Victoria Bergsman

Victoria Bergsman (born May 4, 1977) is a Swedish songwriter, musician, and vocalist best known as singer of the indie pop band The Concretes from 1995 to 2006. Since announcing her departure from the band on July 24, 2006 she has been recording for her new solo project Taken by Trees. Bergsman also provided guest vocals for the hit Peter Bjorn and John single "Young Folks" from the album Writer's Block.[1]

Victoria Bergsman
Bergsman performing in New York in 2007
Bergsman performing in New York in 2007
Background information
Born (1977-05-04) May 4, 1977 (age 43)
  • Vocalist
  • musician
  • songwriter
Years active1995–present
Associated acts

In 2009, her solo project Taken by Trees released East of Eden, a collaboration with Pakistani musicians. A version of the album will be released with a short documentary about its recording.[2]

Other worksEdit

In 2005 Bergsman acted in a music video for the pop song "Temptation", released by the English band New Order.[3]


  1. ^ Exclusive First Listen: Taken By Trees by Tom Cole. NPR Music. Retrieved September 18, 2009
  2. ^ Album Press Release. BeggerGroupUSA. Retrieved 18 September 2009
  3. ^ Music video 'The Temptation of Victoria', New Order song 'Temptation, published on Youtube October 15, 2013.