Who is Lykke Li: the rumored girlfriend of actor Brad Pitt?

Rumors of romance of Brad Pitt and Lykke Li do not seem to die down. There is neither confirmation nor denial from either party on this matter. Who is Lykke Li?

Brad Pitt and his rumored girlfriend

The ex-husband of actress Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt is rumored to be dating Swedish pop star, Lykke Li. The rumors started after Brad and Lykke dined together in Los Angeles. They were at Mother Wolf Restaurant of LA. And this caught the eye of the local paparazzi. Ever since that time, the rumors have continued. People and Brad fans are eager to know the authenticity of these rumors and are curious to grab more information about Lykke.

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Mother Wolf Restaurant (Source: The Sun UK)

There are speculations that this relationship has been going on for a long time. But it never came into public eyes because of the fact that Brad and Lykke are neighbors. They both reside in the hillside neighborhood of Los Feliz.

Page Six feels that the two might be mete friends and hanging out together for a while for some fun.

Who is Lykke Li?

Lykke is a Swedish pop star. She is aged 35 now and began her music career a decade and a half back in 2007. Creativity runs in blood. Her father is famous guitarist, Johan Zachrisson. He also sings for the popular Swedish band Dag Vag. Johan made music for films and has come on several TV shows. Lykke’s mother was a singer and photographer. She expired in 2017 due to brain cancer. Lykke has a brother and a sister. She has resided in countries such as Sweden, Morocco, Portugal, and Nepal before settling in New York for a career.

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Lykke Li (Source: IMDb)

Her first record was Little Bit and she released it in 2007. The lyrics of the songs in the record were bold and the music had a charming and charismatic electro sound. People and critics appreciated it and Stereogum stated that it was a bonafide record and would become a hit. They were right in their prediction and the record soared high.

After this first hit, Lykke made her first studio album “Youth Novels”. She released it in 2008. At the 2009 Grammi award function (Grammi is swedish equivalent of Grammys), this album got 5 nominations.

This was followed by 3 more albums which all gained success. These were “Wounded Rhymes” in the year 2011, “I Never Learn” of 2014, and “So Sad So Sexy” of 2018.

Lykke and her music style and personal life

Lykke has her own music style. She is one of the most creative pop stars of the music industry of Sweden. Her music has elements of electropop, dream-pop, art-pop, rock as well as indie. Thus her music is multifaceted.

Lykke’s voice is soprano and her songs utilize a large number of musicL instruments such as violins, saxophones, trumpets and cellos. The music artists who influenced her music are Neil Young, The Shangri-Las, The Rolling Stones, This Mortal Coil, and The Beatles.

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Lykke Li and Brad Pitt (Source: The Sun UK)

Besides singing, Lykke also models. In 2012, she signed with Viva Model Management agency. She expresses her ideas in fashion and she was one of the prominent faces for Levi’s new Curve ID line in 2012.

Lykke was dating Grammy award-winning record producer and songwriter Jeff Bhasker for many years. The couple has a son named Dion who was born in 2016. They broke up soon after that.