2015 was a huge year for Sturla Atlas. He released his debut mixtape, “Love Hurts” in June and went on to have some of the biggest songs of the Icelandic summer, “San Francisco” and “Over Here”. Already acquiring a massive following and Sturla Atlas became a prominent figure in Iceland’s flourishing Hip-Hop scene. Firmly backed by the 101 Boys, Sturla Atlas made his festival debut at last years edition of Secret Solstice moving on to numerous festival gigs in the summer and multiple shows at last years Iceland Airwaves festival, following his second release, the “These Days” EP.
2016 is already looking great, with Sturla Atlas taking home the “Newcomer of the Year” award at the Icelandic Music Awards for his efforts in 2015 and a packed show at Sonar Reykjavík in February.