"A fantastic performance -
we would highly recommend him!!"
Sound of Solera
Solera brings life to the old big band sound associated with his favourite singers such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Michael Bublé. Combining that sound with his own songs.
Born, family & home
Born in Hyllie, Malmö (SWE), family in Sweden, California (US) & South Dakota (US). Been living in Malmö, Göteborg, Stockholm (Swe), Byron Bay, Sydney (Australia) & Adeje (Spain).
Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Elvis Presley, Bobby Darin, Andy Williams, Matt Monro, Nat King Cole, Barry Manilow, Peggy Lee, Michael Bublé, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind & Fire, Chicago, Jussi Björling, Josh Groban,Victor Borge, John Mayer, The Carpenters, The Beatles, Gilbert O'Sullivan, Johnny Mercer...
Been warm up act for
Calvin Bridges (US), Georgie Fame (UK), Lena Philipson (SWE)...
Life changing events
Suffered from febrile convulsions as a child, so instead of daycare he grew up with a strong bond to his grandparents, who helped out, by taking care of Henrick during the daytime.
Battled a incurable eye disease for 10 years, but in 1996 declared free from the disease. He went through heart surgery in 1999 due to a congenital heart disease.
In 2001 he won a radio competition and got to sing a song with the beloved Swedish artist Tomas Ledin in front of thousands of people. Inspired by this he started his very own studio and production company that same year, at the age of 21.
He's a singer on a mission to make a difference. Eachyear he devote himself to some charity causes. Not surprisingly he has a devotion to give back to the heart research- science, that made it possible for him to recover from his congenital heart disease..
He has produced a TV show and written music to other TV shows.
He has worked as a postman, hair product salesman, waiter & restaurant manager.
Business minded at the age of 5, determined to sell his drawings to the neighbors.
Became a huge Elvis-fan/collector at the age of 9, even bought a Elvis belt buckle!
Imitated singers early on , and 11 years old he started making Elvis impressions.
Some nicknames: "Mini-Elvis","Swelvis", "The Maneuver""The Swedish Pimp", "The Swedish Sinatra", "The Swedish Bublé"...
Is said to be related to the late world famous opera singer Christina Nilsson.
Studied music in Stockholm with "Dogge" Doggelito.
Headhunted for a boyband in 2000 with singer "Arash" and others, but project was cancelled.
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