Interview with Thor Simonsen
Host Lucy Tulugarjuk interviews musician and producer Thor Simonsen about Hitmakerz. LIVE on June 17th, 2020.
Thor Simonsen is a Danish-Canadian artist and entrepreneur. Originally from the Faroe Islands (Denmark), Thor spent his childhood and teenage years in Iqaluit, Nunavut (Canada).
An accomplished recording artist and music producer, Thor has released 2 albums and produced many more for other artists. His music has won (and been nominated for) many awards, including Junos, Indigenous Music Awards, etc.
In 2016, Thor founded the Hitmakerz record label. He currently splits his time between studios in Iqaluit and Ottawa.