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Jonas Erik Altberg (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈjûːnas ˈêːrɪk ˈâltbærj]; born 22 December 1984 in Halmstad), better known by his stage name Basshunter (also stylised as BassHunter), is a Swedish singer, record producer and DJ. He began producing music under the stage name "Basshunter" in 2001. He recorded six studio albums: The Bassmachine (2004), LOL (2006), The Old Shit (2006), Now You're Gone – The Album (2008), Bass Generation (2009) and Calling Time (2013). In addition to his own music, he has written for El Capon, Mange Makers and Lana Scolaro. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Basshunter has received more than 1,357,436 page views. His biography is available in 189 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 177 in 2019). Basshunter is the 449th most popular singer (down from 264th in 2019), the 306th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 216th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Swedish Singer.

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Among singers, Basshunter ranks 449 out of 3,541Before him are Cissy Houston, Dinah Washington, King Diamond, Jungkook, Carly Simon, and Nellie Melba. After him are Maggie Reilly, Jessye Norman, Luis Eduardo Aute, Ubol Ratana, Ahmet Kaya, and Camarón de la Isla.

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Among people born in 1984, Basshunter ranks 16Before him are Robinho, Carlos Tevez, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Alizée, Thiago Silva, and Javier Mascherano. After him are Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Beren Saat, Giorgio Chiellini, Emmanuel Adebayor, Robert Kubica, and Olivia Wilde.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Basshunter ranks 306 out of 1,296Before him are Erik Dahlbergh (1625), Viveca Lindfors (1920), Johan August Brinell (1849), Ola Ullsten (1931), Mikael Persbrandt (1963), and Thomas Ravelli (1959). After him are Olof Björnsson (950), William Chambers (1723), Jo Bonnier (1930), Louis Gerhard De Geer (1818), Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken (1670), and Anita Björk (1923).

Among SINGERS In Sweden

Among singers born in Sweden, Basshunter ranks 13Before him are Jussi Björling (1911), Joey Tempest (1963), Anette Olzon (1971), Lill-Babs (1938), Monica Zetterlund (1937), and Siw Malmkvist (1936). After him are Evert Taube (1890), Alice Babs (1924), Malena Ernman (1970), Anne Sofie von Otter (1955), E-Type (1965), and Carola Häggkvist (1966).

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