Tapio Rautavaara

Kaj Tapio Rautavaara

Also known as Rautavaara, T. Rautavaara, T.Rautavaara, Tapsa

Discography of Tapio Rautavaara:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Isoisän Olkihattu 15 Audio 2006 Poptori
2 Reissumies Ja Kissa 20 Audio 2000 Fazer Records
3 Reissumiehen Taival 32 Audio 1979 Helmi
4 Laulu On Ollut Iloni Ja Työni 14 Audio 1980 Valitut Palat
5 Yölinjalla 12 Audio Rytmi
6 Kulkurin Taival (Kaikki Levytykset 1946-1979) 360 Audio 2008-10-01
7 Vanhan Jermun Purnaus 2 Audio 1966 Philips
8 Tapsan Parhaat 13 Audio Finnlevy
9 Laulaa Ja Laulattaa 16 Audio 1967 Rytmi
10 Unohtumattomat 2 12 Audio 1978 Finnlevy
11 Unohtumattomat 12 Audio 1978 Finnlevy
12 Kulkurin Taival (48 Mestariteosta) 50 Audio 2008 WEA
13 Reissumiehen Taival II 32 Audio 1982 Helmi
14 Tapio Rautavaara Laulaa 3 4 Audio 1957 Rytmi
15 Unohtumaton Ilta 12 Audio 1976 Finnlevy
16 Lauluni Aiheet 2 12 Audio 1981 Valitut Palat
17 Tapio Rautavaara Laulaa 2 4 Audio 1956 Rytmi
18 Reissumies 54 Audio 1981 Reader's Digest
19 Kohti Alaskaa 2 Audio 1961 Broadway (3)
20 Exodus 2 Audio 1961 Broadway (3)
21 Kukkakaupan Ulkopuolella 2 Audio 1953 Triola
22 Häävalssi 2 Audio 1965 Philips
23 Neljän Tuulen Tiellä 4 Audio 1965 Rytmi
24 Tapio Rautavaaran Parhaita 4 Audio 1955 Rytmi
25 Tapio Rautavaara 18 Audio 1970 Scandia
26 Tapio Rautavaara Laulaa 12 Audio 1980 Helmi
27 Nostalgia 15 Audio 2006 Warner Music
28 Tapsan vanhoja ja uusia laulelmia 14 Audio Rytmi


Finnish singer, composer, lyricist, athlete and actor, born March 8, 1915 in Pirkkala, Finland; died in an accident September 25, 1979 in Vantaa, Finland.

Tapio Rautavaara was one of the most beloved singers in Finland, and he recorded 310 songs during his career. He worked often together with [a=Esa Pakarinen], [a=Reino Helismaa] and [a=Toivo Kärki].

He was also a successful athlete: he won the gold medal in the javelin at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, and he was also a member of the winning team representing Finland in the Archery World Championships of 1958.

He also acted in over 20 films.


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