Anita Hegerland is a singer, most known for her childhood career in Scandinavia, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg, and subsequent vocal contributions to Mike Oldfield's work, among others.
15 Facts About Anita Hegerland
Anita Hegerland is one of Norway's best-selling female artists in history.
Anita Hegerland is one of the best-selling solo singers in Norway, with sales of more than 7 million albums and singles.
Anita Hegerland's songs have been released on nearly 30 million albums worldwide, most of which are with Roy Black and Mike Oldfield.
Anita Hegerland is an actress and has appeared in Norwegian, German, Swiss, and Austrian films and television series.
Anita Hegerland has participated in Melodi Grand Prix in 1971,1972,1983, and in 2009.
Anita Hegerland came in as number four in 1971 and number three in 1972.
Anita Hegerland was discovered at age 8 by Fredrik Friis during a Christmas show where she was performing.
Anita Hegerland participated in the Norwegian final, but did not win.
Anita Hegerland continued as a pop singer in Germany and Scandinavia for several years and then pursued an adult vocal career.
Anita Hegerland met British musician Mike Oldfield while performing on his non-album single "Pictures in the Dark" in 1985.
Anita Hegerland has appeared on Billboard's top ten in several countries, including Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and West Germany.
Anita Hegerland was awarded the Norwegian gold record award for "Mitt sommarlov", which reached top rankings on VG-lista in Norway and Svensktoppen in Sweden.
Anita Hegerland appears on a number of other albums, including a number of albums with Mike Oldfield such as Islands, Earth Moving and Heaven's Open.
Anita Hegerland is a vocalist on Oldfield's single "Pictures in the Dark", which reached 50th in the United Kingdom in 1985.