Remembrance book for Marie Fredriksson

Dear fellow friends, dear fans of Marie Fredriksson, dear Roxette fans, dear kind people in this world,

our friend Marie has passed away on December 9, and many, many people in the world are heartbroken and would like to express their feelings. Not everyone can do so on the social media, not everyone can do so by coming to Sweden and signing the official remembrance book laid out in Stockholm.

We want to collect your thoughts, your grieve, but also your finest memories with Marie here. Please write down what you always wanted to say to her, we will collect each single entry of yours, put them into one single book and send it over to Marie’s family to show them how much she made this world better through you.

Thank you.

[All entries made before January 1, 2020 were taken over for the book. You will still be able to add your messages now but we cannot consider them for the book to Marie’s family anymore as it has been printed by now.]

The Daily Roxette had one copy of the book printed early January 2020 and handed it over to Marie Dimberg, Roxette’s manager and a very good friend of Marie Fredriksson and her family, in Göteborg on January 20, 2020. The printed version of the book is nearly 800 pages thick and it has a white cover. Its title “Tack för allt Marie” (Thank you for everything Marie) is written in silver and red letters on its sleeve.
Here you see some quick photos of the book, sadly there has never been a chance to take proper photos of this one copy as it arrived just before the evening we headed to Göteborg for the “En kväll för Marie Fredriksson” show.

If you are interested, you can download a simplified version (the printed version contains a few more blank pages to separate the chapters, for instance) of the book with all entries right here.
The entries are sorted alphabetically by names, this file is also searchable.
Entries with non-latin character sets are at the very end of the book. Most URLs have been removed as they make little sense in a printed book.

Download the file “TackForAlltMarieByTDR.pdf”

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6489 entries.
Jan from Poland wrote on October 7, 2020 at 13:55:
Najlepszy zespół jaki był na świecie. Szkoda, że to już koniec ...
Karl from Antwerp wrote on October 3, 2020 at 12:46:
The new single "Let your heart dance with me" is brilliant. I realy miss her everytime I hear a Roxette song, even now, almost 10 months after her death . I used to attend Roxette concerts in Belgium and they made me forget the world. A lot of respect for Per that he wants to keep the memory of Marie alive. By the way, Per, you are an amazing songwriter.
Mary from Berlin wrote on October 3, 2020 at 02:21:
The Pearl.... Chance' is ... The Look. Ich kenn sie alle :^) Roxette war schon immer mein Leben, und irgendwie sehr present , durch meinen dad, bei mir zu Hause seit dem ich klein war. Heute bin ich groß & Ihr seit es immer noch ...., immer ... Wenn mir die Welt zu viel wird . Lege ich einen Roxette Music Tag ein , und besinne mich auf meine Wurzeln . Wer ich bin und wie ich sein möchte .und wo ich noch hin mag und wie.... Für mich brach die restliche Welt , die ich noch hatte , auch noch zusammen und riss mir den Boden unter den Füßen weg. ( Nachdem ich meinen dad vor 7 Jahren verlor, der sein Leben lang von Anfang an Roxette hörte, der echt alle CDs von Euch hatte ).... Nachdem ich das mit Marie am frühen Morgen hörte . Ich war bei Euren Konzerten und freute mich wie ein kleines Kind als ich Marie das erste Mal live vor mir sah , mit ihrer Lederjacke . So cool.... Für die Mann alles tuhn würde .... Ich liebe ihre Stimme ...... schon immer... I LOVE YOU Ich vermisse Marie so sehr .... Und kann nicht aufhören , traurig zu sein und zu weinen. Obwohl Sie mich nie gesehen hat. Gott, was wäre das für ein Traum gewesen . Werde niemals aufhören Euch zu.hören... Ihr beide, Marie und Per seit mein Leben. Daran wird sich nix ändern , weil Ihr bei mir mmer eine tolle gespielt habt. Remember you and Church of your Heart and listeling to your Heart ... Anyone... watch the train...... wather colours in the Rain and I Wish i cant fly ... Thanks For your voice for you live for the Music . Die you craft that you us gives and Hope.... You are so great and wundrfull
Raluca from Timisoara wrote on October 2, 2020 at 17:47:
I will never forget you, Marie! I feel such a deep emptiness in my soul, your voice was a joy to me whenever I was sad or happy. Love you always and forever! God rest your soul!
Paul Doggett from Ellenbrook, Perth, Western Australia wrote on October 2, 2020 at 02:56:
I am still so sad at your passing. You magical voice and music was ‘ is the soundtrack to my life. I went to every Roxette concert tour you had in Perth. I remember on the joyride tour, I handed you a bunch of roses and you took them from me with a huge smile on your face, it is something I will always cherish and remember fondly. Thank you for sharing your gift, your talent and your love to us all. I’ll be forever your fan and miss hearing new music from you. R.I.P Marie
Дмитрий from Таганрог wrote on October 1, 2020 at 18:17:
Пьер и Мари, вы лучшая музыкальная группа, которая в моём сердце с 1989 года, Мне больно осознавать то что Мари уже нет, но в сердцах людей она будет жить долго. Пьер, желаю тебе здоровья и творческих побед!
Pablo Mendoza from Buenos AIres wrote on September 28, 2020 at 05:43:
Marie & Per, My kids will know your music and they will love Roxette as much as I did. You were my first band when I was a kid and you will be my band until my last day. RIP Marie!
Rafael David Fuentes from Cáceres (España) wrote on September 27, 2020 at 13:11:
Roxette forma parte de la memoria colectiva. En un mundo donde el arte pierde, por momentos, toda originalidad, recordar la música de Roxette es recordar la infancia, el primer amor, un mundo más libre y más sencillo. Adiós a Marie. Aunque nunca te olvidaremos. Tú y Per seguiréis aquí, por siempre, cuando todos nos hayamos marchado...
Saulo from São Paulo wrote on September 16, 2020 at 20:47:
Obrigado Marie, as letras e melodias do Roxette personificadas por sua maravilhosa voz, marcaram a minha vida e de toda uma geração, felizmente pude vê-la cantando ao vivo. Nunca te esqueceremos. Tack Marie, Roxettes texter och melodier personifierade av hennes underbara röst, har präglat mitt liv och en hel generation, lyckligtvis kunde jag se henne sjunga live. Vi kommer aldrig att glömma dig.
Сергей from Киров wrote on September 9, 2020 at 12:52:
Творчество Мари и Roxette просто потрясает. Ваши песни навсегда останутся с нами. Спасибо Вам за это!
Андрей from Белогорск wrote on September 9, 2020 at 11:57:
It is very sad, that such beautiful singer is not with us now. Her songs are the best and they will be best forever. Have no such words to describe, how i like her songs and music. Rest in peace beautiful Marie and thank you for your creation. Andrey from Russia.
Сергей from Красноярск wrote on September 8, 2020 at 20:02:
Песни, зовущие любить жизнь - настоящее искусство, мы как в зеркало смотрелись в них. Спасибо Мари и Roxette. Your songs are always in my heart.
Андрей from Красноярск wrote on September 2, 2020 at 13:49:
1989 году услышал группу Роксетт. Исполнение песен Мэри это неописуемо нужно просто слушать и наслаждаться. Мэри и Пер друг друга дополняли - получился фантастический дуэт. Спасибо Перу Гессле и Мэри Фредриксон что исполняли отличные песни. Я был в шоке что Мэри отошла в мир иной. СПИ МЭРИ, ПУСТЬ ЗЕМЛЯ ТЕБЕ ПУХОМ.
Rasel Khan from London wrote on August 28, 2020 at 00:20:
We all owe you so much, for bringing the soul into our lives, in a manner that only you know how. Nice clean timeless music, The goto music to bring us back to normality. Miss you two so much. Thank you for everything, you guide us and make us smile even in the dark. I really hope you are in peace in heaven. My thoughts and prayers are with you x
Jorge Perea from Crossfield wrote on August 26, 2020 at 06:04:
When I think about Marie and Per, I think about super heroes.. you literally rescued me in my most lonely and difficult years in my younger days.. the world around me was falling on me.. and right at the moment when I thought I couldn’t keep going.. there they were.. my Look Sharp and Joyride cassettes.. They will block everything around me and your voices became my oasis.. My escape.. and I knew that somehow everything was going to be Ok! Thank you for being a really important part in the soundtrack of my life. Though I have never met you, the connection I have through your music makes me feel love and gratitude to you both. My heart really hurt when I heard about Marie’s passing.. I never had the chance to see you perform live.. but I have sang clapped and sang along watching all your concerts on video. I have all your CDs and vinyls.. and of course.. my cassettes.. they are a treasure to me. Rest my sweet Marie and I hope the heavens will let you receive all the love we your fans have for you. Thank you for the Joyride!. Always in my heart! -J.
Snurran wrote on August 26, 2020 at 02:05:
As time pass by I realize.. I will never forget you, never stop missing the comfort you gave with your voice. Thx again for everything ❤️.
Richard A Litton from Moorsetown wrote on August 16, 2020 at 03:21:
I love music more than anything in the world. Thus, I love Marie's voice and contributions to music. Music Heaven is getting crowded with the likes of Marie. RIP, MARIE, and of course I still hear you here.
Kung Lao wrote on August 15, 2020 at 01:34:
From the first song that I heard from Roxette I was hooked. The group's vocals and just sheer happiness to make beautiful music made my teen years awesome. THANK YOU!!!!
Anthony Noll from Adelaide,. South Australia wrote on August 9, 2020 at 19:09:
U & Marie made the concert hall at both Sydney Australia and Adelaide South Australia rock and U with Marie glow. Sadly it has to be said that " it must have been love but it's over now." The ride just like a "joyride' and to that playing the drums for U guys in 97 was "almost unreal". But per listen to ur heart before you tell her goodbye".
Jack wrote on August 7, 2020 at 14:02:
Your voice and joy of music entered my heart when I was just a boy. Now with children of my own, it is wonderful to share my love for your music with them. I will remember you with fondness and you will be remembered by generations to come. Thank you.