Okej was a monthly music magazine published in Sweden between 1980 and 2010.

CategoriesMusic magazine
FounderHans Hatwig
Year founded1980
Final issueFall 2010
Based inStockholm

History and profileEdit

Okej was started in 1980.[1][2] Hans Hatwig was the founder of the magazine,[3] which was based in Stockholm.[2] The magazine was published on a monthly basis.[4] Its target audience was Swedish youth,[1] and the magazine featured articles on pop music.[5] In 1984 it was the best-selling magazine in Sweden.[1] The last issue of Okej appeared in Fall 2010.[3] On 21 January 2011, Kenneth Andrén, the CEO of Egmont essence, announced that the magazine would be shut down.


  1. ^ a b c Jörgen Holmstedt. "Boken om OKEJ: 80-talets största poptidning". Premium Publishing. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  2. ^ a b Western Europe 2003. Psychology Press. 30 November 2002. p. 630. ISBN 978-1-85743-152-0.
  3. ^ a b Ardalan Samimi. ""Okej har blivit en skvallertidning"". Dagens Media (in Swedish). Retrieved 18 June 2016.
  4. ^ The Europa World Year: Kazakhstan - Zimbabwe. Taylor & Francis Group. 2004. p. 4022. ISBN 978-1-85743-255-8.
  5. ^ "Anders Tengner". Rockshot. Retrieved 18 June 2015.