Halvdan Sivertsen, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Halvdan Sivertsen

Norwegian musician

Date of Birth: 05-Jan-1950

Place of Birth: Tromsø municipality, Northern Norway, Norway

Profession: politician, singer, musician, songwriter, guitarist

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Halvdan Sivertsen

  • Halvdan Sivertsen (born 5 January 1950) is a Norwegian singer-songwriter and guitarist.
  • He was born in Tromsø, but raised and lives in Bodø.
  • He has won Spellemannprisen awards five times, twice with his group Gitarkameratene, and received the Culture Prize of Nordland county in 2000.
  • His album Kjærlighetslandet reached number eight on the Norway albums chart.The Norwegian Society of Composers and Lyricists awarded him the "lyrics of the year"-prize in 2010 and an accompanying grant totalling 25 000 Norwegian kroner, for his song Dødsbra dop — a criticism of Norwegian soldiers' behaviour in Afghanistan, and Norwegian politicians.

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