Lyrika is a group of six girls in their twenties . The group was put together for a songwriting competition in 2009 where it placed first and has since participated in more competitions with great results.
For the last couple of years, the group has gone by the name „Langholtsdætur“ or „daughters of Langholt“ which is the neighborhood where the members originally met, singing together in a church choir. Lyrika has performed at various occasions, holiday celebrations and parties as well as teaming up with other artists such as the Icelandic band DIMMA and the Spiral contemporary dance group.Since 2010, Lyrika has been touring with the Icelandic artist Björk amongst the choir Graduale Nobili. Lyrika is apart of the Cassette collective in Iceland.