Carola Häggkvist is one of the most popular Swedish singers who have entered the Eurovision Song Contest. Altogether she participated three times in the finals, whilst she has entered several times in the Swedish national final.
Carola has been a child star when she sang “Främling” (stranger) in 1983 in Munich. From that moment she could develop an unparalleled career for a Swedish singer. In 1991 she could even with the Eurovision Song Contest with “Fångard av en stormvind”, remember there was an equality of points with France in that year. In 1996 she tried it another time with “Invincible” and came 5th.
Nowadays she is a very down to earth personality with a great charm and loveliness.
eurovisonlive.com had the opportunity to have an exclusive interview with Carola. She talked about her experiences in the Eurovision Song Contest and what it brought for her life.