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Helgi Björnsson (born 10 July 1958), often referred to as Helgi Björns, is an Icelandic actor and pop/rock musician. He has released several albums with his own band Helgi Björns Og Reiðmenn Vindanna. He was also a lead vocalist for the Icelandic bands Grafík and for Síðan skein sól (also known as SSSól).

Helgi Björns
Birth nameHelgi Björnsson
Born (1958-07-10) 10 July 1958 (age 61)
Ísafjörður, Iceland
GenresPop/rock
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, actor
InstrumentsVocals,
Years active1984–present
Associated actsGrafík, Síðan skein sól

Helgi was born in Ísafjörður. As an actor, he has appeared in films such as Hitler's Grave by Daryush Shokof in 2011.[1]

DiscographyEdit

AlbumsEdit

Solo
  • 1997: Helgi Björns
  • 2005: Yfir Esjuna
  • 2011: ...syngur íslenskar dægurperlur ásamt gestum
  • 2014: Eru ekki allir sexý?
as Helgi Björns og Reiðmenn Vindanna
  • 2008: Ríðum sem fjandinn
  • 2010: Þú komst í hlaðið
  • 2011: Ég vil fara upp í sveit
in Grafík
  • 1984: Get ég tekið cjens
  • 1985: Stansað Dansað Öskrað
with Síðan skein sól / SSSól
  • 1989: Síðan Skein Sól
  • 1989: Ég stend á skýi
  • 1990: Halló ég elska þig
  • 1991: Klikkað
  • 1992: Toppurinn
  • 1993: SSSól
  • 1994: Blóð
  • 1999: 88-99

SinglesEdit

  • 2014: "Viltu dansa?"
  • 2014: "Ég fer á Land Rover frá Mývatni á Kópasker"

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

TelevisionEdit

  • 2008: Svartir englar
  • 2011: Makalaus
  • 2016: Ligeglad
  • 2016: Der Island-Krimi

Personal lifeEdit

Helgi is the son of María Gísladóttir and Björn Helgason, a former member of the Icelandic men's national football team.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Helga Kristín Einarsdóttir (30 October 2005). "Erkitöffarinn er liðin tíð". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). pp. 12–18. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Félagsmaður - Björn Helgason". ksi.is (in Icelandic). Football Association of Iceland. Retrieved 3 January 2018.

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