Miisa-Leena Päällysaho was born on February 19, 1970, and died on July 7, 2016.
She was better known as Miisa on stage.
She was a Finnish Eurodance artist who released two albums in the 1990s.
Miisa’s first single was released in Finland in 1991 and in the mid-1990s.
She was trying to break into the US markets.
Miisa’s biggest hit was the single Set Me Free, reaching #9 on the Billboard compiled Dance Club Songs chart in March 1996.
Her song All or Nothing (1994) was included on the soundtrack to the 1999 comedy But I’m a Cheerleader.
Later, it was reported that Miisa did not actually sing on her records, but the real vocalist was the Swedish singer Karin Strömfelt.
Following her music career, Miisa worked as a make-up artist.
She died due cancer.
Miisa passed away at 46 years old.