The gorgeous Zara Larsson is a Swedish singer-songwriter and singer who gained national recognition in Sweden at the age of 10 when she won the Swedish Got Talent Show in 2008. In 2012 she was signed by TEN Recording Label and in 2013 she made her first Extended Play album.
Zara was named one of the 30 most influential teenagers of 2016 and was at the UEFA EURO in France where she performed at the opening and closing ceremonies. In addition, the talented singer has won several prizes and has been nominated for other prestigious awards.
In addition to her biography, this play will give you details about her singing career, her love life, and other fascinating facts about Zara Larsson.
Zara Larsson Biography (Age)
The Swedish singer cum songwriter has Zara Maria Larsson as her full name, she was born on December 16, 1997, and her birthplace was Karolinska University Hospital in Solna, a town in the Swedish county of Stockholm.
She has a sister named Hanna who likes her. She is also a musician and member of the band Hanna & Andrea. There is no concrete information about her education, but she revealed in an interview that she was accepted into the Adolf Fredrik Music School, which she declined because she had no intention of becoming a chorister.
Childhood and Singing Career
The Swedish singer started her career at the age of 10 when she won the Swedish Got Talent Show in 2008, which brought her national recognition and she was signed by TEN Recording Label in 2012. The following year her first Extended Play was released, entitled “Introducing”. “Uncover” was the main single of the EP and reached number 1 in the charts of Sverigetopplistan and DigiListan. The single was also ranked number one in Norway.
After a few years, Zara dropped the single entitled “Lush Life” from her second album. The single was so good that it achieved a good ranking in countries like Norway, Ireland, Switzerland, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Austria, Great Britain, and the Netherlands.
As her fame grew, Zara Larsson was listed as one of the 30 most influential teenagers of 2016. In 2017, she had the privilege of being on the same stage with music icon John Legend during the Nobel Peace Prize concert on December 11, 2017. Zara is currently working on her third studio album, and earlier this year (January 2018) Forbes listed her in the entertainment section of “30 Under 30 Europe”.
The Swedish singer is also known for winning numerous awards, including five times the prize for the best female live artist in Sweden. She has won the P3 Gold Award in the “Song of the Year” category. This was in 2016 and for her hit “Lush Life”. Zara also won the Best New Act Award at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2016 and in 2017 she won the Artist of the Year award at the Grammys. 2018 was also a successful year for the singer, as she received further Grammis in the Album of the Year and Song of the Year categories for her album “SoGood” and the song “Only You”.
Personal Life, Who’s Her Boyfriend?
Zara’s personal life is not left out, as she admits that she admires and appreciates the music legend Beyonce very much. She is also known as a feminist and is often referred to as a “man-hater” by her followers in social media because of her general opinion about men. However, there were rumors that she had a relationship with Justin Bieber, the American pop singer, and Niall Horan a few years ago. She ended the rumors when she said she was single.
Currently, Zara Larsson is in a relationship with Brian H. Whittaker, a British model with the IMG models. The duo is said to have met on Twitter in 2015 but started dating two years later.
Zara Larsson Height
Zara Larsson has a slender physique, complemented by a height of 5 feet 6 inches and a weight of 59 kg. She has golden-brown hair and blue eyes.