Lykke Li Biography

Published On Mar 10, 2018
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Date of Birth: 1986 , March-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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Lykke Li stepped into the field of music when she released her first EP, Little Bit. Similarly, her debut album is Youth Novels, which was released by LL Recordings in the Nordic region.

Later, she worked with Swedish musician Kleerup, contributing vocals to the track Until We Bleed. She also worked with Norwegian electronic duo Röyksopp on their album, Junior, contributing vocals to songs like Miss It So Much and Were You Ever Wanted. The album was produced by Björn Yttling of Peter Bjorn and John and Lasse Mårtén. It was released in the United States and promoted with the performance of Little Bit on the show Later... with Jools Holland, which also features Jake Bugg.

During 2011, she also performed at various musical festivals, including Coachella and Lollapalooza.Then she released her second album, Wounded Rhymes. So far, Li has featured on the soundtracks of multiple television shows and movies, including The Fault in our Stars, Hawaii Five-O, The Vows, Vampire Diaries, and Twilight: New Moon.

Likewise, her soundtracks have also been part of the TV series Insurgent and Premium Rush, the latter of which counts Michael Shannon as a  cast member.

Li is dating with her boyfriend Jeff Bhasker. He is an American record producer, songwriter keyboardist, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist. Li's collection of awards include two Grammy awards, in the categories of the Artist of the Year and Album of the Year, for her songs I Follow Rivers, No Rest for the Wicked, Little Bit.

Li's net worth is estimated to be $10 million. her sources of income include not just her earnings from songs and albums but also from her acting career. For her appearance in TV series, she charges between $30,000 to 110,000.

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Born in United States

1996

Lykee Li was born in Stockholm, Sweden as Li Lykke Timotej Zachrisson. She is currently 31 years old. She is the daughter of mother Karsti Stiege and father Johan Zachrissson.

Released EP titled Little Bit

2007

Lykke stepped into the field of music after releasing her first EP Little Bit. Similarly, her debut album was Youth Novels. It was released by LL Recordings in the Nordic region.

Started working Swedish musician Kleerup’s

2009

Lykke appeared on Swedish musician Kleerup’s contributing vocals to the track "Until We Bleed". She also worked with Norwegian electronic duo Röyksopp on their album Junior, contributing vocals to "Miss It So Much" and "Were You Ever Wanted"

Got Award Artist of the Year

2015

Li won a Grammy Award for Artist of the Year and Grammy Award for Album of the Year for her songs I Follow Rivers, No Rest for the Wicked and Little Bit.

Total net worth

2018

As of 2018, Lykke Li's net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. Her significant source of on earning is her professional singing career. However, she has also appeared on TV series. For his appearance in TV series, she charges around $30,000 to 110,000 in salary.