Label: Musica - FMU 313 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Finland • Genre: Jazz, Latin, Pop • Style: Bossanova, Schlager, Easy Listening
Music goes in family. Marion's grandfather and mother have both been musicians. Marion placed second in a Finnish schlager song Un Tipo Fico - Marco Grasso - Cocktail in Koska Meitä Käsketään - Marion - Makeelta Maistaa Marion 1969-70 Tipi-tii in Eurovision Song Contest placing 7th.
In many interviews Marion has told that Tipi-tii is the song she has to thank for all her success. It still is one of her most wished songs. In the 60's Marion also worked as an estrade artist and actor, acting for instance in Sound of music for Svenska Teatern in Helsinki. She recorded also during the 70's five singles in Germany and one LP Love is During the 70's and 80's Marion also had numerous TV shows. In she had a tour celebrating her 50th anniversary. Marion, one of the most popular Finnish female singers, is still active.
The tour, called Leidit lavalla Ladies on estradewas a success. She also released the same year an album called "Sadetanssi". Marion started another tour celebrating her 40 years as an artist. She celebrated 45 years on stage with concerts in Savoy-teather, Helsinki. Among other things she also visited Varkaus theater,and played the leading role in " Annie get your gun". In addition to new songs the record also includes some liverecorded songs Regreso - SK1 - Retratos the 50th anniversary concert.
This year the Lady is turning A concert tour is planned to start in October. Part of the concerts will be held as dinnershows in Hotel Hilton,the famous Kalastajatorppa restaurant Helsinkiin which Marion used to perform with her own nightclubshows starting