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Vexi Salmi

Vexi Salmi was born on September 21, 1942 in Hämeenlinna, Finland as Veikko Olavi Salmi. See full bio »

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Syksyn sävel Himself
(1973)
If You Love Soundtrack
(2010)
Pearls and Pigs Soundtrack
(2003)

Filmography

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 2018-2019 Putous (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #11.8 (2019) ... (lyrics: "Pump-Pump")
- Episode #10.5 (2018) ... (lyrics: "Elämältä kaiken sain" (Every little move she makes))
  SuomiLOVE (TV Series) (lyrics - 6 episodes, 2015 - 2019) (writer - 3 episodes, 2015 - 2018)
- Episode #5.8 (2019) ... (lyrics: "Ollaan hiljaa vaan")
- Episode #4.11 (2018) ... (lyrics: "Ota lähellesi") / (writer: "Ota lähellesi")
- Episode #4.1 (2017) ... (lyrics: "Ota lähellesi") / (writer: "Ota lähellesi")
- Episode #3.11 (2017) ... (lyrics: "Aamu")
- Episode #3.3 (2016) ... (lyrics: "Aamu")
 2019 M/S Romantic (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Kahdet häät ja yhdet varpajaiset (2019) ... (lyrics: "Pump-Pump")
 2017-2018 Vain elämää (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Pepe Willbergin päivä (2018) ... (lyrics: "Elämältä kaiken sain" (Every little move she makes), "Aamu")
- Kaikki laulut (2017) ... (lyrics: "Oot täydellinen")
- Jari Sillanpään päivä (2017) ... (lyrics: "Oot täydellinen")
 2018 Kingi (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.3 (2018) ... (lyrics: "Oot täydellinen")
 2016 Tähdet, tähdet (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Tähdet, tähdet -special (2016) ... (lyrics: "Puhu hiljaa rakkaudesta" (Speak Softly Love))
- 70-luku (2016) ... (lyrics: "Kung Fu taistelee" (Kung Fu Fighting))
 2015 Retrohelmet (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Jouluspecial (2015) ... (lyrics: "Sydämeeni joulun teen")
 2013 21 Ways to Ruin a Marriage (lyrics: "Hääkellot soi")
 2012 Diary of a Drunk (lyrics: "Ei tippa tapa")
 2011-2012 Daa-da daa-da - Syksyn sävel -retro (TV Series) (lyrics - 23 episodes)
- Episode #2.15 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Vaskikellot", "Muuttolinnut", "Paratiisisaari", "Oo, mikä nainen", "Yksinäinen pitkä tie")
- Episode #2.14 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Muuttolinnut", "Vaskikellot")
- Episode #2.12 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Sätkäpaperia, tupakkaa ja viinaa", "Seine")
- Episode #2.10 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Laulan syksyn ruusut kukkimaan", "Rakastaa")
- Episode #2.9 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Tahdon ottaa vastaan koko elämän" - as Pasi Penttilä)
 2011 Kari Tapion muistokonsertti (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Laula kanssain (Sing My Love Song)")
 2011 Dirty Bomb (writer: "Surun pyyhit silmistäni")
 2010-2011 Fredin vieraana (TV Series) (lyrics - 5 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Anna kaikkien kukkien kukkia")
- Episode #2.2 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Pieni ihminen")
- Episode #2.1 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Katso luontoa ja huomaa")
- Episode #1.4 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Istun ullakolla yksinäin")
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Yksin oon tietenkin" (Alone again), "Kaunein haave")
 2010 Hideaway (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Elämän valttikortit" - as Veikko Salmi)
 2010 If You Love (lyrics: "Eviva Espanja")
 2009 Yhteinen sävel (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Tere perestroika (2009) ... (lyrics: "Kalteritango")
 2008 The Finest and the Greatest (Short) (lyrics: "Aamu")
 2008 Tomorrow Was Yesterday (Documentary) (lyrics: "kaduilla tuulee")
 1998-2008 Kesäillan valssi (TV Series) (lyrics - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 July 2008 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman")
- Episode #12.3 (2007) ... (lyrics: "Vastaus")
- Episode dated 22 June 1999 (1999) ... (lyrics: "Hääsunnuntai" (Var rädda om kärleken))
- Episode dated 4 August 1998 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman", "Tanssitaan")
 2008 45 minuuttia (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 April 2008 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Ei tippa tapa")
 2008 Punklandia (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Poliisi pamputtaa taas (2008) ... (lyrics: "Ei tippa tapa")
 2007 Viihteen 50 (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.50 (2007) ... (lyrics: "Hän on mun")
 2004 Flowers and Binding (lyrics: "Avaa sydämesi mulle")
 2003 The Yes Men (Documentary) (writer: "Viuhahdus")
 2003 Pearls and Pigs (lyrics: "Tulvii Pohjanmaa")
 2002 Jos sais kerran (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2002) ... (lyrics: "Asfalttiviidakko")
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... (lyrics: "Poing poing poing", "Jestas sentään" (Crazy))
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (lyrics: "Pois sun vien" (Reach Out I'll Be There))
 2002 Leikin varjolla (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... (lyrics: "Yhden ainoan elämän")
 1970-2001 Syksyn sävel (TV Series) (lyrics - 33 episodes)
- Syksyn sävel 2001 (2001) ... (lyrics: "Yksinäinen pitkä tie")
- Syksyn sävel 2000 (2000) ... (lyrics: "Paratiisisaari", "Vaskikellot")
- Syksyn sävel 1999 (1999) ... (lyrics: "Muuttolinnut")
- Syksyn sävel 1996 (1996) ... (lyrics: "Sätkäpaperia, tupakkaa ja viinaa")
- Syksyn sävel 1993 (1993) ... (lyrics: "Laulan syksyn ruusut kukkimaan", "Rakastaa")
 2001 Ou Nou! (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Kriisin siemenet (2001) ... (lyrics: "Kaduilla tuulee")
 2001 The Rose of the Rascal ("Maailma on kaunis", "Silirimpsis", "Reteesti vaan", "Työmiehen lauantai", "Suruton nuoruusaika", "Ei tippa tapa", "En kerro kuinka jouduin naimisiin", "Kun ei rahat riitä", "Raha ratkaisee", "Ryysyranta", "Juhlavalssi", "Ryysyranta meni", "St. Pauli ja Reeperbahn", "Poing poing poing", "Vain elämää", "Las Palmas", "Haistakaa paska koko valtiovalta", "Häirikkö", "Laulajan testamentti")
 2000 Kun joulu on - Arja Korisevan joulukonsertti (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Tonttu Torvinen", "Tähti tähdistä kirkkain", "Sydämeeni joulun teen")
 1999 Enkelin silmin - 10-vuotisjuhlakonsertti (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman")
 1999 Huomenta Suomi (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 November 1999 (1999) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman")
  Tuttu juttu (TV Series) (lyrics - 5 episodes, 1993 - 1999) (writer - 1 episode, 1993)
- Episode #9.7 (1999) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman")
- Episode #8.6 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Olet kastetta maan")
- Episode #7.42 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Pyöritä tähtiin")
- Episode #7.30 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Yö on hellä", "Rakkaus on ikuinen")
- Episode #3.10 (1993) ... (lyrics: "Vain taivas yksin tietää") / (writer: "Vain taivas yksin tietää")
 1999 Kulkuri ja kaunottaret (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... (lyrics: "Hääsunnuntai" (Var rädda om kärleken))
 1998 Linnunradan pianobaari (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 October 1998 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman")
 1998 Amorin kaaret (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 October 1998 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Hääsunnuntai" (Var rädda om kärleken))
 1998 Huvin vuoksi (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 18 September 1998 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman", "Kun kanssas tanssin aloin", "Olet kastetta maan")
 1998 Tulisuudelma (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.11 (1998) ... (lyrics: "Valloitan koko maailman", "Kun kanssas tanssin aloin")
 1998 Team Ahma (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Honeymoon (1998) ... (lyrics: "Ruusu joka vuodesta")
 1998 Hardly a Butterfly (TV Movie) (writer: "Muutakin on kierretty kuin tahkoa" - as Emil Retee)
 1997 Tanssijan kädet (TV Short) (lyrics: "St. Pauli ja Reeperbahn")
 1997 Kummeli Goldrush (lyrics: "Avaa sydämesi mulle")
 1995 Tyttöjä ja jäätelöä (Short) (lyrics: "Kesäpäivät", "Sinä ja minä")
 1995 Kohtaamiset ja erot (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Villin Karjalan kulta (1995) ... (lyrics: "Verushka")
 1994 Blondi tuli taloon (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Rakkaudella Hannulleni (1994) ... (lyrics: "Rentun ruusu" - uncredited)
 1993 Ei itketä lauantaina (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1993) ... (lyrics: "Sydämeeni joulun teen")
  Sataman valot (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1993) (writer - 1 episode, 1993)
- Episode dated 21 July 1993 (1993) ... (lyrics: "Vain taivas yksin tietää") / (writer: "Vain taivas yksin tietää")
 1993 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1993 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Vain taivas yksin tietää") / (writer: "Vain taivas yksin tietää")
 1993 Virtaset ja Kekkonen (lyrics: "Lievestuoreen Liisa" - as Emil Retee)
 1993 Metsolat (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tulevaisuuden suunnitelmia (1993) ... ("Rentun ruusu")
 1992 Koskenkorva Cowboys (writer: "Kaksin rannalla yksinäiset", "Vain elämää")
 1992 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1992 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Antaa menneisyyden mennä")
 1992 Ha ett underbart liv (writer: "I'm Still in Love with You")
 1991 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1991 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Taivas ja maa") / (writer: "Taivas ja maa")
 1989 Vesku show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.4 (1989) ... (writer: "Sydämeeni joulun teen")
 1989 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1989 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Hiljaisuutta") / (writer: "Hiljaisuutta")
 1988 Vuosikertaviihde -88 (TV Movie) (writer: "Rentun ruusu")
 1987 Fakta homma (lyrics: "Ellin tytär")
 1986 Sisko ja sen veli (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (lyrics: "Kerrasta poikki")
  Kivisydän (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes, 1985) (writer - 1 episode, 1985)
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... (lyrics: "Kivisydän" - as Emil von Retee)
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (lyrics: "Henkipatto" - as Emil von Retee)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (lyrics: "Henkipatto")
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (writer: "Aurinko, tähdet ja kuu" - as Emil von Retee)
 1985 Viikonlopputelevisio (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 February 1985 (1985) ... (lyrics: "Härmäläinen perusjuntti" - as Emil von Retee)
 1984 Irwin - NYT! (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "En kerro kuinka jouduin naimisiin", "Poing-Poing-Poing", "Ryysyranta", "Kalterirock", "Lievestuoreen Liisa", "Oli simmarit sammarit kummarit ja pipo", "Viuhahdus", "Häirikkö", "Ei tippa tapa", "Vain elämää", "St. Pauli ja Reeperbahn")
 1984 Hittimittari (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... (lyrics: "Ei rakastaa voi tämän enempää" - as Antero Ollikainen)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (lyrics: "Ei rakastaa voi tämän enempää" - as Antero Ollikainen)
 1983 Harjunpää och kalla döden (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Del 3 (1983) ... (lyrics: "Elämän valttikortit" - uncredited)
- Del 2 (1983) ... (lyrics: "Elämän valttikortit" - uncredited)
- Del 1 (1983) ... (lyrics: "Elämän valttikortit" - uncredited)
 1982 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1982 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Paista päivä")
 1980 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special) (lyrics: "Huilumies")
 1980 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1980 - Suomen karsinta (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Finaali (1980) ... (lyrics: "Huilumies")
- Semifinaali (1980) ... (lyrics: "Huilumies")
 1979 Parempi myöhään (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (1979) ... (lyrics: "Hän on mun")
 1979 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special) (lyrics: "Katson sineen taivaan")
 1979 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1979 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Katson sineen taivaan")
 1978 Teach Me to Love (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "Opeta minua rakastamaan", "Ruusut on kuolleet")
 1976 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1976 - Suomen karsinta (TV Special) (lyrics: "Pump-pump", "Can-Can")
 1975 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1975 - Suomen karsinta (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Finaali (1975) ... (lyrics: "Ovi elämään")
- 2. Semifinaali (1975) ... (lyrics: "Ovi elämään")
 1974 Eurovision laulukilpailu 1974 - Suomen karsinta (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Finaali (1974) ... (lyrics: "Sinä ja minä", "Anna kaikkien kukkien kukkia")
- 1. Semifinaali (1974) ... (lyrics: "Sinä ja minä", "Anna kaikkien kukkien kukkia")
 1973 Herra Huu - jestapa jepulis - penikat sipuliks (lyrics: "Nainen tummissa")
 1970 Kultainen kurjuus: Irwin Goodman lähi- ja kaukokuvissa (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "St. Pauli ja Reeperbahn", "Meni rahahommat pieleen", "Ryysyranta meni", "Työmiehen lauantai", "Ryysyranta")
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