Ace of Base
|Genres:||Dance Pop / Rock|
|Tags:||pop dance 90s swedish female vocalists eurodance|
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This Swedish pop band achieved their breakthrough in 1993 with the Denniz Pop -produced worldwide number 1, All That She Wants. The comparisons to a fellow Swedish band seemed obvious - two female vocalists, one blonde, one brunette, and two male musicians, playing catchy dance-inflected pop music. The band, who originally recorded as Tech Noir, was formed by two sisters, Malin Berggren (31 October 1970, Gothenburg, Sweden; vocals) and Jenny Berggren (b. 19 May 1972, Gothenburg, Sweden; vocals), and their brother Jonas Berggren (b. 21 March 1967, Gothenburg, Sweden; programming), with fourth member Ulf Ekberg (b. 6 December 1970, Gothenburg, Sweden; programming). Before their breakthrough the sisters sang in church choirs in their native Gothenburg, while brother Jonas and close friend Ekberg perfected their expertise in new technology. Their chart-friendly combination of pop and reggae was further revealed on Wheel Of Fortune, Happy...