Olle Ljungström

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Olle Ljungström
Olle Ljungström singing during the Forever Young tour in 2010
Background information
Birth nameLars Olof Gustaf Ljungström
Also known asKW
Born(1961-08-12)12 August 1961
Died4 May 2016(2016-05-04) (aged 54)
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, musician
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
Years active1977 – 2016
Associated actsReeperbahn

Lars Olof «Olle» Gustaf Ljungström (12 August 1961 – 4 May 2016) was a Swedish singer-songwriter and guitarist. Ljungström grew up in Vaxholm. He was vocalist and guitarist in the group Reeperbahn from 1979 until 1984. The group made three more full-length albums, Venuspassagen (1981), Peep-Show (1983) and Intriger (1983) before splitting up in 1984.[1][2] Since the early 1990s, he performed solo.

Ljungström was found dead in his home in Alingsås on 4 May 2016, aged 54.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Olle Ljungström död". DN.se. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  2. "Nils Hansson: Det var aldrig tryggt och pålitligt med Olle Ljungström". DN.SE. Retrieved 4 May 2016.
  3. "Olle Ljungström är död". Aftonbladet. 2016-05-04.