Marie Fredriksson of Swedish Pop Duo Roxette Dies at 61

The pop duo Roxette were Sweden’s best-known band since ABBA in the 1970s and 1980s.

  • Published 10 December 2019

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Marie Fredriksson, the female half of the Swedish pop duo Roxette, has died at age 61, her management agency said. Fredriksson formed Roxette with Per Gessle in 1986. The two released their first album the same year and went on to achieve international success in the late 1980s and 1990s with hits including “The Look” and “It Must Have Been Love.” The Dimberg Jernberg agency said Fredriksson died Monday “of the consequences… Read at AP News