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Herra Ylppö

The frontman of the favorite Finnish rock-band Maj Karma, Herra Ylppö is a singer/songwriter who produced his solo debut in 2008 using the chart-topping hit album Sata Vuotta. Blessed Mikko Kalevi Mäntymäki on March 16, 1973, in Harjavalta, Finland, he co-founded the music group Maj Karma in 1992. Furthermore to Ylppö, the music group is made up of Häiriö Piirinen (electric guitar), Kimmo Kurittu (bass), and Janne Savolainen (drums). Maj Karma released some demo recordings entitled Kansanmusiikki Nyt prior to making their full-length record debut in 1996 with Kaukana Puhelimista. Following albums consist of Kaakao (1998), Aäri (2000), Rautaneito (2001), and Metallisydän (2003). Maj Karma acquired a banner calendar year in 2004 with the quantity three smash strike one “Kyynel” and the very best Ten hit record Sodankylä. The follow-up record, Ukkonen (2006), was a much greater achievement, topping the Finnish albums graph and logging 19 weeks general on the graph. The record includes the quantity two smash strike one “Rukous.” In the wake of Ukkonen’s chart-topping achievement, Ylppö embarked on the solo profession and produced the backing music group Ihmiset, made up of Hamid Moeini (electric guitar), Jami Westergård (bass), Joona Kukkola (keyboards), and Jukka Kröger (drums). Herra Ylppö & Ihmiset, because they billed themselves, produced their full-length record debut in 2008 with Sata Vuotta. Lots one smash strike in the Finnish graphs, Sata Vuotta spawned the very best Five strike “Sata Vuotta” as well as the follow-up singles “Videovuokraamon Tyttö” and “Kleopatra,” the last mentioned released as an EP. After a concert tour to get Sata Vuotta, Ylppö rejoined Maj Karma for the band’s 8th record, the very best Five strike Salama (2009).

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