Björn Åkesson

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Björn Åkesson
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Swedish native, Björn Åkesson has taken the Trance scene by storm ever since the success of early productions like Havannah and Perfect Blue which both received huge support from big players such as Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, Ferry Corsten as well as radio play on some of the most listened to stations in the world.

Shortly after, Björn was signed to the world renowned Armada Music and Future Sound of Egypt imprints and began to tour the globe with appearances at high profile clubs and festivals such as Privilege Ibiza, Space Sharm and GlobalGathering to name a few.

Work in the studio continued to produce high quality hits which were all picked up and supported heavily across the scene, Painting Pyramids in particular gained critical acclaim and raised Bjorn’s profile to the higher echelons of the Trance scene. Bjorn has also remixed a wide range of artists across the spectrum including Ørjan Nilsen, Porter Robinson, W&W and more, once again showing the diversity of his music.

Now well respected amongst his peers, Bjorn has experimented with new styles of Trance and has been successful in pioneering his own blend of Electro Trance with tracks such as Gunsmoke and Breathe in particular receiving great support.

Björn’s stock continues to rise globally and now finds himself touring the world and playing alongside some of the most respected artists on the Trance scene including Armin van Buuren, Markus Schulz, Aly & Fila as well as many more of his peers.

With more genre-bending productions in the pipeline and an ever growing tour schedule, the future looks bright as Björn paves the way for new artists within the scene.
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Singles & EPs

FRA009 Björn Åkesson - Sunchaser album art Akesson* Sunchaser (Single) Fraction Records FRA009 UK 2008 Sell This Version
FSOE 006, FSOE006 Björn Åkesson - Flavour Park / Without You album art Akesson* Flavour Park / Without You (EP) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE 006, FSOE006 Egypt 2009
FSOE016, FSOE 016 Björn Åkesson - Sandcastle Express / Robot Religion album art Bjorn Akesson* Sandcastle Express / Robot Religion (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE016, FSOE 016 Egypt 2010
FSOE042, FSOE 042 Björn Åkesson - Xantic album art Bjorn Akesson* & Jwaydan Bjorn Akesson* & Jwaydan - Xantic (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE042, FSOE 042 Egypt 2011
TY003 Björn Åkesson - Zahi album art Sean Tyas & Bjorn Akesson* Sean Tyas & Bjorn Akesson* - Zahi (Single) Tytanium Recordings TY003 Switzerland 2011
FSOE028, FSOE 028 Björn Åkesson - Painting Pyramids album art Bjorn Akesson* Painting Pyramids (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE028, FSOE 028 Egypt 2011 Sell This Version
FSOE056, FSOE 056 Björn Åkesson - Sand Theme (FSOE250 Anthem) album art Aly & Fila Vs Bjorn Akesson* Aly & Fila Vs Bjorn Akesson* - Sand Theme (FSOE250 Anthem) (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE056, FSOE 056 Egypt 2012
FSOE047, FSOE 047 Björn Åkesson - Castle Technology / Hello Space album art Bjorn Akesson* Castle Technology / Hello Space (EP) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE047, FSOE 047 Egypt 2012
FSOE059, FSOE 059 Björn Åkesson - Sol / Gunsmoke album art Bjorn Akesson* Sol / Gunsmoke (EP) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE059, FSOE 059 Egypt 2013
FSOE076, FSOE 076 Björn Åkesson - Slam! album art Bjorn Akesson* Slam! (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE076, FSOE 076 Egypt 2013
FSOE064, FSOE 064 Björn Åkesson - Breathe album art Bjorn Akesson* Breathe (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE064, FSOE 064 Egypt 2013
FSOE079, FSOE 079 Björn Åkesson - Regulators album art Sied van Riel & Bjorn Akesson* Sied van Riel & Bjorn Akesson* - Regulators (Single) FSOE Recordings, FSOE Recordings FSOE079, FSOE 079 Egypt 2014
FSOEX003A, FSOEX 003A Björn Åkesson - The Next Episode album art Bjorn Akesson* & Sied van Riel Bjorn Akesson* & Sied van Riel - The Next Episode (Single) FSOE Excelsior FSOEX003A, FSOEX 003A Egypt 2014
FSOE128A, FSOE 128A Björn Åkesson - Paper Dreams album art Bjorn Akesson* Paper Dreams (Single) FSOE Recordings FSOE128A, FSOE 128A Egypt 2015
FSOEX010 Björn Åkesson - Astro album art Bjorn Akesson* Astro (Single) FSOE Excelsior FSOEX010 Egypt 2015

DJ Mixes

88875143502 Björn Åkesson - Future Sound Of Egypt 400 album art Aly & Fila, Standerwick*, Bjorn Akesson* Aly & Fila, Standerwick*, Bjorn Akesson* - Future Sound Of Egypt 400 (Comp) Armada (4) 88875143502 Europe 2015 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

ASOT103 Björn Åkesson - Perfect Blue album art Akesson* Perfect Blue (Single) A State Of Trance ASOT103 Netherlands 2008 Sell This Version
FSOEX013 Björn Åkesson - Pharaon album art Heatbeat (2) & Bjorn Akesson* Heatbeat (2) & Bjorn Akesson* - Pharaon FSOE Excelsior FSOEX013 Egypt 2015
FSOE180 Björn Åkesson - Desert Style album art Bjorn Akesson* Desert Style FSOE Recordings FSOE180 Egypt 2016
PT046, Pure Trance 046, PURETRANCE046 Björn Åkesson - Language album art Bjorn Akesson* Language Pure Trance Recordings, Pure Trance Recordings, Pure Trance Recordings PT046, Pure Trance 046, PURETRANCE046 UK 2016
PRFLU086 Björn Åkesson - Extra Life album art Bjorn Akesson* Extra Life Perfecto Fluoro PRFLU086 UK 2017
FSOE259 Björn Åkesson - Circles album art Bjorn Akesson* Circles FSOE Recordings FSOE259 Egypt 2017
DR029 Björn Åkesson - Knight album art Bjorn Akesson* Knight Degenerate Records (3) DR029 Switzerland 2018
CLHR312 Björn Åkesson - Memoria album art Dennis Sheperd & Bjorn Akesson* Dennis Sheperd & Bjorn Akesson* - Memoria Coldharbour Recordings CLHR312 Germany 2018
DR008 Björn Åkesson - Vival album art Bjorn Akesson* Vival Degenerate Records (3) DR008 Switzerland 2018

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hashamimran0

hashamimran0

April 3, 2016
All of his songs are worth a listen...breathe is just to good
Srbine

Srbine

February 13, 2009
If you would be curious on which trance artist Sweden has Bjorn Akesson would be the answer to give. Bjorn is fresh in the scene but has already won many djs respect and offcourse hes been signed twice on Armin van buurens label. His song "perfect blue" has already become cult status in many trance lovers hearts.
As you can hear in Bjorns music this is serious, beautiful and you can feel it in your heart that Bjorn really gives 100% in the studio. I think i dont only speak for my self when i say that Bjorn is a big part in the Trance future.

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