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A-HA – East Of The Sun.

Harket has three children with his ex-wife Camilla Malmquist Harket, to whom he was married between 11 February 1989 and 1998: Jakob Oscar Martinus Malmquist Harket (b. 14 May 1989), Jonathan Henning Adler Malmquist Harket (b. 30 December 1990), and … Continue reading

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A-HA – Slender Frame.

Morten Harket is known for his vocal range, which some sources have claimed spans five octaves, although Harket himself said in 2009, “I’ve never counted, quite honestly”. His voice is capable of “The greatest falsetto in the history of pop … Continue reading

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A-HA – I Call Your Name.

Harket has collaborated in live performances and in studio recordings with several artists. Among them, Pakistani rock band Junoon on the song “Piya”, Hayley Westenra on “Children First”. He has also worked with many other Scandinavian artists such as Bjørn … Continue reading

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A-HA – Early Morning.

Magne Furuholmen describes Harket as “together”. Furuholmen says Harket “believes strongly in everything he does. This goes for the band too, and it rubs off on us. He has the courage of his own convictions and cannot be shaken. He’s … Continue reading

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A-HA – Crying In The Rain.

Harket held a note in the falsetto range for 20.2 seconds in A-ha‘s 2000 song “Summer Moved On”, believed to be the longest note in UK chart history. The note held exceeds the chest voice note in Bill Withers’ famous … Continue reading

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A-HA – You’ll End Up Crying.

In 1984, A-ha released their first single, “Take On Me”, which became a hit only on the third attempt in 1985, after it had been re-recorded and accompanied by a music video directed by Steve Barron. The single’s international success … Continue reading

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A-HA – You Are The One.

Morten Harket is a Norwegian musician, best known as the lead singer of the synthpop/rock band A-ha, which released nine studio albums and topped the charts in several countries after their breakthrough hit “Take on Me” in 1985.A-ha disbanded in … Continue reading

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