Freda'

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Freda'
Origin Gnosjö, Sweden
Genres Pop
Years active 1983-1993 (reunited in 2009-2010)

Freda' (Swedish for Friday) is a pop group from Gnosjö in Sweden. It was first active from 1983–1993. Singer and songwriter Uno Svenningsson had a solo career before the band was re-united in 2009. The group is named for "Friday" (the day of the week) because they won a rock band competition on a Friday. The group broke through in 1986 with the song "Vindarna". They received a Grammis award in 1988[1] and again in 1990.

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Studio albums
Year Album Peak positions
SWE
[2]
1984 En människa
1986 Välkommen Hero 37
1988 Tusen eldar 3
1990 Undan för undan 3
1993 Alla behöver 7
2010 Ett mysterium 11
2014 Beväpna dig med tanken 44
Compilations
Year Album Peak positions
SWE
[2]
1984 Samling 1983-93 25
1993 Allt man kan önska sig  –
2000 Hits  –
2002 Uno & Freda' Samling 2002  –
2006 Det bästa med Freda' & Uno  –
2010 Äntligen här igen - Samlade hits sedan 1984 24

Singles[change | change source]

Charting at Sverigetopplistan
Year Single Peak positions
SWE
[2]
1986 "Vindarna" 8
1988 "Det måste gå" 6
1990 "Allt man kan önska sig" 20
1993 "Allt man kan önska sig" 35
Others singles (Svensktoppen and Sverige Tracks)
  • 1988: "I en annan del av världen"
  • 1991: "Det saknas lite värme"
  • 1993: "Så länge jag lever"
Other singles (non-charting)
  • 1984: "Livsviktigt"
  • 1984: "En människa"
  • 1986: "Doktorn"
  • 1986: "Ingen kan förklara"
  • 1988: "Jag kan se dig"
  • 1991: "Erika"
  • 1993: "Alla behöver"
  • 2009: "Bäste vän"
  • 2010: "Gå aldrig ensam"
  • 2010: "Det måste gå - 2010"

References[change | change source]

  1. "Freda'" (in English). Bluedessert. http://www.bluedesert.dk/freda.html. Retrieved 9 June 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Freda' discography". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. http://swedishcharts.com/showinterpret.asp?interpret=Freda'. Retrieved 27 November 2014.