Iceland: Participant Sigurjón Brink dies, aged 36

In a shock to this year’s Icelandic preselection, participant in the third semi final of Söngvakeppni Sjónvarpsins, Sigurjón Brink (also known as Sjonni Brink) passed away yesterday in his home, aged 36.

The singer previously bid to represent Iceland in Laugardagslögin (2006) and in Söngvakeppni Sjónvarpsin (2010), plus Sigurjón had written an entry for this years Söngvakeppni Sjónvarpsin which was reportedly to participate on January 29th.

He leaves behind his wife and four children. wishes our sympathies to the family and friends of Sigurjón.