Users' questions

How tall is the lead singer of NIGHTWISH?

How tall is the lead singer of NIGHTWISH?

“I am just over six-feet tall, and while I am not a giant I don’t really fit into regular clothing.

How old is Tarja Turunen?

44 years (August 17, 1977)
Tarja Turunen/Age

Why was Turunen kicked out of NIGHTWISH?

Turunen was dismissed from the band on 21 October 2005 (just after the performance of the band’s End of an Era concert) for personal reasons. She started her solo career in 2006 with the release of a Christmas album called Henkäys ikuisuudesta.

How tall is Tuomas Holopainen?

1.88 m
Tuomas Holopainen/Height

Who was the best Nightwish singer?

Floor Jansen
Origin Goirle, North Brabant, Netherlands
Genres Symphonic metal, power metal, progressive metal, hard rock, thrash metal, gothic metal (early)
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter, vocal coach
Instruments Vocals, guitar

Who did Tarja Turunen marry?

Marcelo Cabulim. 2002
Tarja Turunen/Spouse

Is Marco Hietala married?

Cami Balboam. 2018
Marko Hietala/Spouse

Why was Tujas fired from Tarja?

Tuomas: “It was a combination of many different factors: The way Tarja felt about the band, her motives, her values, the fact that the next album was definitely going to be her last [with NIGHTWISH] and that she didn’t want to tour with us anymore, not even after the next record.

Who is the best Nightwish singer?

Floor Jansen
Meet Floor Jansen. The greatest singer of her generation and arguably one of the greatest singers of all time. Today Floor sings in a Finnish symphonic metal band called ‘Nightwish’, but has taken part in many other bands and solo projects over her 20 year career.

How old is Tuomas Holopainen?

44 years (December 25, 1976)
Tuomas Holopainen/Age

Who writes for Nightwish?

Tuomas Holopainen

Tuomas Holopainen
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, producer
Instruments Keyboards, synthesizer, piano, vocals, saxophone, clarinet, guitar, bass, drums, percussion
Years active 1991–present
Associated acts Nightwish, For My Pain…, Timo Rautiainen, Indica, Darkwoods My Betrothed, Tony Kakko, Johanna Kurkela, Auri

When did Tarja Turunen say the end of Nightwish?

In December 2004, in Germany, you said that you will never tour again for more than two weeks at a time. You also said that we can forget about U.S. and Australia because the fees and the sizes of venues are too small. In interviews I’ve mentioned that if Tarja leaves, that would be the end of the band.

Is there an open letter from Tarja Turunen?

To view Tarja’s letter in reply to this one, see Open Letter from Tarja Turunen. It’s time to choose whether the story of Nightwish ends here or whether it will still continue an undetermined period of time. We’ve been working with this creation for nine years and we are not ready to give up yet.

Are there any more songs for Tarja Turunen?

I can’t simply write any more songs for you to sing. You have said yourself that you are merely a ”guest musician” in Nightwish. Now that visit ends and we will continue Nightwish with a new female vocalist. We’re sure this is an equally big relief to you as it is for us. We have all been feeling bad long enough.

Who is Tarja Turunen married to in real life?

During the Wishmaster World Tour, Turunen met Argentine businessman Marcelo Cabuli whom she married in 2003. Turunen enrolled in 2000 at the German music university Hochschule für Musik Karlsruhe to gain a professional qualification as a soloist with further specialization in art song.