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Nightwish is a composer and actor, known for Alone in the Dark (2005), The Cave (2005) and The Book of Fate (2003). See full bio »

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Alone in the Dark Soundtrack
The Cave Soundtrack
The Book of Fate Soundtrack
Imaginaerum Composer


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 2012 Imaginaerum
 2008 Gothic Spirits 2 (Video)
 2006 Burning Crusade (Short)
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After Turunen's dismissal, the band reviewed about 2,000 applicants for a new Lead Singer. Around 10 progressed enough they were able to personally audition in front of Nightwish. Anette Olzon was eventually chosen as their new Lead Singer in February 2007, after initially being rejected due to Tuomas's concerns of her having a young son, however, she was persistent. Her audition song was ... See more »


Florid melodies, lush keyboard, bombastic symphony overlay, galloping drums and guitars, potent lyrical imagery based in Fantasy, and soaring female vocals. See more »

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