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Lykke Li - Youth Novel

Lykke Li Zachrisson (as is her full name) is the new Swedish pop sensation from Stockholm that has taken bloggers by storm. She finally released her first album this year, Youth Novel, which is currently available only in Scandinavia and will be released in the UK on the 9th of June (for pre-orders or more of her music check out her website and MySpace page).

Youth Novel is one of the best pop albums to have come out this year (by far). Lykke’s unique voice and even more unique style more than justifies all the buzz. From the first couple of songs you will be thrown straight into her music mix. The first track Melodies & Desires is a minimalist composition (both musically and vocally) while the second track Dance Dance Dance brings in the rhythm and the pop elements in the forefront. This pattern is repeated all over the album, with bass lines, synths, saxophones and guitars making up a set of 12 songs that range from electro-dance to dream pop. The production is by Björn Yttling from Peter Bjorn and John, which of’ course adds even more style and tunes that will instantly get you hooked. Swedish pop once again at its best. Just check the following couple of songs and also her cute video and you’ll fall in love with her as well..

Dance Dance Dance

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    ενταξει μια χαρα ειναι η κοπελα και οι μουσικες της, αλλα ημαρτον πια με τις αισθητικες εμμονες των σιξτυς! ΒΑΡΕΘΗΚΑ!

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