Finnish musician Aikuinen will compete at UMK 2015 with the song “Kyynelten lahti”. He’s a newcomer to music competitions, but has been writing songs for a long time. wiwiblogger Sami caught up with Aikuinen at the UMK press conference in January to discuss his music and more.
Interview: UMK’s Aikuinen
He says his song, which translates to “Bay of Tears”, is filled with Finnish themes, melodies, and messages. But he’s a worldly man, so made sure his song held some international appeal. We also learned about how he became the one behind the mic for once: he couldn’t find any other singer to sing his own song!