Aurora Aksnes is popular as AURORA who is a Norwegian singer-songwriter as well as producer. In late 2013, she released her debut single Awakening. Moreover, Aksnes provided the backing song for the John Lewis Christmas advert and covering of the Oasis song "Half the World Away" in 2015 and gained international prominence as well.
Early life and Education
This rising dark electro-pop singer Aurora Aksnes was born on June 15, 1996, in Stavanger, Norway. She Belongs to Norwegian nationality and her ethnicity is white.
Aurora Aksnes was raised up in Os, a municipality in Hordaland with her two older sisters, Miranda who is a make-up artist, and Viktoria, a fashion designer. She is the daughter of Jan Oystein Aksnes and May-Britt Aksnes.
Career and Path
Aurora Aksnes was interested in singing from a very early age. when she was 6 years old, Aurora began creating melodies. After three years, she also started writing lyrics. Eventually, her praiseworthy struggle led her to release famous songs 'Running With the Wolves' and 'I Went Too Far.
Aurora Aksnes began her musical career when her school friends uploaded one of her tracks online. She later signed to 'Made Management and Decca'.
After covering her second song Awakening in May 2013, Aurora Aksnes released Runway in February 2015 which garnered significant success in the UK and reaching 1 million views on Spotify in only six weeks.
In addition to her singing, Aurora Aksnes also made her first appearance on American television 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on 14 March 2016.
Personal life and Dating
Aurora Aksnes is an unmarried girl even she was followed by a number of boys. Currently, she is busy with her singing career and she has also kept her personal details low and wrapped. There is no official statement released regarding her affair and boyfriend, not even have any sort of rumors on dating.
The Norwegian singer Aurora loves bugs and wants to see what Australia has to offer. in an interview, she expressed that she never liked her own voice. Further to add, she gladdened Katy Perry by releasing a cover of the Oasis song Half the World Away, who also said on Twitter that Aksnes' voice made her heart "a flutter."
Aurora Aksnes is also active on Twitter and Instagram where she uploads new shots and other activities.
Net worth and Body Measurement
Aurora Aksnes has an estimated net worth of around 79 million which is acc u mulated from her singing career. Her first album "All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend," gained over 50 million listens on Spotify.
Aurora stands at the height of tall 1.7m/ 5 feet 7 inches and her weight is 65kg. She has blonde colored hair and blue colored eyes.
by Bchrome, 14 Jul, 2017