Years active 1986-
|Name Sofia Kallgren|
Spouse Peer Astrom (m. 2010)
|Born August 17, 1970 (age 50) Hogsbo, Sweden (1970-08-17) |
Role Singer · sofiakallgren.com
Children Rasmus Astrom, Selma Astrom
Albums Mina Sanger, Julen ar kommen, Handen pa hjartat, Cinema Paradiso, Min alskade, 東方西方①
Similar Peer Åström, Robert Wells (composer), Tommy Körberg
Charlotte perrelli sofia kallgren lagaylia jessica andersson
Anna Sofia Helena Källgren, known as Sofia Källgren (born 17 August 1970, Högsbo, Sweden), is a Swedish singer. She sings in two other languages, English and Mandarin Chinese, in addition to in Swedish.
- Charlotte perrelli sofia kallgren lagaylia jessica andersson
- Tommy k rberg sofia k llgren sk nheten odjuret
In 1982 she debuted on the TV-program Gomorron Sverige on Sveriges Television. In 1986 she performed the song "I Know Him So Well" from Chess in De okändas revy leading to participation in a televised talent show Folkparkernas talangjakt. In 1987 she was awarded the Ulla Billquist-scholarship.
Källgren performed a song, "Världen är vacker", entered to Melodifestivalen 1989. The song was not selected, but Källgren was offered to perform the song "Världen är vår" with Visitors. In Melodifestivalen 1990 she entered again and performed "Handen på hjärtat" solo backed up by three dancers wearing partial fursuits.
She has performed as Belle in the Swedish version of Beauty and the Beast and as Odette in The Swan Princess. She was awarded Guldmasken (The Golden Mask) for her 1998 performance in the musical Miss Saigon at Göta Lejon in Stockholm.
Källgren has performed in several church concerts and festivals. In 2000 she toured with Rhapsody in Rock, replacing Carola Häggkvist, and that Christmas she toured with Tito Beltran, Orsa spelmän and Kalle Moraeus. Together with Robert Wells she participated in Melodifestivalen 2003, but failed to reach the final.
Källgren lives in Bromma with her husband and their son.
The song "Handen på hjärtat" also charted on Svensktoppen
Tommy k rberg sofia k llgren sk nheten odjuret
Sprid ditt ljus2002
Skönheten och Odjuret1992
Smells of Roses東方西方① · 2005