Morten Harket

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Morten Harket Bio, Wiki, Net Worth, Wife


Morten Harket is the lead vocalist of the chart-topping 80s pop/rock band ‘A-ha’ best known for their legendary hit single ‘Take On Me.’ He also had a successful solo career with six studio albums. Out of his six solo albums, four peaked at number one on Norway’s music charts. In recent years, he appeared as a judge on ‘The Voice Norway’ for two seasons and as Viking on ITV’s The Masked Singer in 2021.

Originally from Kongsberg, Norway, Morten Harket was born on September 14, 1959, under the star sign Virgo. The 63-year-old pop singer is Norwegian by nationality and belongs to the Dutch ethnicity. He started writing music at the age of four.

Quick Wikis

Real Name Morten Harket
Date of Birth September 14, 1959
Birthplace Kongsberg, Norway
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality Norwegian
Ethnicity Dutch
Profession Singer
Dating/Girlfriend Inez Anderson
Married/Wife Camilla Malmquist (1989-1998)
Net Worth $60 million
Parents Reidar and Henny Harket
Age 65 years old

Morten Harket Net Worth and Salary

Harket is best known as the lead singer of 80s hit band ‘A-ha.’ Since the band’s formation in 1982, the group released ten studio albums and several hit singles. The band is best known for their hit single ‘Take On Me’ and albums ‘Hunting High and Low’ and ‘Analogue.’ They disbanded in 2010 after a farewell tour but still perform on special events and shows.

Morten Harket net worth
Morten and his ‘A-ha’ bandmates embarked on a tour in 2019.

Harket also ventured into a solo career and has released six studio albums. Four of his albums Wild Seed, Letter from Egypt, Out of My Hands, and Brother earned number 1 positions on Norway’s music charts. He also appeared as a judge in the fourth and fifth season of The Voice Norway. In 2021, he appeared in the singing show The Masked Singer as Viking.

Despite being in his 60s, Harket is still active in the music industry. Over three decades of a music career, he has accumulated a ballpark net worth and continues to add more. As of 2024, Morten has an estimated net worth of $60 million.

Dating his Girlfriend, Inez Anderson; Married?

The Norwegian superstar has been in a relationship with his partner Inez Anderson since 2006. He shares a daughter, Karmen Poppy, with his longtime partner. However, Karmen is his fifth child.

Morten Harket partner
Morten is in a relationship with his longtime partner, Inez Andersson.

Harket was previously married to his now ex-wife, Camilla Malmquist. He began dating Camilla in 1987. After dating for two years, the pop star married her in 1989. Together, the husband and wife welcomed three children – Jakob Oscar Martinus Malmquist Harket (b. 1989), Jonathan Henning Adler Malmquist Harket (b.1990), and Anna Katharina Tomine Malmquist Harket (b.1993).

Harket’s 10-year marriage with wife, Camilla, ended with a divorce in 1998. He has another two children from his two relationships after the divorce with his wife. He welcomed a daughter, Henny, in 2003 with his ex-girlfriend Anne Mette Undlien.

Parents, Siblings, and Family

The pop singer was born to parents Reidar and Henny Harket. His father, Reidar, was a chief physician at a hospital, while his mother was an Economics teacher. He grew up with his four siblings – brothers Gunvald, Hakonm, Ingunn, and Kjetil in Asker in southern Norway.

Morten Harket Height and Weight

Morten Harket Height and Weight

Harket has a tall, rangy height of 6 feet 1 inch. He has a fit, athletic body that weighs around 82 kg. His naturally dark brown hair has started turning grey. Moreover, he has blue eyes.

Quick FAQs

How old is Morten Harket?

Morten Harket is 63 years old, born September 14, 1959.

Where was Morten Harket born?

Morten hails from Kongsberg, Norway.

What nationality is Morten Harket?

Morten is Norwegian by nationality.

Who is Morten Harket's girlfriend?

Morten is dating his girlfriend, Inez Andersson.

Is Morten Harket still married?

Morten was married to his ex-wife Camilla Malmquist from 1989 to 1998.

What is Morten Harket's net worth?

Morten Harket's net worth is $60 million as of 2024.

How tall is Morten Harket?

Morten is 6 feet 1 inch tall.

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