is a Swedish singer and songwriter. In 2008 she received national fame for winning the talent show Talang
which is the Swedish version of Got Talent.
Then after winning the show Talang Zara enter in the music industry. Her first single was “Uncover” that topped the chart in Sweden and Norway.
Zara Maria Larsson was born December 16, 1997 in Stockholm, Sweden. She has one younger sister named Hanna who was born in 2000. Only at the age of 10 Zara won the title of Talang.
To win a spot in Talang
Zara sang the song “The Greatest Love of All”.
Zara’s career start quick after winning the title Talang
which is the Swedish version of Britain’s Got Talent in 2007. From the show she received the prize money of 500,000 SEK. For 4 years only very few of news was heard about Zara but in 2012 she signed her debut extended play. Her debute EP was called Introducing and was released on December 9, 2012. Her preview was of “Uncover” and was released as the album’s lead single. Soon it peaked at No. 1 on the both Sverigetopplistan and DigiListan charts as well as reached in No. 1 in Norway and at No.3 in Denmark and in 2013, February 25 song was certified Platinum in Sweden and was watched over 48 million times on Youtube. After that the same song was certified as the triple platinum in Sweden by Universal Music Sweden. Zara released her second EP through a preview of “She is Not Me (Pt.1 and Pt.2” on July 5, 2013 and on June 25, 2013 respectively. Zara revealed that she has signed a three-year contract with Epic Records in the United States on April 3, 2013.
Her first debut studio album was released on October 1, 2014 featuring the songs from “Introducing” and “Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself”. Her debute single “Lush Life” from her second studio album was released on 5 June 2015. The song was certified four times platinum in Sweden and was her second number one single. In countries like Australia, Denmark, Norway, Germany, Belgium the song was reached on top 5.
On 22 July 2015, Zara released a new song named “Never Forget You” with Grammy-nominated British singer MNEK. Later the song reached No.1 in Sweden, hit No.1 on Sweden’s Spotify charts, No.5 in UK, and No.3 in Australia.
Birth Name : Zara Maria Larsson
Birth Date : December 16, 1997
Birth Place : Stockholm, Sweden
Occupation : Singer Songwriter
Years active : 2008-present