Swedish-born Finnish singer known to be among Finland’s best-selling musical performers ever, with an increase of than 800,000 information offered. He burst onto the music picture in 1995 by earning the Seinäjoki Tangomarkkinat Tango Competition. Then released his self-title debut recording. He was called Male Soloist of the entire year in 1998. He displayed Finland in the 2004 Eurovision competition. He was created to Raimo and Raija Sillanpaa. He arrived as gay in 2006. He and Samuli Edelmann are two of Finland’s top selling singers.