Christoffer Klafford a.k.a Chris Klafford is an aspiring Swedish singer. Born in Ramsberg, Sweden, Chris is a household name back in his country. Winning the 13th Season of the Swedish Idol, Chris established himself as a successful singer in Sweden.
He dreamed of harnessing his singing talents and appearing in front the biggest reality singing TV show, America’s Got Talent. The singer is currently living his dream, appearing in the stage of AGT on its 14th Season. The singer who grew up in a small town in Ramsberg, grew up listening to rock music from a young age.
Whether it was in his genes or was it an influence, Chris grew passionate about rock music with each passing day. His years-long journey finally helped him to audition for America’s Got Talent. During the Tuesday night’s episode (July 10), Chris auditioned in AGT.
He easily melted judges Gabrielle Union, Howie Mandel, Julianne Hough, and Simon Cowell with his strong and touchy voice. Guess what, the performance is already viral on the internet. His soft rock cover of ‘Imagine’ literally brought tears on the judges’ eyes. Eventually, the judges couldn’t hold themselves off from praising the unique talent of Chris.
As many of you might be looking forward to Chris’ performance on the show, here are a few things you might want to know about him.
Let’s get started.
The Swedish singer is a recent viral from the stage of America’s Got Talent. His soft rock cover of ‘Imagine’ had the audiences yelling for more. Likewise, his performance had the judges liking him to be on their team.
The Ramsberg-born Swedish singer is recently a national celebrity and his musical prowess are certainly on the rise. The amazingly talented singer was born in the year 1989. Born as Mikael Christoffer Sjogren to Swedish parents, Chris celebrates his birthday on the 10th of April.
Chris recently celebrated his 30th birthday on 10 April 2019.
The 30-year old is active as a professional singer since 2010. He first gained national exposure winning the 13th Season of Swedish Idol in 2017. The same year, in December, Chris released his first extended play titled Treading Water EP. The play was released by Universal Music AB.
As of now, he has three singles to his name.
Born and raised in Ramsberg, Chris Klafford is of Swedish nationality. Likewise, his parents are also of Swedish descent.
Although, the identity of his parents and siblings isn’t’ revealed yet.
After appearing in the 14th Season of AGT, Chris has a huge family of admirers and followers. His performance of Imagine indeed hit the bucket out of nowhere.
Chris isn’t married yet nor has any children of his own. However, he is in a romantic relationship with his partner Bob Linger. Bob and her boyfriend Chris are now together for almost six years. The couple met through an online dating app.
The pair is often seen on each other Instagram’s pages. According to sources, the couple has wedding plans and kids on their minds for some time now. Hope the day comes soon.