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Sophie Zelmani Sunrise Tour in HongKong 2019

Sophie Zelmani Sunrise Tour in HongKong 2019

4 Jun 2019 (Tue) 8:15 PM - 4 Jun 2019 (Tue) 10:15 PM

Organized by Post Wave Music

Description

Presenter: Sunden Entertainment

Co-Presenter: AC Orange / WantU Music

Event Description:

Sophie Zelmani is a Swedish singer-songwriter who released her first single in 1995, called "Always You".

Zelmani was born in the suburbs of Stockholm in 1972. Her father bought the family a guitar when Zelmani was 14. Despite no professional music training, Zelmani became a songwriter and recorded some songs at a local studio. After she mailed the demos to three record companies, Zelmani was offered a record deal by Sony Music Sweden.

Sophie Zelmani recorded her debut, eponymous album with Sony in 1995. The album was produced and arranged by Lars Halapi and co-produced by Patrik Sventelius, who also played guitar. She described the process of making the album: "In the beginning Lars and I spent a few months in the studio. We had fun and then picked the musicians. We recorded in two weeks but the whole thing took half a year." By 1997, Zelmani's debut album had sold 200,000 copies in Europe and Asia Pacific, before moving to the US market, distributed by Columbia Records. Zelmani said, "I had no ambitions to go abroad. I knew I wanted to make a record. That's all I wanted." Columbia's marketing campaign included CD sampler giveaways, consumer press, and rotation on Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) flights between Scandinavia and the US.

Zelmani has continued to record albums while making only a small number of public appearances due to shyness. She won a best newcomer award in Sweden's Grammy awards in 1996.

Zelmani has also contributed music to the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Dawson's Creek. Her cover of Bob Dylan's "Most of the Time" appears on the soundtrack to Masked and Anonymous.

Her song "Stand By" appeared in the film Independence Day (1996). Her song "Always You" appeared in the film My Best Friend's Wedding (1997).

Zelmani's "Going Home" from Sing and Dance was covered in Mandarin Chinese as "Passenger" by Faye Wong on To Love.

Ticketing Information

Tickets are available from 20 March 2019 at 10am at www.cityline.com, Telephone booking hotline at (852)2111-5333 (10am-8pm) and Cityline Outlets at Tom Lee Music and MacPherson Stadium.

Tickets Price (All Standing):

$650

Notice to Ticket-Buyers

  1. One person per ticket. Person below 6 are not admitted.
  2. Tickets sold are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
  3. Please note that ticket redemption service will be available at performing venue. Should you choose self-redemption, please bring along the credit card which you used for booking to redeem tickets at nearby Cityline UTDM (Ticket Dispensing Machines) at the earliest convenience.
Organizer
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Post Wave Music
Indie Label-Artists Management | Performance and Event Promotion | Music Journalism獨立音樂廠牌,演出代理,音樂媒體Post Wave Culture is a culture company actively involving in artist management, performance organization & promotion and music journalism. We now have two offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai to develop business around East-Asia.後浪潮文化公司主營業務為藝人經紀、演出策劃和推廣及音樂媒體運營。我們現擁有香港及上海分部,致力於發展東亞地區的相關業務。