Agnes Obel recently signed exclusively to Deutsche Grammophon, Universal Music Group’s prestigious Yellow Label. The inspirational Dane has found a new musical home alongside DG’s leading contemporary composers and outstanding international artists such as Max Richter, Jóhann Jóhannsson and Anoushka Shankar. Two iconic labels join forces for the first time as the new partnership sees Obel’s North American releases being handled by the renowned Blue Note team under the creative leadership of Blue Note President, Don Was.
In her songs and compositions, Agnes Obel creates her own timeless style, which places her uniquely beyond classification, her releases are milestones of music, both artistically and commercially. She is already a multi-platinum artist and in addition, her tracks having been streamed over 160 million times on Spotify alone. As well as composing, arranging and performing, Obel produces and mixes her own songs, allowing her to remain 100% true to her artistic intentions.
Agnes Obel´s atmospheric songs and cinematic instrumental pieces have featured in critically acclaimed television productions, online TV series and films such as Big Little Lies, Greys Anatomy, The Royals, Pretty Little Liars, The Leftovers and Tin Star.
Tickets to Obel’s forthcoming performance at The Showbox can be found here.