Karen Marie Ørsted , better known by her stage name Mø (stylised as MØ), is a Danish singer-songwriter signed to Sony Music Entertainment. Mø, whose name means “maiden” or “virgin” in Danish, has been compared to electropop artists such as Grimes and Twin Shadow. In 2012, Ørstad began creating a cappella pop songs and began collaborating with producer Ronni Vindahl. On 14 January 2013, MØ released her debut single “Glass”. On 15 March 2013 she released “Pilgrim” with B-side “Maiden”. Pilgrim was recognized as P3s Uundgåelige (P3 Unavoidable), a label given to rising artists by Danish radio station DR P3, as it peaked at number eleven on the Danish Singles Chart. On 27 March 2013, she performed live on television for the first time at the Danish P3 Guld Awards.