Timo Räisänen was born in Gothenburg, Sweden on 25 July 1979. He has been part of Håkan Hellström's band, and has also played in the band Her Majesty. In 2004 he started his solo career.
Räisänen's mother was born in India by an Anglo-Indian mother and a Swedish father. His father was Finnish but was brought up in Brazil. After his parents married they moved to Sweden. The title of his 2006 album 'I'm Indian' refers to his mother's ancestry.
In 2007 Räisänen received the P3 Guld award, where he was named best living artist of 2007.
Räisänen frequently features songs written by other artists on the B-side of his singles. In 2008 he released an album titled '...And Then There Was Timo' consisting of a handful of newly recorded covers.
In 2009, he sang along with In Flames, in their song "Alias" live. Räisänen has also made his own acoustic cover version of In Flames's The Mirror's Truth.
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Альбомы и синглы:
- The Anatomy of Timo Räisänen [альбом]
- Lovers Are Lonely [10.11.2004, сингл]
- Don't Let the Devil Ruin It All [23.02.2005, сингл]
- Lovers Are Lonely [16.03.2005, альбом]
- Pussycat [06.07.2005, сингл]
- Bollen måste dö [2006, сингл]
- I’m Indian [29.03.2006, альбом]
- Let's Kill Ourselves a Son [06.09.2006, сингл]
- Sweet Marie [09.05.2007, сингл]
- Love Will Turn You Around [29.08.2007, альбом]
- My Valentine [26.09.2007, сингл]
- Sixteen [30.01.2008, сингл]
- Spill Your Beans [28.05.2008, сингл]
- About You Now [05.11.2008, сингл]
- ...And Then There Was Timo [26.11.2008, альбом]
- Endeavor [19.09.2012, альбом]