Britt Synnøve Johansen, the Norwegian representative at the Eurovision Song Contest 1989, gave birth to her first child last Saturday. To view the performance that won her the Norweigan ticket to Switzerland that year, click the 'play' icon below.
Johansen surprised the whole of Norway whenwon the Norwegian national final in 1989 with her song Venners nærhet. In the European final she finished 17th with a total of 30 points. This weekend, she gave birth to a daughter.
The reports from the Norwegian site seher.no, tell that everything is fine with both mother and child. It's Johansens first baby, and the girl was born on Saturday. The father of the child is the Norwegian musician and author Jan Zahl.
Johansen is still performing,last years she experienced great success with her show performing songs of Edith Piaf.