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February 12, 1972
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
Sophie Zelmani is the stage name of Sophie Edkvist, a Swedish singer and songwriter born on February 12, 1972. Her first single, "Always You," was released in 1995. Her self-titled debut album was released by Sony the same year. In 1996, she won the ward for best newcomer at Sweden's Grammy Awards. She makes few public appearances but continues to record music. Her songs have appeared in TV shows including Dawson's Creek and Buffy the Vampire Slayer and in the films Independance Day for 1996 and Mt Best Friend's Wedding from 1997.