Raise a hand any Scandinavian who put on a Melody Gardot album before hearing her sing on the talk show Skavlan? We didn’t think so. Melody Gardot’s My One and Only Thrill immediately became a bestseller following her appearance on the TV programme. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEdMHz80BVQ&hl=sv_SE&fs=1&border=1] Norwegians are already familiar with Donkeyboy. The group reigns from Norwegian … Fortsätt läsa Will Donkeyboy Enjoy Melody Gardot’s Skavlan Effect?
Will talk show host Fredrik Skavlan repeat his effect on the charts following Taylor Swift’s performance of ‘We’re Never Ever Getting Back Together?.’ As WelcheMusic.com previously reported, memorable performances of Cheryl Cole, Melody Gardot and Donkeyboy have previously achieved surges thanks to the TV show.
Talk show host Fredrik Skavlan has repeated his effect on the charts. Following the breakthrough of Melody Gardot and Donkeyboy, Cheryl Cole got a healthy push after her performance on the show. Cheryl Cole’s status in Sweden is quite far from the “national treasure icon” in the UK. The former UK No.1 hit “Fight for This Love” charted at No.54 back in February this year. Before appearing on the Skavlan show, the track were stuck in the lower reaches of the singles chart. Despite getting heavy radio airplay, the song only made it to No.23.
Dubbed Sweden’s Adele, the 22-year old singer Miriam Bryant will perform Push Play on Tuesday’s edition of Allsång på Skansen. The music program, hosted by pop singer Måns Zelmerlöw usually attracts a +1m audience and Miriam Bryant makes her debut. Emmeli de Forest, Danny Saucedo and Kikki Danielsson will also perform.