Morten Harket

Born 14 September 1959.
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Morten Harket (born 14 September 1959) 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 2010. Harket has also released six solo albums. Before joining A-ha in 1982, Harket had appeared on the Oslo club scene as the singer for blues outfit Soldier Blue.

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  1. Review of Out of My Hands

    Out of My Hands 2012

    Reviewed by Nick Levine
    The a-ha frontman’s fifth solo LP paints him as a maestro of melancholy.
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