|Birth name||Ebba Tove Elsa Nilsson|
Ebba Tove Elsa Nilsson (born 29 October 1987), known professionally as Tove Lo (Swedish pronunciation:
She was born and raised in the
In 2014, Lo was signed to Max Martin's
In addition to her solo work, Lo has co-written a number of songs for other singers, including
Ebba Tove Elsa Nilsson was born on 29 October 1987 in
Lo then developed a love for music and formed a girl band with her friends.
 With the band, she wrote her first song at age 10 or 11.
 By age 15, Lo had written a compilation of lyrical content which "nobody ever saw" and had performed twice on stage, before enrolling at Rytmus Musikergymnasiet, a musical school in Stockholm.
 During her time at Rytmus, Lo developed a friendship with Caroline Hjelt, who would later form the Swedish duo
An interview and profile of Tove Lo in W magazine in October 2016 referred to her as "openly bisexual," citing that as one of several identifiers that "she once took for granted but are now very much part of her public persona."
 In an interview with Attitude magazine in January 2017, Lo referred to her own sexuality in non-binary terms: "Being open and owning my sexuality in both ways – with both men and women – I think that’s just never been a big deal", she says, adding that she was very lucky growing up in a liberal country.
 In March the same year, she gave an interview with