Eirikur Hauksson started singing rock music at the age of 15 and won his first music award for his song "Sekur" (Guilty) in 1981. He fronted the rock groups Start, Drýsill, Artch and Pops, and has toured with former Thin Lizzy guitarist Brian Robeson’s band. Recently Eirikur has been working with Ken Hensley, who is renowned for his work with Uriah Heep in the 1970’s, and frequently performs with his mates in Iceland.
Eirikur moved to Norway in 1988 where he has been actively involved with music for a long time. He participated in ESC 1986 for Iceland with Icy and for Norway in 1991 with Just 4 Fun. Eirikur has made several albums and is considered one of Iceland’s top rock vocalists.