Loreen facts: Swedish Eurovision singer's age, husband, children and career revealed

8 May 2024, 10:51

Who is Loreen? Swedish Eurovision winner’s history revealed
Who is Loreen? Swedish Eurovision winner’s history revealed. Picture: PA

Loreen is a true Eurovision icon.

The Swedish singer won the competition with her excellent track 'Euphoria' in 2012, and 11 years later she did it again with 'Tattoo'.

Loreen became the first person since Johnny Logan to win Eurovision more than once, and she'll be back when Sweden host the contest in 2024, 50 years since ABBA's 'Waterloo'.

  1. Who is Loreen?

    Loreen - Euphoria - Live - 2012 Eurovision Song Contest Semi Final 2

    Loreen is a Swedish pop singer and music producer who represented Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest.

    The contest took place in Baku in 2012, with Loreen winning the overall competition with the song 'Euphoria'.

    Loreen originally took part in the Idol TV competition in 2004, coming in fourth place.

    The following year she released her first single, 'The Snake', with the band Rob'n'Raz and became a television presenter on TV400.

    While working as a segment producer and director for several Swedish reality TV shows, she entered Melodifestivalen 2011 with the song 'My Heart Is Refusing Me', which became a top 10 hit in Sweden.

    She also had top 20 hits in Sweden with the singles 'Crying Out Your Name' in 2012 and 'Statements' in 2017.

  2. How old is Loreen now?

    Loreen's performance at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012
    Loreen's performance at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012. Picture: PA

    Lorine Zineb Noka Talhaoui, known professionally as Loreen, was born on October 16, 1983.

    Loreen celebrated her 40th birthday in 2023.

    She was born in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1983 to Moroccan-Berber immigrant parents. She was raised in a liberal Muslim household.

  3. Is Loreen married and does she have children?

    Loreen was in a relationship with Idol 2004 winner Daniel Lindström between 2004 and 2006.

    In early 2017, Loreen came out as bisexual.

    She is not married and does not have any children.