Nilsen, Bjoern

Two songs written by Nilsen have been #1 hits in Norway this year, “Help Me Hold On” (Anders Brodersen), and “Baby Don’t Ask” (Linda Kvam + Big Hand).  His songs have been featured on the Netflix series DAG, and several Scandinavian TV Series, and he co-writes with aces such as Austin Church, Claudia Scott, Lawson Vallery, and Byron Hill.  The instrumental “Twangin'”, recorded by his band Nilsen’s Southern Harmony, is the theme song of the Oslo Americana Sessions Radio Show.

Other recent critically acclaimed hit releases such as Petter Baarli (Backstreet Girls) – “You Petter Be Good”, and Big Hand – “50 Years On The Road”, contain 3 and 4 tracks co-written by Nilsen (including the European top 3 single; Starting All Over Again), and he’s got seven cuts on the Big Hand + Benoni album, (including the European top 5 single; The Life and Times of a Singing Cowboy.


Posted in 2018 Featured Performers, Names K-N.