Lykke Li disses Sweden at Glastonbury

Star has some harsh words for her homeland

Lykke Li disses Sweden at Glastonbury
Lykke Li took a pop at Sweden and the Glastonbury crowd during her set on the Park Stage today (June 28).

The star's comments came after a lack of dancing in the audience.

"Glastonbury is like Sweden because nobody is dancing. Why aren't you dancing?" she asked.

Playing tracks from her debut album 'Youth Novels' - including 'Breaking It Up' and 'Let It Fall' - the singer played a high-energy set.

Before 'Window Blues', she asked if the crowd were "sick of love songs", adding: "Enough of the love songs. This is a song about love, tainted love."

Keep up with all the action from Glastonbury this weekend (June 27-29) as it happens on NME.COM. For news, pictures and blogs keep checking NME.COM's Glastonbury Festival page. Plus make sure you get next week's issue of NME on UK newsstands from July 2 for the ultimate Glastonbury review.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Hip-hop group Young Fathers win Mercury Music Prize
Die Antwoord announce UK tour for 2015
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis announce new album produced by The Clash's Mick Jones
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon to host his own festival
The Dead Weather stream new song 'Buzzkill(er)' - listen
FKA Twigs reveals video for 'Video Girl' ahead of Mercury Prize ceremony
Joan Jett, Carrie Brownstein and Alexis Krauss appear in women's rights campaign video
Midweek Chart Update: Taylor Swift set for Number One spot in Official Album Chart
Nas shocked to learn of enslaved ancestors during US TV show 'Finding Your Roots'
Royal Blood and FKA Twigs see significant sales boost following Mercury Prize nominations
Julian Casablancas says his 'iron-fisted' creative control of Strokes led to problems
Calvin Harris collaborates with Haim on new song 'Pray To God' – listen
'Drive' director says working on Radio 1's re-scored version of the movie was...
O2 Priority Tickets available for Deep Purple, Dynamo, Placebo, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
Actor Sir Ian McKellen makes cameo in George Ezra's new 'Listen To The Man' video...
Jungle keep crowd waiting before pulling Cambridge show due to 'technical difficulties'
Referee Mark Clattenburg dropped from Premier League matches after attending Ed Sheeran gig
Phil Collins in line to be declared an 'Honorary Texan' following donation of Alamo...
The War On Drugs say diss track by 'prick' Mark Kozelek was 'idiotic'
Police quote song titles in appeal for return of stolen Oasis portrait
Biffy Clyro's Simon Neil debuts solo track 'To The Bone' – listen
REM seven-inch singles collection set for release

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM