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Johanna Kurkela


2005- Johanna Kurkela - vocals  
2017- Auri - vocals, viola  

Guest musician

2009 Sonata Arctica - vocals  
2014 Tuomas Holopainen - vocals  
2020 Nightwish - narration  
2021 Darkwoods My Betrothed - vocals  
2023 Insomnium - vocals  

Personal information

Born on: 10.04.1985

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Johanna Kurkela (born April, 1985 in Lumijoki, Finland) is a Finnish singer. Her first published work was a duet Tahdon tanssia kanssasi with Tomi Metsäketo in 2004. Kurkela released her first album Hetki hiljaa in 2005. She got a lot of publicity in Finnish Preselection final for Eurovision Song Contest 2007, presenting the song Olet uneni kaunein. Kurkela ended up sixth in the preselection final. A few weeks later she published her second album Marmoritaivas. She also contributed vocals to two tracks on Sonata Arctica's album The Days of Grays.