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Robyn, Avicii, more are getting their own Swedish postage stamps

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Sending letters is about to get much more exciting: Max Martin, First Aid Kit, Robyn, Avicii, and Seinabo Sey will be the new faces of Sweden’s stamps.

Sweden is one of the world’s pop music capitals—according a press release, it’s “third in world in pop music exports”—so it makes sense that the country would give some of their biggest stars their own stamps.

While all five acts hail from Sweden, they represent different kinds of pop music, ranging from Robyn’s dance-pop to First Aid Kit’s pretty folk. The stamps will be available in Sweden Jan. 15.

Robyn, singer (pictured above)
You know her from: Grammy-nominated emotional synthpop tracks ”Dancing On My Own” and “Call Your Girlfriend

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First Aid Kit, singers
You know them from: Their country-flavored folk (and gorgeous harmonies) showcased in tracks like “Emmylou” and “My Silver Lining

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Avicii, DJ

You know him from: Radio-friendly EDM hits “Wake Me Up” and “Levels

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Seinabo Sey, singer
You know her from: Soulful single “Hard Time

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Max Martin, writer/producer
You know him from: Writing multiple hit songs including Britney Spears’ “…Baby One More Time” and, more recently, Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off