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The Norwegian guitarist/singer/songwriter Bjoern Nilsen has had his songs performed by such greats as Jason Ringenberg, Joe Sun, Big Hand, Stephen Ackles, Casino Steel etc. The international tv-series “Dag”, NRK (the Norwegian state broadcaster) programs such as “Nordlandsbanen – minutt for minutt” and “Saltstraumen – minutt for minutt”, plus the American movie; “Northern Railway: A Journey Across the Arctic Circle”, all contain songs written by Nilsen. Recent critically acclaimed hit releases such as Petter Baarli (Backstreet Girls) – “You Petter B og Goode”, and Big Hand – “50 Years On The Road”, contains 3 and 4 tracks co-written by Nilsen, including the European top 5 single; Starting All Over Again. Nilsen has also several co-writes with top writers such as Austin Church, Claudia Scott and Byron Hill. He has co-written seven songs of the successful Big Hand + Benoni album, including the European top 5 single; The Life and Times of a Singing Cowboy, released in 2017.