Stefan Örn Gunnlaugsson started playing various instruments and composing by the age of 9. A number of bands and projects later, he released his first solo album by the name Íkorni in 2013. Íkorni was subsequently nominated as “Album of the Year” in Iceland by the Icelandic Music Awards Academy. Stefán also received recognition and nomination for “Producer of the Year” and “Lyricist of the Year.”