Wild Seed is a 1995 album by Norwegian singer Morten Harket. It is his first solo album to be sung in English. The front man of legendary cult band a-ha, Morten Harket, has also had a distinguished solo career and this 1995 album is part of that rich vein of quality pop/rock/synth music. Morten Harket is a musical treasure and this album adds to his legacy. CD album including bonus recording 'A Change Is Gonna Come', complete with fold-out picture sleeve plus Japanese lyric booklet and obi-strip).
Morten Harket is best known as the lead singer of the Norwegian synthpop/rock band A-ha, which released nine studio albums and topped the charts in several countries after their breakthrough hit "Take on Me" in 1985. Morten Harket is known for his extraordinary vocal range, which some sources have claimed spans five octaves, although Harket himself said in 2009, “I’ve never counted, quite honestly”. His voice is capable of "The greatest falsetto in the history of pop music EVER…" according to NME's Sylvia Patterson, to an "unyielding groan" as described in Entertainment Weekly. Harket has released four solo albums: 1993 - Poetenes Evangelium; 1995 - Wild Seed; 1996 - Vogts Villa; 2008 - Letter From Egypt.
Fourth album "Stripped" (1991) gives the boys another hit, "Love Don't Bother Me", and again Stage Dolls tour a lot, including a European tour with Mr. Big. CD single of 1993, entitled 'Love', includes three unreleased songs. …TORSTEIN FLAKNE released his solo album 'Shoot The Moon' in 1995. Frontman Flakne spent the nineties writing songs for other artists, among them Morten Harket…. In 1997, Stage Dolls released their fifth album, "Dig".
This first solo album from Stage Dolls leader is truly an underrated masterpiece. A bit more relaxed than the band's records, the fans found it to be a long awaited record, showing more of his songwriting capabilities. This CD contains 12 winners, no need to mention various favourites - they're all so good!! Similar artists: Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Morten Harket.