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Last year, at just 20 years of age, singer and multi-instrumentalist sgeir became an overnight sensation in his home country of Iceland with the release of In the Silence [Icelandic title: Dyrd daudathogn] breaking all records to become Icelands fastest and biggest selling debut album by a home grown artist, outselling both Bjork and Sigur Ros. Staggeringly, one in ten of the Icelandic population now owns the album.

On March 4, 2014 the English language version of the albumwith translation by acclaimed singer John Grantwill be released worldwide via One Little Indian Records.