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Listen to Zara & Jessica with their new song ‘Bättre’

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Zara & Jessica have released a brand new song entitled Bättre (Better). It is a radio friendly and catchy pop song with good instrumentation and a strong production. The song is dedicated to those people with subtle memory disorders in alliance with Riksförbundet Attention.

Bättre is composed by Ylva & Linda Persson, Jessica Wetterstrand Sjöberg, Rickard Bonde Truumeel, Zara Kronvall Sigfridsson and Danne Sjöberg.

Zara & Jessica took part in the Melodifestivalen national selections in Sweden in 2003 (Genom eld och vatten) and 2004 (Älvorna) as then members of the group Sarek. In 2019 Zara & Jessica won the important Swedish radio contest P4 Nästa Kristianstad with the song Dansar med vinden.

You can see the official music video of Bättre by Zara & Jessica below that also features Ylva & Linda. The song is available to purchase or stream via all digital platforms.

Source: ESC Covers

COURAGEOUS – ALEX FALK

On 31 July a new single and lyric video will come out. The song is called COURAGEOUS and will be performed by ALEX FALK. YLVA &  LINDA PERSSON together with Rickard Bonde Truumeel composed the song.

Here is the details.

Single and lyric video “Courageous” premieres on Facebook, Youtube & Spotify on Spotify 31 July with Alex Falk!

Presave on Spotify ► https://push.fm/ps/oxtddgrw

Set a reminder on Youtube ► https://youtu.be/5RuN1h2dzqg

Music, lyrics: Ylva & Linda, Rickard Bonde Truumeel

Cover photo: Johan Lindelöf

Video and cover art: Ylva & Linda Distributed by ℗ Twinflame, Universal music

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Doinița Gherman releases new video clips for summer hit ‘Aphrodisiac’

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Doinița Gherman has released two music videos for her summer hit song Aphrodisiac. Today she released the English language version. She also released the Romanian version of the song Afrodiziac.

Aphrodisiac is real feelgood upbeat dance number with a pulsating beat and is perfect for the summer beaches and dance floors. The English lyrics are by the Swedish sisters, Ylva & Linda Persson. The producer and author is Cătălin Gondiu.

The beautiful music video was filmed on the Greek island of Thassos. The image director and video operator isDimitrios Kardogeros. The image editor is Gheorghe Groian. The production assistant is Lia Gherman.

Tonight a livestream 19:00 (CET) on facebook pages ofDoinița and Ylva & Linda about the new music video release of Aphrodisiac and talking about their experiences together as a team at the Moldovan Eurovision selections.

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Aphrodisiac is available to purchase or stream via most digital stores.

You can see the official music videos in English and Romanian below.

Source: ESC Covers

Doinița Gherman releases new single ‘Aphrodisiac’

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Doinița Gherman has released a brand new track called Aphrodisiac. It is very catch and upbeat song with a powerful production. Perfect for the dance floors around the holiday season!

Aphrodisiac is composed by the popular songwriting duo Ylva & Linda Persson (who have worked with Doinița on Eurovision projects in the past) together with Michael ra and Doinița.

Doinița has participated several times in the Moldova Eurovision national selection process.

Aphrodisiac is available to purchase or stream via most digital stores such as Spotify and Apple Music.

https://open.spotify.com/album/4GITcdHEsnUCzJFq4laXZD?highlight=spotify:track:4dRebGqOSDoIJVHIHyEGWm

An official music video will be released soon for Aphrodisiac but in the meantime you can hear the track below and also check out the lyric video.

Source: ESC Covers

 

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 languages it fell into the scope of the website to introduce this also in the Afri music song contest. Three songs were considered – South Africa, Zambia and Ghana and in the end the award went to the song composed by Ylva and Linda Persson and sung by Linda Kilian from South Africa.

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

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Linda Kellian

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 as best Rock album for 2018. Linda wanted to try a new challenge and work with international composer Ylva and Linda, who have written many Eurovision national selection songs.

Rian Swanepoel recorded the vocals in South Africa and Linda Killian has worked with him for nine years.

You can vote at the following link https://www.afrimusicsongcontest.com/copy-of-west-africa-contestants-1?fbclid=IwAR1K_IZNfYyfaYtu0F5DyutJM5rRzwN8qjZaqvsUJzHo_pTPbUr7ZGal_80 .

I Will Never Fight Again can be heard below.

Source: ESC Covers

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

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Goga Stanić

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, Dimitri Stassos, Vladimir Marković Luni, Marko Kon and Ognjen Amidžić.

Ylva and Linda (from Sweden) have composed several popular songs from different national selections in Eurovision and Junior Eurovision and other festivals in recent years.

Marko Kon & Milaan represented Serbia at the 2009 with Cipela in Moscow.

You can hear Goga and her song Čudo below. The song will also shortly be available to stream on Spotify.

Source: ESC Covers

 

Madeleine Hilleard releases her version of ‘O Holy Night’

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Madeleine Hilleard – 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 Covers

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

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Kevin Klein – Eye Of The Storm

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 mother and a German father. He is now based in Sweden since 2011 and was a finalist in Swedish Idol in 2017.

The video clip was filmed by Jimmy Olsson and produced and edited by Ylva and Linda.

Kevin’s promotion for Eye Of The Storm include a live performance on 14 July at the Ung Arenas Open Stage in Svalöv, Sweden. The song is available via most digital platforms such as Spotify, Deezer and iTunes and is distributed by Twinflame and Universal Music.

You can see the video for Eye Of The Storm below.

Source: ESC Covers