Birgir is an Icelandic singer, songwriter and producer, born in Reykjavík, Iceland.
His self titled debut EP came out in early 2017, including the single “Last For Long” entering the charts in Iceland. In August that year Birgir released his breakthrough single “Can You Feel”, which immediately received heavy rotation on Icelandic radio, topping the charts of the two most prominent stations. That success was instrumental in earning Birgir a nomination as Breakthrough artist of the year at the annual Icelandic Music Awards. “Can You Feel It” has registered over 27 million plays on Spotify, 200k+ monthly listeners, it was also featured in American Idol in 2020. and America’s Got Talent.
2021 saw Birgir team up with VIA Music Group to develop a plan and strategy to release his next album (name TBC) and in the meantime saw him work on his Icelandic project Draumfarir (4k monthly listeners and 150k streams) again placed heavy on rotation in Iceland and collaborate with September Already Better and Finnish artist Devinity with this hit Need You Here
Birgir’s single “Can You Feel It” was featured in American Idol on May 3, 2020. Subsequently it featured in America’s Got Talent, in 2020 as well.
Birgir is currently working on a NEW album due in 2022