Lars A. Fredriksen
Lars A. Fredriksen ( born February 8, 1971 in Skien ) is a Norwegian pop singer who in 1998 took part in the Euro Vision Song Contest.
Lars Fredriksen began early with the singing. He is in Norway primarily known as a soloist many songs Founded 1988 Oslo Gospel Choir, as for example in 1992 by their Norwegian Christmas song En stjerne skinner i natt (Eng. " A star shines in the night "), which later included in many hymnals, translated into Swedish (En stjärna lyser så clear) and has been interpreted by many other singers, for example, in Swedish by Carola Häggkvist. The Oslo Gospel Choir, he traveled to different countries, and they sold over 700,000 CDs.
On 28 February 1998 Fredriksen won the Norwegian Melodi Grand Prix qualifying round for Euro Vision Song Contest with the title ALTID summer ( Eng.: " Always Summer " ) by David Eriksen, so he was allowed to go to Norway for the competition to Birmingham. In Birmingham, the song reached a good eighth place. Published in 1999, Fredriksen the album Pleased to Meet You.