THE ARTIST ALEXANDER RYBAK
Source: Magasinet, Dagbladet. Published 13.05.2017. Text: Silje Kathrine Sviggum. Photo: Agnete Brun. Found by Mónika Menyhért. Translated by TessaLa, revision by Anni Jowett.
Alexander Rybak (31) is still influenced by the time that he lost the 17th of May. The year was 2009 and «Fairytale» had brought home victory in the Eurovision Song Contest. When the confetti hit the floor in Moscow and Rybak was thrown into a congratulation swirl, he realised that he would miss the celebration of the 17th of May. Continue reading Alexander about Norway, Norwegian values and 17th of May in Magasinet 13.05.2017
Rybak in Iceland – I have to focus on integrity
Alexander Rybak came, saw and conquered for Norway in Eurovision in spring 2009 with his song “Fairytale”, and got more votes than had ever been given in the competition. He has since then been popular around the world. Alexander has written and performed clicks a revelation, he has won awards, written a children’s book about bullying, and this weekend he has concerts with Greta Salome in Akureyri and Reykjavík. Continue reading Rybak in Iceland — I have to focus on integrity
VASTERVIK:A lot of preparation culminated in a strong concert with 130 children and young people. The icing on the cake – and inspiration – was the world artist Alexander Rybak.
Continue reading Rybak and students filled the “Bryggaren” in Västervik, Sweden — 11.02.2017
Superbarna is nominated for Spellemann Award (Norwegian Grammy) 2016, and Alexander Rybak plays on the album 🙂
Superbarna’s album “Hipp Hurra” is nominated for Spellemann Award 2016 in the category “Childrens music”. The show is broadcast on Norwegian TV NRK Saturday 28.1.2017, starting at kl 20.55 CET.
Kan also be watched online on nrk.no, but probably not from abroad.
The album “Hipp Hurra” contains 11 great songs, and Alexander Rybak plays on two of them; “Banana” and “Ha det gøy”. You can listen to the song here: Continue reading Superbarna nominated for Spellemann Award with “Hipp Hurra”, and Alexander plays on the album
Alexander Rybak has almost 1 million fans on social media. But he feared that he would lose female admirers when he met his fairytale princess.
I managed to get the most out of single life before I met the one in my heart I have been waiting for.
Text to picture: I don’t want to have to compete with young pop idols when I get older. But as a composer and violinist I keep on till I die, says Alexander Rybak. Photo: Christian Roth Christensen
Alexander Rybak about his girlfriend, the ESC-image and the success in Russia.
Continue reading Still replies to flirting fans
The audience thanked with a standing ovation when TrondheimSolistene for the 14th time had their New Year concert in Surnadal Culture Center, this time with Alexander Rybak, who alone was a firework.
Source: Tidens Krav pluss, published 6.1.2017. Text: Tor Helge Solli. Translation: TessaLa
It is impossible to avoid; Friday’s New Year concert with the TrondheimSoloistene, Alexander Rybak and local culture school children, who got a musical experience for life together with the great charmer Rybak, was like a fairy tale! Continue reading In a fairytale way with Rybak and the soloists — Tidens Krav 6.1.2017
This joyful song of our countryman has reached a record number of views* in his career.
* on his YouTube channel
Cover picture: Music video “Kotik” of Rybak has got 50 million views on YouTube. Photo: personal archive
Source: Komsomolskaya Pravda, 11.01.2017. Text: Эвика ОТТО.
Translated by Mónika Menyhért, Revision by Anastasia Silakova
Thanks to the Rybakoficial LatinoAmericaFanclub for finding the article.
After YouTube’s counter showed 50 million views, Alexander Rybak hurried to thank his team and fans on Instagram. Continue reading Rybak’s music video “Kotik” has got 50 million hits on Youtube