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Roxette

Roxette
Formed: 1984 in Halmstad, Sweden
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Marie Fredriksson, Per Gessle
Biography: Roxette were one of the biggest global pop acts of the 1980s, selling over 75 million records around the world and dominating the charts with songs like "The Look," "Listen to Your Heart," "Joyride," and "It Must Have Been Love." Hailing from Halmstad, Sweden, Roxette were a duo featuring vocalist Marie ...Read full biography
Look Sharp!
Released: 1988
Label: EMI
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Per Gessle and Marie Fredriksson exploded onto the pop radar screen with Look Sharp!, which spawned four big hits: the bright, shiny "The Look," the punchy, hopeful "Dressed for Success," the A/C-leaning ...Read full review
Joyride
Released: 1991
Label: Phantom Records (England)
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The beauty of Roxette is that the duo of Per Gessle and Marie Fredriksson can do practically anything in terms of Top 40 music. From the quiet desperation of "Spending My Time" to the chanting carnival ...Read full review