Stein Torleif Bjella

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Stein Torleif Bjella
Born (1968-04-07)7 April 1968
Ål, Norway
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation Singer
Songwriter
Guitarist
Notable work Heidersmenn (2009)
Vonde visu (2011)
Gode liv (2016)

Stein Torleif Bjella (born 7 April 1968) is a Norwegian songwriter, singer and guitarist.

Bjella was born in Ål, in the region of Hallingdal.[1] His first solo album Heidersmenn from 2009 was well received.[2] He was awarded Spellemannprisen for the 2011 folk music album Vonde visu. In 2013 he released his third solo album, Heim for å døy.[1] In 2016 he released the album Gode liv.[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Bergan, Jon Vidar. "Stein Torleif Bjella". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 10 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Bakke, Sven Ove; Hobbelstad, Inger Merete; Kvalshaug, Vidar; Nilsen, Morten Ståle (2012). Norske klassikere. Bøker, filmer, musikk, radio og TV fra 1945 til i dag (in Norwegian). Oslo: Spartacus. p. 461. ISBN 978-82-430-0560-0. 
  3. ^ "Stein Torleif Bjella – Gode liv (2016)". steintorleifbjella.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 22 October 2016. 
Awards
Preceded by
Ragnar Olsen
Recipient of the lyrics Edvardprisen
2014
Succeeded by
OnklP