Swedish midsummer celebration, Swedes dancing to "små grodorna"

Små Grodorna – Swedish Midsummer Song Lyrics & English Translation

Små grodorna (little frogs) is one of the most popular songs during midsummer in Sweden. Swedes love it! Everyone, old and young, unite around the midsummer pole to dance in circles, pretending to be little … Read more

"Helan Går" Snapsvisa - Swedish Drinking Song

Popular Swedish Drinking Song: “Helan Går” – (Lyrics and Video)

Swedish drinking song: “Helan Går“ Are you going to a Swedish party, maybe a kräftskiva (crayfish party) or midsummer celebration? You might want to get prepared by learning the lyrics of the Swedes’ most popular drinking … Read more

Swedish Happy birthday song - How to be Swedish

Swedish ‘Happy Birthday’ Song – Lyrics & Birthday Tradition – ‘Ja må han/hon leva’

  Once a year Swedes celebrate their birthday. If you, as a new-Swede or Sweden visitor, ever consider celebrating your birthday, in the presence of other Swedes, there is something I need to warn you about… … Read more

Swedish National Anthem Lyrics Swedish English

Swedish National Anthem – Lyrics in Swedish & English

National anthem of Sweden The Swedish national anthem – called “Sveriges nationalsång” in Sweden – is not only sung at sportevents like the Olympic games or games of the national football team. Swedes have a … Read more

Typically Swedish #9 – Ida’s Sommarvisa

At the end of every school year, right before the summer break, you used to sing “Idas sommarvisa” at school. The song was originally part of a movie series based on Astrid Lindgrens’s tales of … Read more