Recording by Ulli C, English translation by Tessa, English revision by Katie Anderson, subtitles by Ulli C, Russian translation by Anastasia Sviridova.
Recording and subs by Sonya Luzina. English translation by Hilde M.
Recording and subs by Sonya Luzina. English translation by Tessa Lande
He’s the brother I never had – Annsofi
BIRTHDAY: July 16th
HOME COUNTRY: Norway
3 WORDS TO DESCRIBE MYSELF:
Positive or honest? Continue reading Annsofi
Text: Eirik Leganger Nergård
Photo: Morten Bendiksen
Found by Tessa Lande. English translation by Tessa Lande & Susanne Berlin. English revision by Anni Jowett.
Text to the pic: At the cinema together!
Study trip: We are at the movie to find out if there is something from “Les Miserables” we can use, Alexander Rybak says, who compares Annsofi’s song with Eponines “On My Own” in the famous musical.
Annsofi hints about MGP partner Rybak.
This is what she really thinks about Alexander.
When Alexander disappeared for 2 minutes, Annsofi Pettersen grabbed the chance: – Now I can tell what I really think about him!
If not sweet music, it’s certainly cheerful tones between Alexander Rybak (26) and Annsofi Pettersen (18) when they meet “Her & Nå “at the restaurant Brasserie 74 in Sarpsborg.
Continue reading Article about Alexander Rybak and Annsofi in the paper issue of Her&Nå. 5.2.13.
Preparing at home: Rybak helps Annsofi with fine adjustments before the MGP final.
Text to photo: Mirror each other: Alexander Rybak and Annsofi Pettersen often work face to face, to get the feeling of having television cameras close up during the live broadcast of the MGP
Article and photo: Mats Duan Found by Ulli Cologne. Bought by May Elizabeth. Translation by Anni Jowett & Susanne Berlin. Revision by Tessa Lande.
The height of Annsofi’s career is only just over a week away. At home in Borgenhaugen the time is used well to prepare for the big day.
“Now I’ve forgotten Florø, and what happened there. Focus is now on how we can possibly best prepare for next week before the final at Oslo Spektrum”,- says Annsofi Pettersen to SA.
Continue reading Articles about Alexander Rybak and Annsofi. Sarpsborg Arbeiderblad. 01.02.13
Author: Kjetil Berg and Pål Vikesland
Found by Tessa Lande. English translation, and recordings by May Elizabeth. Revisions by Katie Anderson.
(From the left) Annsofi Pettersen from Borgenhaugen could cheer, having secured a place in the MGP final in the semi-final in Florø Saturday night. Along with her, we will see Margaret Berger and the group “Fjellfolk”, who also got tickets to the final in Oslo on the 9th of February.
Photo: Mats Duhan
Now I feel good!
Annsofi Pettersen (18) from Borgenhaugen has passed through to the MGP final.
Continue reading Article in sa.no “I’m With You” and Annsofi’s MGP participation. 26.01.13
Interview to “Se & Hør”
Recorded by May Elisabeth. English translation by Laila S.H. English revision by Lillian Llewelyn. Subs by Zhanna Sergueeva.
Interview to “Dagbladet”
Recorded by May Elisabeth. English translation by Laila S.H. English revision by Lillian Llewellyn. Subs by Sonya Luzina
Recording, English translation, and subs by Tessa Lande. Revised by Anni Jowett.
Annsofi discusses working with Alexander, and competing in MGP.
Authors: Sebastian Nordli/Trond Øyvind Karterud
Found by Zhanna Sergueeva. English Translation by Anni Jowett.
Revision by Tessa Lande.
Annsofi Pettersen was visiting NRK Østfold on Monday morning
Photo : Espen Torgersen/NRK
When you pass through to the final, there is always a party.
Annsofi Pettersen went on to the finals of the MGP this weekend. But what will happen at the final she dare not predict. Hear the interview with the MGP finalist.
Continue reading Article about Alexander’s song for MGP, “I’m With You” and Annsofi Pettersen.
Recorded by Julia Bezbakh. English translation by Tessa Lande.
Revision by Anni Jowett. Russian translation by Zhanna Sergueeva.
This year, Alexander Rybak has entered MGP strictly as a composer, and has written the song entitled “I’m With You” for contestant Annsofi Pettersen.
Article by : Nina Marie Askim & Hege Bakken Riise
Found by Ulli C. Translated by Susanne B. Revised by Anni Jowett.
Alexander Rybak won MGP-final in Moscow in 2009.
Foto: Pontus Lundahl/Scanpix
Have been dreaming about since I won
Alexander Rybak didn’t want to become a MGP composer before he had found an artist who could represent the essence of Norway. Then the girl from Sarpsborg Annsofi Pettersen turned up.
Yesterday NRK.no revealed the seven artists who will participate in the MGP semifinal in Florø next Saturday. The 18 year-old Annsofi Pettersen from Sarpsborg is one of them.
She enters with the song “I’m With You” which is written by the greatest ESC winner ever : Alexander Rybak.
He tells NRK.no that he is looking forward to come back to MGP.
Continue reading Article about Alexander Rybak and Annsofi in NRK.no. 24.01.13
Author: Thomas H. Arntsen
Found by Ulli Cologne, translated by May Elisabeth, revised by Katie Andersson.
Pulling together: Annsofi Pettersen has received great support and a helping hand before her Grand Prix debut on Saturday. (From the left) Kenneth Gutterup, JP Paulsen, Einar Kristiansen, and Dag B Solheim have tried to give her a good musical package and confidence.
Photo: Thomas Hörman Arntsen.
Propelled forward with Rybak’s MGP song
MGP winner Alexander Rybak (26) has written the lyrics and music for Annsofi Pettersen. But the 18-year old also gets solid help from three local producers and one manager.
You might have heard the song Wednesday night. The seven candidates were presented on NRK, each with a 40-second clip.
Continue reading Article in f-b.no about Alexander’s composition “I’m With You” 23.01.2013
PLAYFUL: Alexander Rybak and Annsofi Pettersen calm down their nerves before the semi-final in MGP on Saturday with play and fun at the home of the star.
Continue reading Article about Alexander Rybak and Annsofi in paper issue of Se og Hør. 25.1.13.
Alexander Rybak’s song “I’m With You” in the Norwegian Eurovision selection 2013.
Music & lyrics by Alexander Rybak
Performed by Annsofi Pettersen
Watch the live performance with subtitles in many languages:
Contents – lyric translations
1. English original text 2. Romanian 3. German 4. Vietnamese 5. French 6. Polish 7. Dutch 8. Croatian
Continue reading I’m with you — performed by Annsofi — lyrics and video — Alexander Rybak
Authors: Henrik Skjevestad and Lina Hekklip.
Source: Se og hør
“I know what people want.”
Looking Forward: Alexander Rybak and Annsofi Pettersen are ready for Melodi Grand Prix.
Photographer: Espen Solli.
Found by Ulli Cologne. English translation by Hildebjørg Ha. Revision by Katie Anderson.
Alexander Rybak is full of confidence before the MGP comeback.
During the Melodi Grand Prix finale in Florø Saturday night, Annsofi Pettersen (18) will be on stage with the song “I’m with you.” The song is written by Alexander Rybak (26) and custom made for Annsofi’s voice – and Melodi Grand Prix.
– I did not want to participate again until I found a unique talent. In Annsofi, I found it. I am so pleased to have discovered a musician I know is going to deliver, says Alexander to Seoghør.no. Continue reading Article from “Se og hør” published 23.01.2013
Author/Photo: Nina Marie Askim
The Sarpsborg girl Annsofi Pettersen (18) performs a song written by Eurovision success Alexander Rybak.
But, she keeps away from “The Fiddler-Style”.
Found by Ulli Cologne. English translation by Tessa Lande. Revised by Anni Jowett.
On Saturday, the second semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest is held, this time in Floro. Today the seven songs were presented, among them 18-year-old Annsofi Pettersen from Sarpsborg. Annsofi Pettersen is keen to be herself when she is on stage this Saturday. Annsofi participates with the song “I`m with you” written by Eurovision winner Alexander Rybak. He had great success with the song “Fairytale” in the final in 2009. Continue reading Articles on Alexander Rybak’s composition for MGP “I’m With You” 23.01.2013