe. Let us take a look at the songs and performers – Monika Urlik – Momentum with music, lyrics and production by Ylva & Linda featuring in the Poland final. Anna Timofei […]

Gunilla Backman releases wedding song ‘Allt vi nånsin ville’

A new release from Sweden is a wedding song by Gunilla Backman with Allt vi nånsin ville (Everything we wanted). Ylva and Linda Persson have written and produced the song and the lyrics are by Dan Attlerud. The guitars are by Patric Skog and violins courtesy of Björn Malmqvist. Gunila has appeared in famous musicals such […]

Sweden: Listen to ‘Midvintertid’ – the new single by Jill Svensson with Ylva & Linda and Linda Lampenius

A brand new single has been released this week in Sweden by Jill Svensson together with Ylva & Linda Persson and Linda Lampenius. The song is titled Midvintertid (Midwinter). It is a festive Christmas tune that is trying to spread good and positive thoughts at a time when, for many, it can be a dark and […]

‘Speak UP!’ – Anti bullying song released

Ylva and Linda Persson have announced the release of the song and video for Stand UP! It is an anti bullying song and worthy cause for everyone to sit up and listen to. The video, ‘All Around The World’ has been released featuring people from Sweden, Ukraine, Russia, Spain, Ireland, Norway, USA, UK, Greece and Czech Republic. The singer on the track […]

Checkout Ylva & Linda’s Eurovision playlist on Spotify

Ylva and Linda Persson have contributed many songs to Eurovision national selections in recent years. They have just compiled a playlist of their songs from 2013 to 2016. Have a listen at the link below – The girls have also compiled a Spotify playlist for their Pride songs and you can hear them at this […]