Ásgeir Trausti was among ten musicians to win an EBBA (European Border Breaker Awards) at the Eurosonic Music Festival in the Netherlands earlier this week. Fellow Icelandic musicians Of Monsters and Men were awarded an EBBA in 2013.
Photo: Páll Stefánsson/Iceland Review.
Ásgeir made headlines recently for covering Miley Cyrus’ ‘Wrecking Ball.’
Previous EBBA winners include the aforementioned Of Monsters and Men, Emeli Sandé, Carla Bruni, Adele, Katie Melua, Damien Rice, The Thrills, Gabriel Rios, The Fratellis, Adele, Dolores O’ Riordan and Mumford & Sons.