Queen Of The Clouds (Blueprint Edition)
Also that year, she won 's Platinum Guitar prize, which is awarded to accomplished Swedish songwriters. Retrieved 11 April 2016 — via. . The nominations for untelevised Best Swedish Act alone include Icona Pop, Avicii, Tove Lo. She decided to focus on her own tracks, spending six months in her shed studio producing a , while doing session singing to support herself.
She learned to play the and became knowledgeable about and. To promote the record, she released two short films directed by featuring tracks from the album. Enter Queen of the Clouds in the search field and then press Enter. At a party celebrating Icona Pop's first record deal, she used the opportunity to foist her demo on a staff member at their label, leading to a publishing deal with Warner Chappell and a trip to L. In 2014, Lo was signed to Max Martin's and offered a recording deal.
The singer has often said in interviews that she is unapologetically proud of her body. It became her first charting release in Sweden where it peaked at number 13. Influences Lo grew up idolising , inspired by grunge culture and the polarising lyrics of her music and her band,. Maxie Molotov-Smith from Fortitude Magazine gave the album 4. It was released on 24 September 2014 by Island Records. It was digitally released on 12 August 2015.
After it disbanded, the artist pursued a career in songwriting and earned a publishing deal with in 2011. Lo's vocal performance on the song has been described as particularly yearning and broken. The singer addressed the situation via , stating that she was not even naked on the clip. By owning her mistakes, she turns them into strengths -- and delivers a winning first album in the process. Lo announced the release of Queen of the Clouds in an interview with on 19 August 2014. On 28 October 2016, the singer released her second studio album,.
. She returned in 2016 with her second album, Lady Wood, which delivered more of her signature mix of cool synth pop and frank lyrics. Lyrically, Lo sings of picking up her heart and choosing to no longer be a victim by living in the moment enjoy time with her lover before it runs out. It performed even more successfully elsewhere, peaking within the top 10 of the charts in Norway, the Netherlands, France, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia. Musically, it is a -inspired song, and creates a calming atmosphere compared to that of. She has collaborated with many artists like , , , , , and.
She described her music as like a therapist where she could sing about things she would not normally dare to speak about. She formed the rock band Tremblebee in 2006. Which it is to a girl as well. She has one older brother. You hear every swear word, in Swedish and English, on the radio, and kids will be singing along. Retrieved 25 February 2016 — via Facebook. Discussing the process of writing for other artists, the singer told that she avoids drawing from her own experiences so that the songs do not become personal.
The 2014 album releases of 's , 's , and 's featured tracks co-written by Lo. The latter gained her a substantial online following. Lyrically, the album's themes center on the stages of a relationship, including passion, love and break-ups. The album was a Top Ten hit in Sweden and a Top 20 hit in the U. Lo worked with several writers and producers such as The Struts, , , Alx Reuterskiöld, and. Chords and sounds build from the lyric and rhythm, kind of. It was my dear godmother who decided to call me Tove Lo, after that lynx.
He liked her demo and subsequently introduced her to a songwriting group which included The Struts and Hjelt. Her musical style is often described as dark, idiosyncratic and raw. The singer was later named 's You Oughta Know and 's On the Verge artist. Her music uses a dynamic mix of prominent , quiet verses and thunderous choruses indebted to the template of. Working with producers , , and , she became a successful songwriter recording and released her own compositions independently.