Ihsahn (born 10 October 1975 as Vegard Sverre Tveitan) is a Norwegian composer, multi-instrumentalist, and vocalist. He is best known for his work with Norwegian black metal band Emperor. He has appeared in Thou Shalt Suffer, played in Peccatum with his wife Ihriel (real name Heidi Solberg Tveitan, sister of Einar Solberg, lead vocalist of Leprous), and now devotes himself to his solo albums.

His instructional videos on music have appeared in online publications such as Guitar World.[1] In style terms, his solo work and work with other artists have shown multiple musical forms from classical music to industrial metal to progressive metal and more. In terms of his personal beliefs, he has expressed support for Satanism and social Darwinism thought while also showing respect to concepts such as meditation, stewardship of the environment, and traditional paganism as well as condemning acts of criminality and religious intolerance such as church arson.[2]


Arcana Imperii
Arcana Imperii is a song by musical artist Ihsahn, released on February 23, 2018.
Das Seelenbrechen
Das Seelenbrechen is the fifth studio solo album by Emperor frontman Ihsahn.

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