Ingvi Thor Kormaksson is an Icelandic songwriter. 11 albums to his credit, 4 of which are performed by JJ Soul Band, co-written by UK singer/songwriter, JJ Soul. Their music can be described as being on the boundaries of blues, jazz and funk (blues-(con)fusion)!. Ingvi has also written music for Icelandic vocalists (pop-latin-folk-jazz). Altogether; he has had more than 150 of his compositions recorded by various artists. He's mostly written in the AC (adult contemorary) genre. Jazzy chord progressions, blues, bossanova and samba rhythms are often featured in his music but sometimes folk music traditions can also be heard. Also we have here a few instrumental tracks in the categories of smooth-jazz/latin.
JJ Soul Band's latest album was "BRIGHT LIGHTS" (2008). Digital distr. by CD Baby, AMAZON, etc.
Ingvi's new album is LATÍNUDEILDIN - LATIN FACULTY (2012), a collection of latin-flavoured tracks; bossanova, samba, etc. performed by a selection of Icelandic vocalists + one from Faroe Islands (Eivor) and another from Brasil (Jussanam). English lyrics by JJ Soul.
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