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Alexander Rybak’s TikTok success – Interview in VG 5.6.2021

Alexander Rybak “couped” fan account on TikTok.

Featured photo: Busy: Alexander Rybak, pictured during last year’s “Allsang på grensen”. Photo by Thoms Andersen/TV2

Now Alexander Rybak studies composition for film music.

Alexander Rybak reveals info about his studies, about nerves that still give him palpitations, and the sudden success on TikTok.

Source: VG.no, published 4.6.2021 and the paper issue 05.06.2021.
Translated to English by Jorunn Ekre, revision by Anni Jowett.

For the past year, Rybak has studied for a master’s degree in composition of film music at a college in Chicago, online from his parent’s place in Nesodden. The pandemic prevented relocation.

-Not to brag, but I got an A in all of my subjects, says a proud Rybak in a FaceTime interview with VG.

Film: Alexander studies film music, but is in front of the camera in Will Ferrell’s Netflix- comedy “Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga”. Photo: Claire Folger/Netflix

But it hasn’t come without a price. He hasn’t had time for any girlfriends, nor football nights with the guys.

-I was a bit afraid to live at home, in view of all the temptations. Luckily I have good friends who understand I have to prioritise. I have barely been on a date in eight months, he confides.

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Alexander Rybak – Interview in God Kveld Norge 01.01.2021

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Alexander Rybak chose the worst year for detox.

Source: TV2.no. Interview publish on TV2.no 01.01.2020
Translated by Jorunn Ekre, revised by Anni Jowett

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POSITIVE: Despite the fact that the year has been marked by many challenges and trials, Alexander Rybak feels that he has become himself again. Now he has entered the master’s program at Colombia College and will focus exclusively on this. Photo: Berit Roald/NTB scanpix

It has been a busy year for Alexander Rybak (34), with studies, detox and the corona pandemic. Now the musician wants to focus solely on his master studies.

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