Review by Diana Oakes Now, those who know me will be fully aware that it’s very rare that I’m notContinue reading
By Karina Brandt, November 22. 2022 When we heard a few seconds of Nights of Thunder a few weeks back,Continue reading
EIDSVOLL: She has been a smash hit with the band KEIINO and established herself as one of the country’s most popular artists. Alexandra Rotan herself has no doubt that the ability to dream big has been important to her now living solely on music. Therefore, the chairman of the jury for the Dream Scholarship 2023 hopes that young artists and cultural practitioners will make the trip to the application portal by Tuesday 15 November at 12.00 and give themselves the chance to become one of 50 scholarship winners in 2023.Continue reading
Football songs that are made solely to be there, tend to be a bit small, full of bragging and nationalistically charged words.
For someone who for 28 years has had a strained relationship with the football song “Alt for Norge”, first and foremost due to Jørn Lande’s affected and pompous “heavy ballad vocals” full of emotion, it is liberating to hear the new version with Alexandra Rotan, from Keiino, as a vocalist.Continue reading
When I was asked to make a new version of “Alt for Norge”, I immediately thought that this was an opportunity I could not say no to. It’s a song we all have a relationship with, and I hope we can create new football memories with the new version. I believe in gold for women this summer, says Rotan.Continue reading
Teenager Fred Buljo never showed up without a hat
– I was young and afraid of what others would think, says Buljo. Now he tells how he experienced losing hair.Continue reading
Lyrics for Alexandra Rotan’s 2022 version of “Alt for Norge”
Vi gir alt
Alt for Norge
Om vi må
Røde, hvite, blå
Hele kampen ut skal vi stå på
Recently, the Omikron variant of the coronavirus has led to an explosive increase in the number of cases of infection. It is also noticeable in the celebrity world – almost every week a number of newly infected celebrities appear.
Now it is the band KEiiNO that is experiencing problems related to the corona. On Instagram, it appears that all three – Tom Hugo (42), Fred Buljo (34) and Alexandra Rotan (25) are infected.Continue reading
Last year, Norway was impressed by the singing star Alexandra Rotan (25) when she was on stage in the singing competition, “Battle of the Stars”. Behind the scenes, however, she has fought a different battle.Continue reading
The songwriters of Robbie Williams, Lionel Richie and Jay Z take over Kristiansand this weekend. 20 star producers will hopefully create “monster hits” for artists in Asia. Around 20 songwriters, producers, artists and managers from all over the world are gathered at the songwriting camp, “Hooklab”, on Odderøya in Kristiansand. Pop music is primarily intended to trigger artists in South Korea.Continue reading
“New year – new me!”, Rotan declares on his Instagram story.
– I took a chance and dyed my hair dark. Would go into the new year with a new look, says the artist to VG.
– I like it very much! Still a little unfamiliar with looking at myself in the mirror, but I like it. I have always loved dyeing my hair and trying new things. Gets bored quickly, she elaborates.
– I hereby change the expression to «brunettes have more fun»!Continue reading
A New Beginning, the title itself sounds quite intriguing and for me, my thoughts immediately began revolving around all the new beginnings I have the had the past couple of years, getting to know KEiiNO and their music more and better. So I decided to ask KEiiNO a few questions about this new release, and here is what they had to say:Continue reading