Agnes Obel

Agnes Obel



Agnes Caroline Thaarup Obel (born 28 October 1980 in Gentofte, Copenhagen)[1] is a Danish singer, songwriter and musician. Her first album, Philharmonics, was released by PIAS Recordings on 4 October 2010 and was certified gold in June 2011 by the Belgian Entertainment Association (BEA) for sales of 10,000 Copies.[2] At the Danish Music Awards in November 2011, Agnes Obel won five prizes including : Best Album and Best Debut Artist.[3] Citizen of Glass, her third album, received IMPALA Album of the Year Award 2016.[4]



Mary is a song by musical artist Agnes Obel, released on May 26, 2017.
Spotify Sessions
Spotify Sessions is an album by musical artist Agnes Obel, released on March 24, 2017.
Citizen Of Glass
Citizen Of Glass is a song by musical artist Agnes Obel, released on February 3, 2017.
It's Happening Again
It's Happening Again is a song by musical artist Agnes Obel, released on November 18, 2016.

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Popular Songs11

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Minor Film Appearances & References4

TV Shows5

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Awards & Nominations2

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Spotify - Top Tracks10


News Articles7

Book Review: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy
  –  June 14, 2017
Agnes Obel has announced new 2017 dates, including a show at The Olympia Theatre this June. The 'Notorious' UFC fighter flew to the USA yesterday, reportedly to make a deal with the undefeated boxing champion after months of intense negotiations.
Agnes Obel: Independence Is a Quiet Space
  –  June 12, 2017
Agnes Obel’s music is only getting weirder, and she’s delighted. The Danish musician and producer is on the phone from Ireland, the latest leg of the European tour promoting her latest album Citizen of Glass: a tone poem of sorts honoring the idea ...
Agnes Obel – Olympia Theatre, Dublin
  –  June 12, 2017
An Agnes Obel gig is a lesson in black magic. Each element of her performance is carefully selected for its mystical properties, added in at exactly the right quantity and at precisely the right time. The result is a deeply enchanting night of music that ...
Danish singer Agnes Obel turned to eBay to get new record out
  –  June 8, 2017
Danish singer Agnes Obel shook things up on her latest record – with help from eBay. Third album Citizen of Glass features several instruments she’s never used before, including ones she hunted for on the online auction site, and others she secured ...
Late Junction
  –  June 7, 2017
Plus, hear a couple of cuts from Danish singer Agnes Obel's fantastic new concept album 'Citizen Of Glass', inspired by whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Danish singer-songwriter Agnes Obel reveals her love for Irish audiences ahead of Dublin gig
  –  June 2, 2017
SHE may be based all the way on the other side of Europe, but Danish singer-songwriter Agnes Obel continues to find a particular comfort in playing in front of Irish audiences. Irish audiences were early adopters of her sparse and haunting, harmony-based ...
Agnes Obel Live Session Friday, April 7th at Noon
  –  March 20, 2017
On Friday, April 7th at Noon, JPR will broadcast a live session with the amazing Agnes Obel on Open Air. This staggeringly talented No.1 artist across Europe, and a great live success in the UK, returns with a bigger sound, a bigger canvas and, for the ...

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