Silje Nergaard is a Norwegian singer and songwriter of International renown. She is without question Norway’s all-time best selling Jazz artist with a total 13 albums released over a career that spans 20 years. From the first moment she entered the music scene at the age of 16, Silje established herself as one of Norway’s strongest songwriters. Her first hit single “Tell Me Where You´re Going” (with Pat Metheny ) was an International chart success, reaching the # 1 position in Japan (where they actually named a wine after her!) and placing in the Top 10 throughout Scandinavia and the UK.Silje´s album “At First Light” is still by far the biggest selling Norwegian Jazz album ever according to the official Norwegian Pop charts. The album entered the VG Pop charts at #1 in the first week of release at the start of the millennium. Silje has recorded and performed her songs with Al Jarreau, Pat Metheny, Toots Thielemans, John Scofield, Morten Harket (A-ha) and many more.

Prizes

Grammy Nomination Album “A Thousand True Stories” Best Arrangement (Vince Mendoza). Silje recorded
this album with the Metropole Ochestra of Holland – 2010

Dutch Edison Jazz Vocal Award for vocals on Darkness Out of Blue – 2007

Årets Spellemann (Musician of the Year, Norwegian Grammy) – 2004

U.S.A Songwriting Contest Honorable Mention for “I Don`t Wanna See You Cry” – 1999

Silje is one of few Norwegian artists to have been successfully commercially released Worldwide including the major music markets of Germany, United Kingdom and the Far East (Japan, Hong Kong Taiwan, Korea). She tours regularly with her trio and band in these territories.

Her Latest Album

In the Spring of 2012, Silje Nergaard will release her latest endeavor – an album entitled “Unclouded”. The album finds her songs stripped down and based mostly around guitar accompaniments provided by her steady guitarists Hallgrim Bratberg and Håvar Bendiksen, and also guest guitar greats such as John Scofield, Knut Reiersrud, Georg Wadenius and Nils Petter Molvaer amongst others.

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Iain StewartPerfect. Xx

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Andreas N. AmonSilje, maybe you don't know the wealth you're blesses with. Right in this Moment I would apprechiate so much being right there! Wild Bit peavefull silence ...

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Steven LippmanCan't wait!

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Tone Melgård❤ 👍

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Rigmor OlsenEn flott sangerinne 🖒

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Ruud GroeneveldYou're my favourite singer of all times...

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Freddy van MaurikYay! Can't wait for the album!!

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Michaela WeberLooking forward to your new album! Greetings from Germany!

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Reinhard WieserGreat! Does your new album already have a title? Still listening to Unclouded and Chain of Days...

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Rüdiger PuchallaI take a cold Tuborg with the fish...

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Torsten GertzWow! Congratulations! And enjoy your meal.

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Kari Vabe BekkemellemJa det tror jeg😄

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Mikael SamuelssonJajamänsan 👍

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Michał MarekWhat is it?

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Paul BushbyNifty Knife work :)

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Gerd Jorun DahlNei❤️

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Jørgen MoaNope! ❤

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Iain StewartIf you did, you did it very well...although what would I know, as I don't like fish! 😫😊

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Goel KwakYummy lovely dinner ! :-D

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Karoline Hagen FossumBeautiful Silje, kan man også si!😊

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Nina Bjørndalen

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Vigdis Synnøve MartinsenNydelig, god påske. :)

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Jim van der SnoekAnd a beautiful girl as you can see!! 😍😍😍

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Frank UlrichThe new hairstyle looks really good

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Svein GuldbrandsenVest er best🎯

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Maria PinedaGod påske 🐥 🐣

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Marie HeinickeCool new Haircut!

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Jan De BeeHappy Easter, Silje!

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Jan De BeeI am finally getting your posts again. Thank you for posting your photos -- I love following you and your travels... and your music.

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Leo van CannNice picture!

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Hilde OttemNydelig Bilde ❤

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