Sandra Lyng
Background information
Birth name Sandra Lyng Haugen
Born (1987-04-18) April 18, 1987 (age 31)
Mosjøen, Vefsn, Norway
Origin Norway
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 2004–present

Sandra Lyng Haugen (born 18 April 1987), also known as Sandra Lyng is a Norwegian singer who placed fourth in Idol: Jakten på en superstjerne 2004, the Norwegian version of Pop Idol. She represented Norway at the sixteenth edition of the North Vision Song Contest with the song "Play My Drum".


Sandra Lyng Haugen is from the town of Mosjøen in the municipality of Vefsn. She rose to popularity after her participation in the TV 2 program in which she placed fourth in Idol: Jakten på en superstjerne 2004, the Norwegian version of Pop Idol.

She released the single I morgen which stayed on the Norwegian charts for 16 weeks, peaking at number 2. She also released the summerhit Sommerflørt singing with Equicez-member Phillip. Sandra also released the album Døgnvill under the Universal Norway label. Døgnvill stayed on the charts for 9 weeks, peaking at #10, which is a longer period of time than Kjartan Salvesen who won Sandra's season charted. Sandra is today fairly popular in Norway and is known for her easygoing pop music. She released her new single 'PRTeY' featuring rapper Lazee in September 2013, after 4 years.

Idol performances

  • Auditions: "Foolish Games" Jewel / "Think Twice" Celine Dion
  • Semi Finals: "My Immortal" Evanescence
  • Top 11: "Panic" Venke Knutson
  • Top 9: "Mysteriet Deg" Lisa Nilsson
  • Top 8: "We Are Family" Sister Sledge
  • Top 7: "(I Just) Died In Your Arms" Cutting Crew
  • Top 6: "Love Don't Cost A Thing" Jennifer Lopez
  • Top 5: "LOVE"
  • Top 4: "Can't Fight The Moonlight" LeAnn Rimes/"Everything I Do (I Do It For You)" Bryan Adams



Year Album Peak positions Notes
2005 Døgnvill Tracklist
    1. "I morgen" (with Whimsical and KleenCut)
    2. "Alt jeg vil ha"
    3. "Lykken er"
    4. "Døgnvill"
    5. "Ingenting"
    6. "Kan du føle det?"
    7. "Skilles"
    8. "Rykter"
    9. "Sommerminner"
    10. "Savner deg"
    11. "Vuggesang"
Other collective albums
  • 2004: Idol: De Elleve Finalistene


Year Album Peak positions Album
2004 "Sommerflørt"
(feat. Philip)
2005 "I morgen"
(feat. Whimsical & Kleen Cut)
2009 "Hjemsøkt" N/A
2013 "PRTeY"
2014 "Don't Care"
"Electric City"
2015 "Heels Off"
"Play My Drum" 2
"Night After Night"