Real Name:
Benny Allan Andersen
Profile:
Danish writer and poet, born 07.11.1929 in Vangede, died 16.08.2018 in Sorgenfri.
In general considered a living national house poet, in music he is mostly famous for penning the material for the Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen duo. After finishing school he earned a living as orchester and bar pianist. Having written "Svantes viser", he invited Povl Dissing to perform these posthumous ballads of Svante in 1973. The release also featured Benny on piano, and was the beginning of a long series of duo recordings and releases together with Povl Dissing.
Father of pop vocalist Maria Bramsen.
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Vocals

Benny Andersen - Over Adskillige Grænser album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Verdensborger I Danmark Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - Over Adskillige Grænser (Album) Rosen Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
PCLP 8023 Benny Andersen - I Al Slags Vejr album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Skandinavisk Förstås and 1 more… Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - I Al Slags Vejr(LP, Album) Pladecompagniet PCLP 8023 Denmark 1990 Sell This Version
EXLCD 30098 Benny Andersen - Til Rosalina album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen med The Brazz Brothers Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen med The Brazz Brothers - Til Rosalina(CD, Album, Dig) Exlibris EXLCD 30098 Denmark 2004 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

LGLP 3011 Benny Andersen - Hva' Skal Vi Lave album art Jesper Jensen og Klaus Rifbjerg Jesper Jensen og Klaus Rifbjerg - Hva' Skal Vi Lave(10", Album) Louisiana / Gyldendal Grammofonplader LGLP 3011 Denmark 1963 Sell This Version
LGLP 3013 Benny Andersen - Diskret Ophold album art Klaus Rifbjerg & Jesper Jensen Klaus Rifbjerg & Jesper Jensen - Diskret Ophold(LP, Album) Louisiana / Gyldendal Grammofonplader LGLP 3013 Denmark 1965 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Svantes Viser album art Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* - Svantes Viser (Album) Metronome, Abra Cadabra Production Denmark 1973 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Pigesind album art Mathilde (2) Forårsnat Mathilde (2) - Pigesind (Album) Exlibris, Exlibris Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
EXL 1 Benny Andersen - Svantes Allergiske Vise / Ninas Tema album art Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* - Svantes Allergiske Vise / Ninas Tema(7") Exlibris EXL 1 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Oven Visse Vande album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Barndommens Land and 7 more… Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - Oven Visse Vande (Album) Exlibris Denmark 1981 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Hymner Og Ukrudt album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Morgenhymne and 9 more… Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - Hymner Og Ukrudt (Album) Rosen Denmark 1984 Sell This Version
FMEF LP 2 Benny Andersen - Årets Koncert album art Various Svanesang Various - Årets Koncert(LP, Comp) Folkebevægelsen Mod EF FMEF LP 2 Denmark 1984 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Red Barnet album art Various Venne-Sang Various - Red Barnet (Comp) Red Barnet, Red Barnet Denmark 1985 Sell This Version
ROLP 43 Benny Andersen - Noder I Flere Farver album art Benny Andersen Benny Andersen - Noder I Flere Farver(LP, Album) Rosen ROLP 43 Denmark 1986 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Over Adskillige Grænser album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Månen Over Yangtzekiang and 5 more… Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - Over Adskillige Grænser (Album) Rosen Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - I Al Slags Vejr album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - I Al Slags Vejr - and 10 more… Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen - I Al Slags Vejr (Album) Pladecompagniet Denmark 1990 Sell This Version
CD 81676 Benny Andersen - Skynd Dig Langsomt album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Med Jens Jefsen Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen Med Jens Jefsen - Skynd Dig Langsomt(CD, Album) Joker Records (7), Kavan CD 81676 Denmark 1998 Sell This Version
MXPCD 0199 Benny Andersen - Folk Music From Denmark '99 album art Various Den Danske Sommer Various - Folk Music From Denmark '99(CD, Comp, Promo) MXP MXPCD 0199 Denmark 1999 Sell This Version
MXPCD-BOX, MXPCD 0199, MXPCD 0299, MXPCD 0399, MXPCD 0499 1/2 Benny Andersen - Music From Denmark '99 album art Various Den Danske Sommer Various - Music From Denmark '99(5xCD, Comp, Promo + Box, Comp, Promo) MXP, MXP, MXP, MXP, MXP MXPCD-BOX, MXPCD 0199, MXPCD 0299, MXPCD 0399, MXPCD 0499 1/2 Denmark 1999 Sell This Version
EXLCD 30098 Benny Andersen - Til Rosalina album art Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen med The Brazz Brothers Povl Dissing & Benny Andersen med The Brazz Brothers - Til Rosalina(CD, Album, Dig) Exlibris EXLCD 30098 Denmark 2004 Sell This Version
CD 5044-2 Benny Andersen - Birgit Brüel Synger Dansk - 1953-1990 album art Birgit Brüel Søvnig Som En Flue Birgit Brüel - Birgit Brüel Synger Dansk - 1953-1990(CD, Album, Comp) Music Mecca CD 5044-2 Denmark 2008 Sell This Version
D286752 Benny Andersen - Live (For Fuld Udblæsning) album art Povl Dissing - Benny Andersen* Med The Brazz Brothers Povl Dissing - Benny Andersen* Med The Brazz Brothers - Live (For Fuld Udblæsning)(CD, Album + DVD-V, PAL) Pan Vision D286752 Denmark 2010 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

PZ 841 702 Benny Andersen - Mænd, Møer, Musik Og Meninger M.M. album art Birgit Brüel, Gyda Hansen, Bodil Udsen, Lars Knutzon, Simon Rosenbaum Sig Din Mening Frit Birgit Brüel, Gyda Hansen, Bodil Udsen, Lars Knutzon, Simon Rosenbaum - Mænd, Møer, Musik Og Meninger M.M.(10", Album) Philips PZ 841 702 Denmark 1966 Sell This Version
MLP 15271 Benny Andersen - Dame I Danmark album art Birgit Brüel Livet Er Kort and 3 more… Birgit Brüel - Dame I Danmark(LP) Metronome MLP 15271 Denmark 1967 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Jeg Er En Tosset Spillemand album art Povl Dissing Troubaduren Povl Dissing - Jeg Er En Tosset Spillemand (Comp) Sonet Denmark 1969 Sell This Version
Benny Andersen - Svantes Viser album art Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* Benny Andersen & Povl Dissing* - Svantes Viser (Album) Metronome, Abra Cadabra Production Denmark 1973 Sell This Version