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Joakim Brodén

Joakim Brodén

Real/full name:
Joakim Brodén
43 (born Oct 5th, 1980)
Place of birth:
Sweden (Falun, Dalarna)


Brodén's father, Ulf Olof Brodén, is from Sweden and his mother, Anna, is from former Czechoslovakia. He holds dual citizenship in Sweden and the Czech Republic.


Brodén is known for wearing an unusual vest with metal plates when performing with Sabaton; it has been described as resembling a bulletproof vest. He is also known for his distinctive mohawk hairstyle and "squared" facial hair. He is a baritone.

In 2015, Brodén lost a bet with his bandmates that committed him to travelling to Sabaton's next gig on foot; he had not realized their next engagement ...


Vocals (lead) (1999-present), Keyboards (1999-2005, 2012-present)

2000 Sabaton (Demo) Vocals, Keyboards
2001 Fist for Fight (Compilation) Vocals, Keyboards
2005 Primo Victoria Songwriting, Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1-7, 9), Keyboards
2006 Attero Dominatus Lyrics (tracks 1-4, 6-9), Vocals, Songwriting
2007 Masters of the World (Single) Vocals
2007 Metalizer Lyrics (Disc 1: tracks 1, 2, 4-8, 10, 11; Disc 2: tracks 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12), Keyboards, Songwriting, Vocals (as "Bróden")
2008 The Art of War Vocals, Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 2-5, 7, 9-12)
2008 Cliffs of Gallipoli (Single) Vocals
2010 Coat of Arms (Single) Vocals
2010 Coat of Arms Vocals, Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 1, 3-6, 8-10)
2010 Screaming Eagles (Single) Vocals
2011 World War Live: Battle of the Baltic Sea (Live album) Vocals, Keyboards
2012 A Lifetime of War (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2012 Uprising (live) (Single) Keyboards, Vocals
2012 The Lion from the North (Single) Vocals
2012 Carolus Rex (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2012 Carolus Rex Lyrics (tracks 2-8, 10, 11), Vocals (lead, backing), Songwriting
2013 40:1 (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2013 Swedish Empire Live (Live album) Vocals
2013 Swedish Empire Live (Video) Vocals
2014 To Hell and Back (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2014 Resist and Bite (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2014 Heroes Vocals (lead), Keyboards
2015 Live on the Sabaton Cruise 2014 (Live album) Vocals, Keyboards, Guitars (rhythm)
2016 Heroes on Tour (Video) Vocals, Keyboards
2016 Blood of Bannockburn (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2016 Metalocalypse Now (Split) Vocals (lead), Keyboards
2016 The Last Stand Vocals, Keyboards, Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 4-11)
2016 In the Army Now (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2019 Bismarck (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2019 Fields of Verdun (Single) Vocals, Keyboards
2019 The Great War Vocals, Keyboards, Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 1-4, 6, 8-10)
2020 Angels Calling (Collaboration) Vocals, Keyboards
2020 The Attack of the Dead Men (Live in Moscow) (Single) Vocals
2021 Livgardet (Single) Vocals (lead), Keyboards
2021 The Royal Guard (Single) Vocals (lead), Keyboards
2021 Steel Commanders (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (lead)
2021 Christmas Truce (Single) Songwriting, Vocals (lead), Lyrics, Piano
2021 20th Anniversary Show - Live at Wacken (Video) Vocals
2021 The Great Show (Video) Vocals
2022 Soldier of Heaven (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (lead)
2022 The War to End All Wars Keyboards, Vocals (lead)
2022 The War to End All Wars (History Edition) Keyboards, Vocals (lead)
2022 Weapons of the Modern Age (EP) Keyboards, Vocals (lead), Songwriting, Lyrics
2023 Heroes of the Great War (EP) Songwriting (tracks 2-7), Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 4-7)
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Vocals, Keyboards (1999)


Keyboards (2003)


2020 Live or Die (Single) Vocals


2011 Star of Delusive Hopes Vocals (track 8)


2016 Strong and Proud - 30 Years of Rock and Metal (Video) Vocals (DVD1 track 10)

Follow the Cipher

2018 Follow the Cipher Vocals (additional) (track 10)


2018 Knightfall Vocals (track 2)


2017 Ibor & Aio (Single) Vocals (lead)
2017 Kven Vocals (lead) (track 3) (as "Jocke Brodén")


2016 Coming Home Vocals (track 2)


2008 SkyRide (Demo) Vocals (track 8)

Snowy Shaw

2018 White Is the New Black (Compilation) Vocals (additional)


2004 Legacy (Live album) Keyboards

Twilight Force

2014 Tales of Ancient Prophecies Vocals (backing) (tracks 1, 2), Vocals (additional) (track 11)
2015 Gates of Glory (Single) Vocals (additional)
2016 Heroes of Mighty Magic Vocals (additional) (track 10)

Van Canto

2011 Break the Silence Vocals (track 3)


2016 Rise of the Wise Vocals (track 11)
Added by: Lord_Lexy Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2011-04-09 13:05:07 Last modified on: 2024-02-25 20:02:28
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