Mona B. Riise
Mona B Riise (b 1972, Norway) is a journalist and host of TV and radio programmes. She studied such subjects as literature, medium and communication at the University of Oslo.
Riise has had a long career as a reporter and host for music and cultural programmes with the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK), including Lydverket, and has served for many years on the panel of experts for the NRK’s Stjernekamp programme.
She published Norsk pop-poesi in 2018, a collection of poetical highlights from Norwegian pop, rock and rap music, where she has also talked with the songwriters about the process behind chart successes.