Peder Losnegard is a Norwegian record producer, singer, as well as a songwriter, known by his stage name Lido. He has released two Top 6 VG-list charting albums, Battle Poetry, and Pretty Girls & Grey Sweaters. His single "Different" became an international breakthrough hit.
Losnegard was in an on-off relationship with an American singer, Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, known as Hasley.
Early Life and Education
Peder Losnegard was born on 26th October 1992 in Tysvær, Norway. He belongs to Caucasian race/ethnicity and holds a Norwegian nationality. His father used to conduct a nondenominational church choir.
Losnegard grew up in a gospel music household and loved to listen to songs of Fred Hammond and Kirk Franklin.
Losnegard went to the local school for his early education. Later, he joined the Skeisvanf High school in Haugesund to learn music.
Since his early age, Peder Losnegard began playing piano and writing songs. Although he was raised in gospel music household, he developed his pa s sion towards hip-hop music.
As a junior, Losnegard participated in Norway's fourth national Melodi Grand Prix Junior in 2005 under the name LidoLido.
Later, Losnegard released three mixtapes entitled "The Fresh Breath," "The Good Guy Mixtape" and "Play Loud Music, Moreover, he also released his first official single "Go'n Be Gone."
After that, he signed a record deal with the Universal Music Norway and released his first single entitled "Fake ID (Kidz in the Club)" in 2010.
The next year, his breakthrough single came after Losnegard released his song "Different." The song became a radio hit as well as the year's most played song on NRK P3.
On 3rd February 2012, Losnegard released his first album, Pretty Girls & Grey Sweaters at the Universal Music. The album was successful for which, he earned "Newcomer of the Year" award in Spellemannprisen 2012.
After that, Losnegard released some albums and EPs, I Love You EP, The Pa s sion Project - With Santell, Everything, and few others.
Since long, Losnegard is active in the field of singing, songwriting, & producing. In 2017, he released an album, Everything Remixed. Furthermore, he might be in the process of releasing his new album.
Singer, songwriter and producer, Peder Losnegard earned a decent amount of money from his career. He has released many singles as well as mixed-tapes.
Battle Poetry and Pretty Girls & Grey Sweaters are the most popular albums of him. Moreover, his famous single "Different" was also able to get the international breakthrough.
However, Losnegard's net worth is still under review, but as per his popularity and observing some online sources, Losnegard is sure to have a net worth in millions of dollars.
Peder Losnegard is not married and possibly single. Previously he was in an on-off relationship with an American singer, Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, known as Halsey. The pair began dating in 2014, however, within two years, in 2016, they separated.
Besides this, there are no any records of Losnegards other relationships. Likewise, he hasn't been the part of any controversy to date.
by ab-niranjan, 10 Dec, 2017