Kenule Beeson "Ken" Saro-Wiwa (10 October 1941 – 10 November 1995) was a Nigerian writer, television producer, environmental activist, and winner of the Right Livelihood Award for "exemplary courage in striving non-violently for civil, economic and environmental rights" and the Goldman Environmental Prize
The latter song refers to Nigerian environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, and the circumstances surrounding his execution. The statement he made before his execution is specifically referenced. Their first real album, Vapaaherran elämää, came out in the autumn of 1996. With the release of this album Ultra Bra really started to gain fame. Kroketti sold very well, remains their best selling album and contains some of their biggest hits, namely "Sinä lähdit pois" ("You Went Away") and "Minä suojelen sinua kaikelta" ("I Shall Protect You From Everything"). In 1998, they participated in the contest for a song to represent Finland in the Eurovision Song Contest. In early 2000, Ultra Bra again participated in the Finnish Eurovision song selection process, with "Kaikki on hetken tässä" ("In This Moment, Everything's here") without reaching the final round. In the spring, they also released several new singles.
With the release of this album Ultra Bra really started to gain fame. Ultra Bra performed a comeback on 30 January 2012. It took place at Kokoaan suurempi Suomi 2012, a fundraiser concert for Pekka Haavisto's presidential campaign . Ken Saro-Wiwa on oskova (1996) ("Ken Saro-Wiwa Is ). emix (1997) ("At The Age of Eight").
Album · 1996 · 14 Songs. Vapaaherran Elämää Ultra Bra. World. Listen on Apple Music. 4. Ken Saro-Wiwa on kuollut.
Ultra Bra. Performing Arts. By the end of the year 13 tracks · 1 January 1997. 13 tracks · 1 January 1999. Sinä päivänä kun synnyin. Sankaritar Lyrics. Hottest Lyrics with Videos. Songwriter(s): kerkko koskinen.
13 tracks · 1 January 1997. 13 tracks · 1 January 1999. Sinä päivänä kun synnyin. Sankaritar Lyrics. Hottest Lyrics with Videos. Songwriter(s): kerkko koskinen.
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Arranged By – Ultra BraComposed By – Koskinen*Lyrics By – Sinnemäki*
Composed By, Arranged By – Koskinen*Lyrics By – Sinnemäki*
Composed By, Arranged By – Koskinen*Lyrics By – Saarikivi*