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Background information
Birth name Björk Guðmundsdóttir
Born November 21, 1965
Born place Reykjavík, Iceland
Genre(s) Electronica
Alternative Rock
Trip Hop
Years active 1977—present
Label(s) Elektra Records
Atlantic Records
One Little Indian Records
Mother Records
Associated acts Thom Yorke
The Sugarcubes
Tappi Tíkarrass
Website Website

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Björk Overview


Björk Guðmundsdóttir [ˈpjœr̥k ˈkvʏðmʏntsˌtoʊhtɪr] (help·info) (born 21 November 1965), known as Björk, is an Icelandic singer-songwriter, composer, actress and music producer, whose work includes three albums as lead singer of the alternative rock band the Sugarcubes, seven solo albums, and two film soundtracks, contributing to numerous others including the 1994 film Léon, in which "Venus as a Boy" was featured. Bjork is the single most original and pretty female in the world.

Mount Wittenberg Orca (2010) Volta (2007) Drawing Restraint 9 (2005) Medulla (2004) Greatest Hits (2002) Vespertine (2001) Selmasongs (2000) Homogenic (1997) Telegram (1997) Post (1995)

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Bjork, Snoop Dogg, Damon Albarn To Play Manchester International Festival 2011

March 17, 2011
Bjork, Snoop Dogg and Damon Albarn will all appear at this year's Manchester International festival. The event, which takes place across various locations over Manchester will see Bjork play six-dates at the festival, performing songs from her new album 'Biophalia'.  Read more 

The Kills' Alison Mosshart, Bjork For 'Sucker Punch' Film Soundtrack

February 25, 2011
The Kills' Alison Mosshart and Bjork are among a handful of musicians set to appear on the 'Sucker Punch' soundtrack. Mosshart and Autolux's Carla Azar team up to cover The Beatles' 'Tomorrow Never Knows', whilst Bjork's provides a remix of her 1995 single 'Army Of Me' for the soundtrack.  Read more 

Bjork Halfway Through Recording New Album

January 18, 2011
Bjork has revealed that she is halfway through recording a new album. The singer, whose last album 'Volta' was released in 2007, made the announcement in an interview with Icelandic newspaper, Fréttablaðið.  Read more 

Bjork Records New Song For Moomins 3D Movie

August 25, 2010
Bjork has recorded a new song for the forthcoming Moomins 3D movie, Moomins And The Comet Chase. The track, entitled 'The Comet Song', will be released as a digital download on September 6.  Read more 

Bjork And Dirty Projectors To Release Joint EP

June 24, 2010
Bjork and the Dirty Projectors are set to release a joint EP, entitled 'Mount Wittenberg Orca'. The seven-track effort was recorded in New York and includes songs originally written for a benefit concert in the city last year.  Read more 

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