About Mats Nileskär (in English)

Mats Nileskär is a radiojournalist born in the southern part of Sweden in 1959. Since 1978 he has been running the soulmusic show on Swedish Radio P3. He has made documentaries about James Brown and Curtis Mayfield. He has seen the devil in Al Green and the tears of Barry White. They say that he is responsible for a couple of Swedish soul generations.

Never resting, always funky. He was the first that played hip-hop on Swedish Radio. Still resides in the town of Malmö - because it’s close to Copenhagen.