Paul Waaktaar-Savoy

Norwegian Musician and Songwriter
Born Sep 6, 1961

Paul Waaktaar-Savoy is a Norwegian musician and songwriter. He is best known for his work as guitarist and main songwriter in the Norwegian pop band A-ha. He has written or co-written most of the band's biggest hits, including "The Sun Always Shines on T.V. ", "Hunting High and Low", "Take on Me", the James Bond theme "The Living Daylights" and the ballad "Summer Moved On". In addition, Waaktaar-Savoy is also a painter.… Read More

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1961 Birth Born on September 6, 1961.


1998 36 Years Old Waaktaar-Savoy has painted all his life. His trademark is not starting to paint until the canvas has been fitted with a frame. This trait was played upon in his debut and so far sole exhibition "Rammer" (meaning "Frames" in Norwegian) in Lillehammer, Norway in 1998. … Read More
2001 39 Years Old With his wife, he has produced many CDs as the band Savoy. In 2001 Waaktaar released his fourth studio album, "Reasons to Stay Indoors", which was again a big success in Norway. … Read More


2011 49 Years Old With Jimmy Gnecco he presented Weathervane as a new project in June 2011. … Read More


2012 50 Years Old …  The official ceremony took place on 6 November 2012.
2015 53 Years Old …  After that they split, but in 2015 reunited again and released a new studio album, Cast in Steel.
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