Erik Hassle

Erik Hassle

 

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Kaj Erik Persson Hassle[1] (born 26 August 1988), better known as Erik Hassle, is a Swedish pop singer and songwriter. His career started in 2008 with his first single, "Hurtful", which eventually reached #11 in Sweden and peaked at #2 in Denmark.[2] His most successful single to date, "No Words", reached the Top 10 of the Global and U.S. Spotify Viral Chart and achieved Gold certification in both Sweden and Denmark.[3][4]

Hassle, who signed to Island Records in 2009,[5] has released four albums, most recently Innocence Lost in January 2017.[6] Aside from solo work, he has cowritten a number of songs for other singers, including Shakira and Rihanna's "Can't Remember to Forget You".[7] He won a Danish Gaffa award and two Swedish awards, a Grammis and a P3 Guld.[8][9][10]

Saluted as "the new, young Robbie Williams"[11] upon his international debut, Hassle has been described as "a voice steeped in simmering sultry soul, a funked-up sense of international swagger, and unbridled lyrical honesty."[3]

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Highlights10

Missing You
Song
Missing You is a song by musical artist Erik Hassle, released on December 16, 2016.
If Your Man Only Knew
Song
If Your Man Only Knew is a song by musical artist Erik Hassle, released on April 8, 2016.
Hurtful
 
"Hurtful" is the debut single by Swedish singer/songwriter Erik Hassle, taken from his album Hassle.
Don't Bring Flowers
 
"Don't Bring Flowers" is a song by Swedish singer-songwriter Erik Hassle.

Photos - Erik Hassle25

Popular Albums11

Album Appearances & References6

Popular Songs15

Collaborators & Influencers7

Awards & Nominations1

Videos36

Spotify - Albums & Singles38

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On12

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles8

No Words by Erik Hassle Songfacts
  –  March 3, 2017
Swedish singer-songwriter Erik Hassle is best known for featuring on the English version of Stromrae's hit single "Alors On Danse" and co-writing Shakira and Rihanna's "Can't Remember To Forget You." This mournful song finds Hassle unable to express his ...
Erik Hassle – Innocence Lost (Album Review)
  –  January 27, 2017
Bursting onto the scene in 2008, at only twenty years old, Swedish Singer/Songwriter Erik Hassle took his region by storm with the single “Hurtful,” which ranked #2 on Swedish charts, winning him a Swedish Grammis Award. Well-known for his creative ...
Jon ALi Interview: Erik Hassle Leaves Sweden Behind On ‘Innocence Lost’ – Out Now!
  –  January 27, 2017
As a singer in his own right, he’s supplied us with a number ... Jon ALi: Why give the album the title Innocence Lost? What does it mean to you? Erik Hassle: The title is called ‘Innocence Lost‘ because the title felt like it represented the whole ...
Erik Hassle Innocence Lost
  –  January 27, 2017
“Innocence Lost” is the upcoming fourth overall studio album by Swedish singer-songwriter Erik Hassle. It’s scheduled to be released on January 27th, 2017 via TEN Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment. It comes preceded by the lead single “No ...
Erik Hassle enlists Gorgon City and more for ‘Innocence Lost’ LP [Album Review]
  –  February 1, 2017
There was a point in 2015 where a well-earned peak in Erik Hassle’s career was met with a crash ... contender amongst this assorted range of material from the TEN approved musician. Name drops aside, Hassle carries his own from start to finish ...
Erik Hassle on Losing His ‘Innocence,’ Prince and David Bowie: Interview
  –  January 31, 2017
Despite everything, music continues to provide an escape—even when art imitates life. On his hypnotic Innocence Lost, released January 27, Swedish songwriting virtuoso Erik Hassle grapples with uncertainty, heartbreak and even death, finding catharsis ...
Erik Hassle – Innocence Lost (Album Review)
  –  January 27, 2017
Bursting onto the scene in 2008, at only twenty years old, Swedish Singer/Songwriter Erik Hassle took his region by storm with ... “Breaking the Waves” feels much more melancholy while the music mimic the song’s title with crashing passion.
Jon ALi Interview: Erik Hassle Leaves Sweden Behind On ‘Innocence Lost’ – Out Now!
  –  January 27, 2017
Erik Hassle: I don’t know, I think so. But five years from now, I might develop into another genre of what I’m doing as far as being a writer/artist. Maybe sign other artists or something. But I feel like I wanna keep being a music person because I ...

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