Johanna

Johanna

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Biography

Johanna has always loved music. As a child she was taking piano lessons and sang in a choir. At the age of 18 she was offered a recording deal. Her first single went straight to 1 on Finnish charts, announcing the arrival of a brand new star!

She released four albums under her album deal with Universal Records in Finland, in 1995, 1996, 1998, 2001.

One of these albums, “Tahdon” went on to hit the platinum status and led her to the star status in Finland. In 2005 she hosted the popular Finish entertainment shows Voittoputki (MTV 3 Finland) and Soittomania (SubTV Finland).

To gather more experience on international music markets, she moved to NL, Amsterdam in 2005. She got the opportunity to work together with prominent producers such as Ernesto vs Bastian, Brad Grobler, Jason van Wyk and Vast Vision. The time in Amsterdam also resulted a publishing deal with Cloud9music which Johanna sees as one step further in her music career.

Johanna’s most recent work “Ocean blue” (AlterEgo records) produced by Jason van Wyk and Vast Vision was released worldwide on February 2009 via Alter Ego records and it has gotten great support from big dj’s such as Tiesto, M.I.K.E dj Shah just to name a few. Johanna wrote the lyrics and singing melody and also sings on this amazing track.

She featured on an another successful EDM worldwide hit in 2010 with DNS Project “Mindful” for Armada Music, confirming her hi demanded vocalist status for trance music.

She recently featured on a Ronski Speed , in 2012 and she is focusing on her own album for now.

The first single of this new album is called “Alive” and was written by 2frenchguys and the canadian Jaren Cerf (Armin Van Buuren…). Alive was produced in Paris, France and remixed in Poland. Remixers on board are 2frenchguys (France), Moreno and Shane Deether (Poland), Matt Hewie (Sweden), Freddy Bastone (USA), Freddz (Holland)…

“Alive”, with its classy video shooted in Paris is already scheduled for a release in 10 countries for Fall 2012.

Johanna came recently to Stockholm to work with the top vocal producers Niclas Lundin and Maria Marcus for one track of her awaited album. This potential next single is produced in New York by the legendary producer Freddy Bastone who is credited for 9 US Dance Billboard #1, 29 US Billboard top 10 and a Grammy Awards with Jennifer Lopez.

Johanna is working on a 14 tracks new album with a lot of songs composed and written by her.

Discography

2012 - Single "Alive"