Hailing from Zurich Switzerland, Börni was discovered on the popular music based performance show, “Music Star”. Doing extremely well on this show propelled her into Swiss stardom and opened the door for fans of all ages to discover the raw talent that is Börni. Following her success on the Music Star show, Börni attracted the attention of Sony Music Switzerland and signed a recording contract with the company in 2008. Recording songs with the popular Swiss production team “Hitmill”, Börni finally released her 1st single “Scream My Name” from the album “Fighter” which was widely accepted by her Swiss fans. Following up “Scream My Name” with the single Trails of Trouble and a live tour through Switzerland, Börni’s first album was a big chart success and gave her the opportunity to break into the Swiss music market with a huge bang!
Swinging forward to 2010, Börni released her second album “Plan B”. Creating magic again with Hitmill, but also incorporating the talent of the US by working with the chart topping artist and songwriter Linda Perry who has given hits to artists such as P!NK, Alicia Keys and Christina Aguilera. Perry penned two songs from Börni’s Plan B album including the single ” Too Much” which was released in Nov 2010. Börni’s second album, “Plan B” , released with critical acclaim and was quoted as being much stronger than her first. But due to soft sales and creative differences, Börni decided to end her contract with Sony in 2011 and begin a new chapter in her musical career.
Now departed from Sony Music Switzerland, Börni has the freedom to go beyond the musical boundaries that were placed before her. Most recently working on a new EP titled “Yeah We Cool” in New York City with the talented production team “ForeverMusik”, whose members have worked with the likes of 7 Aurelius and Irv Gotti (Ashanti, J.Lo), Nasri Atweh (Chris Brown, New Kids On The Block), and Meleni Smith (Fergie, Jenna Andrews,Toby Gad). “Börni has a new sound that will excite everyone and get you jumping out of your seat” – Jason Panniell, ForeverMusik
With two album releases in Switzerland, and now a new EP under her belt, Börni is a seasoned star that is ready unlock a new chapter in an entertaining journey. She has reinvented herself with a new sound, new look, and new attitude. Crossing the borders of Switzerland and expanding her fan base to the rest of the world!