Aurora Aksnes, born on 15 June 1996, known as Aurora, is a Norwegian singer, songwriter and producer. Her debut EP titled Running with the Wolves was released in May 2015 through Decca Records, which received widespread approval from national press and online music blogs. Later that year she released the backing track for the John Lewis Christmas advert by singing a cover of the song “Half the World Away” which was used in the Christmas advert for the retail giant called John Lewis in the UK in 2015.
Born in Stavanger, Norway, her father’s name is Jan Øystein Aksnes; a salesman in a German Firm and her mother’s name is May Britt Aksnes. He has two elder sisters named Miranda Aksnes and Viktoria Aksnes.
She has not dated anybody publicly yet.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Aurora Aksnes
- Nickname: Aurora
- Birthday: June 15, 1996
- Age:22 years old
- Gender: Female
- Birthplace: Stavanger, Norway
- Current Residence: Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
- Education: Not Available yet
- Profession: Singer, Songwriter and Producer
- Nationality: Norwegian
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: Unknown
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Eye Color: Blue
- Zodiac: Gemini
- Boyfriend: Not Available
- Net Worth: 3 Million USD
- Height: 5 feet 3 Inch (160 cm)
- Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs.)
Trivia and Facts, you may not know about Aurora
- Aurora considers Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen as having a huge influence on her style of music.
- Among her hobbies are reading and painting. She is a huge fan of the Harry Potter and Star Wars series.
- Aurora has a huge fan base and they are known as ‘Warriors and Weirdos’.
- In March 2015, she received a praised by Katy Perry who tweeted that her song Runaway made her heart aflutter. This tweet brought Aurora into the spotlight of millions of fans overnight.
- Visit Aurora’s official website @ aurora-music.com.
- For more info, contact Aurora on Twitter and Instagram.