Danny Baldursson is an international award-winning musician from the Faroe Islands. He originates from Klaksvík, with approximately 5000 inhabitants. At the age of sixteen Danny Baldursson picked up a guitar and started playing, this was his first encounter as an aspiring musician, opening the doors to an impressive career as a front figure musician in Scandinavia. Since 2013, Danny Baldursson has performed over 300-400 concerts annually, it was also in 2013 that he started his first band DANNY & THE VEETOS. Danny Baldursson handpicked the members for his band, which is how DANNY & THE VEETOS emerged.
In 2016 DANNY & THE VEETOS released their debut album called Hint of Melancholy, which was the beginning of their success. That year their album turned out to be the fastest sold out album in 15 years on the Faroe Islands. They won awards such as best song of the year and band of the year, the band started touring in Greenland, Iceland, Denmark, England and Germany. They also cultivated an enormous following on the Faroe Islands with their unique electronic pop style, and their outstanding live performances, which is where they got to really connect with their audience.
In recent years Danny Baldursson has showed dedication, staying committed to his musical career and working on becoming a solo artist. In December 2019 Danny Baldursson went on and won the German Songwriting Awards with his new melodic and upbeat song “Holy.”Danny Baldursson has developed a personal genre and musical style, managing to merge personality into each song that he writes and produces. Writing from experience and the relations to his surroundings Danny Baldursson’s musical performances become somewhat individual and personal to each member of the audience. On stage Danny Baldursson becomes energised, the audience is instantly smitten by his aura and you can feel the passion he has for his music. His stage performance is intriguing in a way that it becomes relatable to the individual, you connect to the emotions he employs outwards towards the audience with his passionate voice and strong confident attitude.
In the coming months Danny Baldursson will be travelling to the US, where he will participate in MUSEXPO. As the strong-willed person that he is, his plans are to network and impress relevant people in the industry. Danny Baldursson can be described as a realistic, confident and dedicated team player, he always aspires to outdo himself and the people that he works with, resulting in utmost admiration from his peers.