Eagle-Eye Cherry

Swedish musician / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dear Wikiwand AI, let's keep it short, summarize this topic like I'm... Ten years old or a College student

Eagle-Eye Lanoo Cherry[2][3] (born 7 May 1968)[4] is a Swedish singer and stage performer. His 1997 single "Save Tonight" achieved commercial success in Ireland, the United States and the United Kingdom, and was voted song of the year in New Zealand. Cherry is the son of American jazz artist Don Cherry and Swedish artist and designer Moki Cherry.

Quick facts: Eagle-Eye Cherry, Background information, Bir...
Eagle-Eye Cherry
Cherry in 2019
Background information
Birth nameEagle-Eye Lanoo Cherry
Born (1968-05-07) 7 May 1968 (age 54)[1]
OriginStockholm, Sweden
GenresRock, post-grunge, alternative rock, acoustic
Occupation(s)Musician, actor
Instrument(s)Vocals, guitar, keyboards, piano
Years active1990–2003
LabelsMCA, Diesel, Sony Music

He pursued acting during high school, though Cherry's acting career was eventually set aside as his musical career took precedence in his life with his debut album Desireless (1997). He has released several other albums since his debut, and has co-written for other artists and films, and has guest-starred on reality television. Cherry's music is of the acoustic, rock, post-grunge and alternative rock genres.

He is fluent in both English and Swedish.[5]