Born Hanne Krogh Sundbø, 24 January 1956 in Haugesund
She recorded her first album in 1970 when she was 14 and has been a fixture in Norwegian popular music since then. In 1971 she won the Norwegian Eurovision Song Contest selection, the Melodi Grand Prix, with the pop-ballad “Lykken er…” (“Happiness Is…”). On this occasion she finished second last, but 14 years later she won the Eurovision Song Contest with Elisabeth Andreasson, whom together formed the duo Bobbysocks!. She also took part for Norway as a part of the quartet Just 4 Fun in the Eurovision Song Contest 1991.
Photo Johnny Leo Johansen(c)