Dea is one of the most hard-working back-up singers in Sweden!
She truly loves her job and to back up others has become her lifestyle and passion.
Also writing music, touring, being creative and perform as a solo singer.
She grew up on a farm in the south of Sweden but at the age of 16 she moved to be able to study music full-time. After two years in Växjö she continued studying jazz and improv for two years at Fridhems Folkhögskola in Skåne.
She moved to Stockholm to study dance and theatre at Kulturama and Danshögskolan and Stockholm has now been her home for 20 years.
She has been touring, recording and working with a lot of swedish artists, such as;
Björn Skifs, Carola, Lena Philipsson, Jill Johnson, Nils Landgren, Tommy Körberg, Orup, Petter, Timbuktu, Lisa Nilsson ..to name some..
She worked for SVT (swedish television) for many years and one year in charge of the back-ups in the TV-show “Melodifestivalen” and have had the luck to participate eleven times at the “Eurovision song contest”
backing up Sweden, Malta, Azerbadjan and Australia.
2008 she joined the Canadian company Cirque Du Soleil for the european tour of the arena show “DELIRIUM“.
2009-2012 she was working in Las Vegas with Cirque Du Soleil in the show “VIVA ELVIS” where she got to sing and record a duet with Elvis voice. “Love Me Tender” that was released worldwide;
From 2012 til 2016 she toured the world with the band Roxette.
“-It is amazing, not only to actually be a part of one of the most successful bands in Sweden but also to be able to see the world, meet the fans from all over and travel to places I would never be able to see otherwise”.
Dea is now touring the nordic countries with one of her swedish favourites LISA NILSSON.
2014 she released her own EP “STORM“