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Andreas Carlsson

 
Bio:
Swedish born Andreas Carlsson belongs to a rare fraternity of composers having sold over 150 million albums. He's been honored with the "Export Prize" from the Swedish government, the ASCAP Songwriter of the Year Award and has been nominated for five U.S. Grammys. Carlsson's song credits are modern ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Swedish born Andreas Carlsson belongs to a rare fraternity of composers having sold over 150 million albums. He's been honored with the "Export Prize" from the Swedish government, the ASCAP Songwriter of the Year Award and has been nominated for five U.S. Grammys. Carlsson's song credits are modern ... (read complete bio)

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[Broadway, 2016]
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Andreas Carlsson Biography

Swedish born Andreas Carlsson belongs to a rare fraternity of composers having sold over 150 million albums. He's been honored with the "Export Prize" from the Swedish government, the ASCAP Songwriter of the Year Award and has been nominated for five U.S. Grammys. Carlsson's song credits are modern classics like "I Want It That Way" and "Drowning" for Backstreet Boys; "I'm Alive" for Celine Dion; "Waking Up In Vegas" for Katy Perry; "Bye Bye Bye" for N'Sync; just to name a few. Carlsson has also written career-defining songs for Carrie Underwood, Britney Spears, Def Leppard, Westlife, Bon Jovi and Ricky Martin. Carlsson is the author of three books and has been the leading judge for both "Idol" and "X-Factor" in Sweden. Apart from devoting time to his brand of multiple schools across his native country, Carlsson, he is currently working on his next musical called Beyond The Velvet Rope.




Andreas Carlsson News

VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Diana DeGarmo! Photo VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Diana DeGarmo!
by Team BWW - Jul 14, 2021

Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young - former 'American Idol' contestants who are married in real life - will co-star in a new virtual production of the 2013 Broadway musical comedy, First Date. The production, directed by Meg Fofonoff, will stream for five performances from July 23-25 on the ticketing platform, Stellar. Be sure to tune in to BroadwayWorld on Friday, June 23 for our exclusive red carpet event celebrating opening night! But while we wait, we're studying up on one of the show's stars, Diana DeGarmo.

Desmond Child Unveils First Single from Live Album Photo Desmond Child Unveils First Single from Live Album
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 27, 2019

The iconic Grammy-winning and Emmy nominated songwriter-producer Desmond Child has shared the first track, “Livin' On A Prayer” from his upcoming album DESMOND CHILD LIVE, available worldwide on October 25 via BMG. The track can be heard and serves as sneak preview to this new live album showcasing Child's global mega-hits recorded at Feinstein's/54 Below in New York City.

Tonys TV: Best Book of a Musical, Robert Horn Photo Tonys TV: Best Book of a Musical, Robert Horn
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2019

Robert Horn has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical for Tootsie.

TOOTSIE's Robert Horn Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical Photo TOOTSIE's Robert Horn Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2019

Robert Horn has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical for TOOTSIE.

ANTON ZETTERHOLM TO PLAY JOEY IN PARAMOUR at Neue Flora Photo ANTON ZETTERHOLM TO PLAY JOEY IN PARAMOUR at Neue Flora
by Annette Stolt - Nov 8, 2018

Once again the Swedish musical star Anton Zetterholm has landed a role internationally. He will play the young pianist Joey in Paramour at the Theater Neue Flora in Hamburg, which is premiered in April 2019, which is also the Europe premier for the show. Anton has last played in West Side Story in Malmo and before that he played Raoul in the Fantasy at the Stockholm Opera, together with Peter Joback. In Germany he has played Tarzan and on West End he played Enjolras in Les Miserables.

Lively McCabe Entertainment Inks Deal with Round Hill Music to Mine Catalogue for Pro Photo Lively McCabe Entertainment Inks Deal with Round Hill Music to Mine Catalogue for Project Development
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 31, 2018

Lively McCabe Entertainment announces that it has inked a deal with Round Hill Music, a full-service, creative music company with a core focus on music publishing.  The deal grants the company, recently launched by producer Michael Barra, access to Round Hill Music's catalogue of music and artists to package into new entertainment projects.  Lively McCabe Entertainment will package and produce projects in which the music is instrumental to the storytelling -- as opposed to solely serving as the soundtrack. The projects will span across various media platforms, including the live stage, as well as television series, films, digital media, and book publishing.

Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Boun Photo Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Bound TOOTSIE!
by Julie Musbach - Jun 25, 2018

The complete cast for the world premiere Chicago production of the new comedy musical, TOOTSIE has just been announced. Joining previously announced Tony Award nominee SANTINO FONTANA as Michael Dorsey will be LILLI COOPER as Julie Nichols, SARAH STILES as Sandy Lester, JOHN BEHLMANN as Max Von Horn, ANDY GROTELUESCHEN as Jeff Slater, JULIE HALSTON as Rita Mallory, MICHAEL McGRATH as Stan Fields, and REG ROGERS as Ron Carlisle.

Music Legend Andreas Carlsson Joins VEZT as Chief Strategy Officer, More Industry Hea Photo Music Legend Andreas Carlsson Joins VEZT as Chief Strategy Officer, More Industry Heavyweights Added to Advisory Board
by Macon Prickett - Apr 18, 2018

VEZT, the company that lets fans share ownership with artists in their favorite songs, announced today the hiring of music mogul Andreas Carlsson as Chief Strategy Officer. Carlsson is known for his writing collaborations with a wide range of world famous musicians including Katy Perry, NSync, The Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Celine Dion and many more. Carlsson is an investor in, and advisor to, Soundtrap, which was sold to Spotify in 2017.

Broadway-Bound TOOTSIE Starring Santino Fontana Will Play Pre-Run in Chicago Photo Broadway-Bound TOOTSIE Starring Santino Fontana Will Play Pre-Run in Chicago
by Julie Musbach - Jan 24, 2018

TOOTSIE's story is hitting the stage! Scott Sanders Productions announced today that the world premiere of the new comedy musical, TOOTSIE, will play a pre-Broadway engagement this fall at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL) from September 11 October 14. TOOTSIE will come to Broadway in spring 2019.

PARAMOUR Soars Into Final Two Weeks on the Great White Way
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

Cirque du Soleil Theatrical's smash production of Paramour, the organization's first show created specifically for Broadway begins its final two weeks. There are only 16 performances remaining to see Broadway's high-flying spectacle before the final credits roll on April 16.

Andreas Carlsson Videos

Desmond Child Unveils First Single from Live Album VideoDesmond Child Unveils First Single from Live Album
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 27, 2019

The iconic Grammy-winning and Emmy nominated songwriter-producer Desmond Child has shared the first track, “Livin' On A Prayer” from his upcoming album DESMOND CHILD LIVE, available worldwide on October 25 via BMG. The track can be heard and serves as sneak preview to this new live album showcasing Child's global mega-hits recorded at Feinstein's/54 Below in New York City.

Tonys TV: Best Book of a Musical, Robert Horn VideoTonys TV: Best Book of a Musical, Robert Horn
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2019

Robert Horn has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical for Tootsie.

BWW TV: Les Miz at the Bowl Grand Finale Performance
by Eddie Varley - Aug 13, 2008

Well, here it is folks ?the LES MIZ finale - footage from the Opening Night performance at The Hollywood Bowl. From the overwhelming e-mail response we've received re: the LES MIZ pieces on BWW, we know it was clearly worth the trip to the West Coast to bring you comprehensive coverage.