Tonight multi-platinum selling artist Loreen, signed to Warner Music Sweden, won the Eurovision Song Contest for her country, following a breath-taking performance of her number one song 'Euphoria'. Sweden claimed victory with 372 points, 113 points higher than second-placed Russia.
Loreen's winning song 'Euphoria' is the best-selling single in Sweden so far this year, it has already spent six weeks at the top of the Swedish singles chart and gone five times Platinum. Away from home, 'Euphoria' has reached the number one spot in Finland, top five in Norway, and the top 10 on various charts in Denmark, the Netherlands, Israel and the Baltics.
Jonas Siljemark, President, Warner Music Nordic said, "Congratulations to Loreen on her thrilling performance and well-deserved win. She's an artist with a fantastic voice and presence."
Björn Lindborg, General Manager, Warner Music Sweden commented, "Loreen is a unique talent and the Eurovision Song Contest has provided a great platform from which to launch her career as an international star."
Loreen is currently in the studio focusing on her upcoming album - an album that promises to meld her signature haunting sound with strong melodies and top Swedish production.
Source: Warner Music Group