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Award-winning producer, DJ and singer from Stockholm, Sweden - Alesso.

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Get to Know Alesso Alesso is an award-winning producer, DJ and singer from Stockholm, Sweden. He has released several successful singles including "Heroes" and "Cool". His music is known for its big room sound and a powerful blend of electronic dance music. He has collaborated with other artists such as Tove Lo, Anitta, Calvin Harris and Usher. He has won numerous awards for his music including two MTV Music Awards and four Swedish Grammis. Alesso has also been featured in several TV shows and video games. Early Life Alesso was born Alessandro Lindblad on July 7th 1991 in Stockholm, Sweden. He started playing piano at the age of seven and soon developed a passion for music production. At the age of 16 he started making his own electro house music tracks. He quickly gained recognition in the Swedish music scene for his unique sound. In 2011 he released his first single "Nillionaire". Career In 2012 Alesso released his breakthrough single "Calling" which was featured in the video game FIFA 13. The song quickly gained international attention and was even included in the soundtrack of the movie "Silver Linings Playbook". His next single "Years" was also a big success, reaching the top ten in several countries around the world. Since then he has released several successful singles such as "Heroes", "Cool" and "Take My Breath Away". In addition to his solo work he has also collaborated with other artists such as Tove Lo, Anitta, Calvin Harris and Usher. He has toured extensively around the world and has headlined major festivals such as Tomorrowland and Ultra Music Festival.Awards & Achievements Alesso has won numerous awards for his work including two MTV Music Awards and four Swedish Grammis. He has also been featured in several TV shows including Saturday Night Live and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. He has also been featured in several video games including FIFA 13, Need For Speed: Rivals and Just Dance 2014. Net Worth Alesso's net worth is estimated to be around $10 million dollars. He earns most of his income from performing live shows, producing tracks for other artists and releasing his own music.Personal Life Alesso is currently single but is rumored to be dating fellow DJ/producer Ana Sia. He lives in Stockholm, Sweden where he spends his free time playing video games and hanging out with friends.