Jarkko Laine

Jarkko Laine
Real name
Jarkko Aarre Juhani Laine
March 17, 1947
August 19, 2006
Poet, lyricist and songwriter, who released several novels, short stories and plays and also translated for example Mark Twain, Bram Stoker, Richard Brautingan, William Shakespeare and some American literature into Finnish. He was also known for his lyrics that he provided for various artists in Finland including Rauli Badding Somerjoki, M.A. Numminen, Maarit and so on. He wrote over a hundred songs in his career.
Member of
Suomen Talvisota 1939-1940


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Songs written by Jarkko Laine

Original songs

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Apilan mesi Jarkko Laine Tupelo Honey Kirka
Fiilaten ja höyläten Jarkko Laine Reelin and Rocking Rauli 'Badding' Somerjoki ja Seppo Hovi Beat Group Covered by (11 artists)
Iso lemmen pala Jarkko Laine A Big Hunk o' Love Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki Covered by Frederik
Johnny B. Goode Jarkko Laine Johnny B. Goode Covered by (3 artists)
Kaikki nyt ohi on Jarkko Laine It's All Over Now Kirka Covered by Virve Rosti
Kanelipuun alla Jarkko Laine Cinnamon Girl Kirka Covered by (2 artists)
Lennetään lehdellä Jarkko Laine Can't Stop Now Muska
Maggie May Jarkko Laine Maggie May Kirka
Moikataan kun tavataan Jarkko Laine Later Alligator Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki
Mulla on uudet rullaluistimet Jarkko Laine Brand New Key Muska
Mun sormuksein Jarkko Laine Wear My Ring Around Your Neck Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki Covered by (2 artists)
Oi, kuu Jarkko Laine The Bad in Every Man, Blue Moon Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki Covered by (2 artists)
Polttava rakkaus Jarkko Laine Burning Love Eero Avén
Rokaten ja rollaten Jarkko Laine Around & Around Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki Covered by (2 artists)
Tällainen hupsu Jarkko Laine (Now and Then, There's) A Fool Such as I Rauli "Badding" Somerjoki Covered by (2 artists)
Tanssikengät Jarkko Laine Blue Suede Shoes Jari Lampinen