Helgi Björnsson

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Helgi Björns
Birth name Helgi Björnsson
Born (1958-07-10) 10 July 1958 (age 60)
Ísafjörður, Iceland
Genres Pop/rock
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter, actor
Instruments Vocals,
Years active 1984–present
Associated acts Grafík, Síðan skein sól

Helgi Björnsson (born 10 July 1958 in Ísafjörður, Iceland), 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). As an actor, Helgi has appeared in a great number of films including Hitler's Grave by Daryush Shokof in 2011.[1]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

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

Singles[edit]

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

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

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

Personal life[edit]

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

References[edit]

  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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