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Nanna Bryndis Hilmarsdottir

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Birthday
6, 1989
Birthplace
Garour, Iceland
Birth Sign
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Birthday
6, 1989 (age 30)
Birthplace
Garour, Iceland

About

Lead singer, guitarist, and frontwoman for the Icelandic indie folk band Of Monsters and Men, the group that broke out with the single "Little Talks."

Before Fame

She was performing solo under the name Songbird, recruiting her friend Brynjar to help on guitar, followed up by adding Raggi on glockenspiel, and then three more members.

Trivia

She credited Raggi with coming up with their group's name, which she said serves as a good description of their song themes.

Family Life

She was born in the town of Garður in southwestern Iceland.

Associated With

She has mentioned in interviews that she admires Bon Iver and would love to work with Justin Vernon and his other collaborators.