When your heart is weak… your should listen to some lovely Icelandic music.

HEART

“Triumph of a heart” by Björk (2004) from the album “Medúlla”

“Open your heart” by Birgitta – Eurovision Contest 2003

“Heart of spades” by Sometime from début entitled “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” (2007)

“Hold me closer to your heart” by Motion Boys from the album “Hang on” (2008)

“Heart of glass”, a Blondie cover by Daisy Hill Puppy Farm (1988)

“The heart” by Ghostigital from “In cod we trust”(2006)

“Hey! Heartbraker” by Dream Wife

“This heart” by Bloodgroup

Two songs “My Heart Don’t Speak” and “Heartbeat” by Lára Rúnars on her album “Moment” (2013)

“My Heart Beats” by Hafdis Huld from “Dirty Paper Cup” (2006)

 

HJARTA

“Staðlaust hjarta” by Teitur Magnússon from début “27” (2015)

“Hjartagull” by Eliza Newman from “Empire Fall” (2007)

“Hjarta mitt” by Sigríður Thorlacius & Tómas R. Einarsson

It is a bolero written by bassist Tómas R. Einarsson (melody) and the Icelandic Nobel Prize writer Halldór Laxness (lyrics). The tune is from Einarsson’s CD Mannabörn (2013). Sigríður Thorlacius (The Female Singer of the Year at the The Icelandic Music Awards 2013) performs here in a UNICEF program at the Icelandic State Television in September 2014.

“Þú komst við hjartað í mér” by Páll Óskar / Hjaltalín

Thanks to Peter Males and Trausti Júlíusson

– Wim Van Hooste