Ida Maria Børli Sivertsen from Nesna is an established artist and songwriter with great success in punk and rock. She became known to the Norwegian music audience when she was one of the winners in the competition "Zoom Urørt" in 2006. The following year she played at by:Larm, and since then she has been touring and playing at major festivals in Norway and around the world. In 2008 she released the debut album "Fortress Round My Heart" in Norway and England. The album won her the award for newcomer of the year under the 2008 Norwegian Grammy. More of her songs are used in TV shows in the United States. In 2018 she participated in the Eurovision Song Contest.