Zara Maria Larsson is a Swedish singer and songwriter. She achieved national fame in Sweden for winning the 2008 season of the talent show “Talang,” the Swedish version of British TV’s Got Talent, at the age of ten. After gaining national recognition, she inked a recording deal with the label “TEN Music Group.”

She released her first EP titled “Introducing” in 2013. Since she entered the music industry, the soulful singer has released two extended plays and two music albums. Apart from her professional success, she is a social activist and feminist. However, she is often labeled as a sexist as she candidly voices her dislike for male chauvinism.

Quick Info
Full NameZara Maria Larsson
Birth DateDecember 16, 1997
Birth PlaceSolna, Stockholm Country, Sweden
FatherAnders Larsson
Height5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m)
Weight55 kg (121 lbs)
Body Measurement34-25-34 inches
Net Worth$11.5 million

Zara Larsson

Where was Zara Larsson born?

Zara was born on December 16, 1997, in Solna, Stockholm Country, Sweden. She is currently 23 years old. Likewise, she is born to her mother Agnetha, a nurse, and her father Anders Larsson, an officer. In an interview with Svenska Dagbladet, she said that she was born dead due to a lack of oxygen from a nuchal cord.

Additionally, she has a three year younger sister, Hanna, a singer and a member of the band Lennix. Zara is Swedish by nationality and is of the white race.

How did Zara receive her education?

Larson went to Gubbangsskolan for her primary school, but she transferred to the Royal Swedish Ballet School in her third grade until 15. Afterward, she went to Kulturama, an art school in Stockholm. She described that the new environment quickly made her more aware of the world, social issues, and gender patterns, which increasingly impressed her public role.

What is Zara’s height and weight?

Furthermore, Zara stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m) and weighs about 55 kg (121 lbs). She has a slim body of measurement 34-25-34 inches.  Additionally, her hair color is blonde, and her eye color is blue.

How did Zara Larsson begin her career?

Zara auditioned for the reality show “Talang Sverige” or “Sweden’s Talent” in May 2008. There, she impressed the judges that included Sofia Wistam, Tobbe Blom, and Bert Karlsson. As a result, she became a finalist and eventually won the show. Furthermore, she received 500,000 kronor for her talent.

After awaiting her break for four years, Zara finally signed a recording deal with “Ten Music Group” in 2012 and immediately began working on her debut EP. Eventually, the following year in January, her first EP called “Introducing” was launched, where her single from the album peaked on several music charts. It was placed at the number one spot on “Sverigetopplistan” and DigiLisan. In addition, her album was certified with “triple platinum” by “Universal Music Sweden.”

Zara Larsson

Eventually, she followed her success by starting work on her second extended play and titled it “Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself. The same year, she signed a three-year recording deal with the US label “Epic Records.” As a result, her debut album hit music shelves which contained 14 tracks, including her biggest hit Uncover. Furthermore, he accompanied the British singer Cher Lloyd in an opening act for the I Wish Tour. She also promoted her debut studio album on tour, mainly performed in North America.


In early 2015, she started working on her second studio album, “Lush Life,” which became her second most hit single after Uncover. The song ranked among the top five songs worldwide and was certified “four times platinum” by Universal Music Sweden. The following year, she featured in the song “Girls Like” and performed for the opening and closing concert of “UEFA Euro 2016” in David Guetta’s song This One’s for You. The album’s title track, “So Good,” was released in January 2017, featuring famous American rapper “Ty Dolla Sign,” and the music video was released on 3rd February.

In January 2018, Larsson was named to Forbes “30 Under 30 Europe” list in the entertainment category. The same year, she released the lead single from her third studio album, “Ruin My Life. The following year, she featured on the song “Holding Out for You” by Italian rapper, singer, and songwriter Fedez. She also featured on Kygo’s single “Like It is” in March 2020. The same year, she announced via Twitter that she’s on set for her album cover shoot and announced her single “Love Me Land” through Instagram. She also announced that a new album is coming after summer 2020. On 21 May 2021, Larsson released a summer edition of her album ‘Poster Girl.’ Moreover, she also performed songs at a virtual party on Roblox to celebrate her new album.

Who has Zara Larsson dated?

Zara was rumored to be in a relationship with the American pop star Justin Bieber in 2016 and was later linked with Niall Horan in 2017. However, she dismissed both rumors in the media and stated that she is single.

Currently, she is happily dating dancer Lamin Holmen. They started dating sometime in 2020 and decided to keep things private. However, she disclosed this information and announced her love for Holmen in an interview with the Daily Mail.

Moreover, Zara is reprimanded for her sexist comments and is referred to as a “man-hater” by followers on social media, owning to her general views on men. She is an activist and aims to eliminate gender inequality and racism from society.

Zara Larsson

Is Zara Larsson socially active?

Zara has active social media accounts. Her Instagram account is @zaralarsson which has 6.4 million followers. She is also on a Twitter account as @zaralarsson with 1.4 million followers. Furthermore, she also owns a Facebook account as @ZaraLarssonOfficial, with 1,361,274 likes and 1,373,377 followers.

What is the net worth of Zara Larsson?

Zara is living a luxurious life. She is a famous singer who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Larsson currently has about $11.5 million approximately as of 2021.