Swedish born and occasional resident Lykke Li is a young singer getting all the right sort of exposure with her pop music that’s infused with soul and electro influences. Her debut album ‘Youth Novels’ was recorded in New York, released in 2008 and reached number three in Sweden, 18 on the US charts and 7 in Australia. She’s also already recorded tracks with heavy hitters as diverse as Royksopp, Kings of Leon and Kanye West.
Lykke Li has been widely described as someone to watch and with her stunning vocal range and obvious songwriting talent, future releases are sure to gain even more attention. Other artists with similar sensibilities include the aforementioned Royksopp, along with Lily Allen and Ladytron.