Ivan Pedersen

Ivan Pedersen

Real Name:
Ivan Pedersen
Danish vocalist, drummer and producer. Born 22. april 1950.
Founded the band McKinleys in 1966. After 13 years and 5 albums they split up in 1980. In 1981 Ivan writes for other artists and joins up with Peter Grønbæk to form Taxie (2). Taxie candidates for The Danish European song contest 1982, but gets very few points and ends up in last position. From 1982 to 1988 he has great pop succes with the duo Laban together with Lecia Jönsson, achieving chart positions in the USA, East Asia, South America and Scandinavia. Simultaneously Ivan sings backing vocals with Henning Stærk, Poul Krebs, Moonjam and others. In 1989 he releases one album with Ivan & The Smallwonders and after that starts a recording studio with his friend Søren Jacobsen. In 1992 while singing with Moonjam he meets old friends, and starts Backseatboys, later Backseat. That year he also, with Søren Jacobsen, wrote the song "The Perfect way" performed by Ester Brohus, winning the title as the danish "Hit of the Year". Throughout his carrer, Ivan Pedersen has been acclaimed for his vocal skills and he is frequently seen as backing vocalist in various settings in the studio and on stage with major danish artists. In 1995 he is nominated for a danish Grammy in the category "Singer of the Year, a prize that he finally wins in 1996. From 2001 to 2004 he releases soloalbums "Monogram" and "Udenfor Nummer, Men Venligt Ment". In 2006 the 40 years anniversary boxed set "Memo" is released.
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Ivan Pedersen Discography Tracks


SILLYCD01 Ivan Pedersen Monogram(CD, Album, Dob) Silly Songs SILLYCD01 Denmark 2001 Sell This Version
APCD 60041 Peter Belli, Ivan Pedersen, Stephan Grabowski Peter Belli, Ivan Pedersen, Stephan Grabowski - Konger For En Aften(CD, Album) ArtPeople APCD 60041 Denmark 2003 Sell This Version
SILLYCD2 Ivan Pedersen Uden For Nummer, Men Venlig Stemt(CD, Album) Silly Songs SILLYCD2 Denmark 2004 Sell This Version
TARGET1620CD Ivan Pedersen Min Verden Er Venlig(CD, Album) Target Records (7) TARGET1620CD Denmark 2016 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

T 8569 Poul Krebs, Gitte Naur, Ivan Pedersen & Henning Stærk Poul Krebs, Gitte Naur, Ivan Pedersen & Henning Stærk - Det Blå Hotel(7") Sonet T 8569 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
SILLYPROMOSCD1 Ivan Pedersen Når Jeg Sover(CD, Single, Promo) Silly Songs SILLYPROMOSCD1 Denmark 1999 Sell This Version
APSCD 41001 Peter Belli / Ivan Pedersen / Stephan Grabowski Peter Belli / Ivan Pedersen / Stephan Grabowski - Konger For En Aften(CD, Single) ArtPeople APSCD 41001 Denmark 2003 Sell This Version
Ivan Pedersen Uden En Forklaring (Single) Target Records Europe 2016 Sell This Version
SILLYPROMOSCD4 Ivan Pedersen Giv Mig En Gud(CD, Single, Promo) Silly Songs SILLYPROMOSCD4 Denmark Unknown Sell This Version


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April 23, 2015
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