NORWAY – Andreas Andresen Haukeland, most known as Tix (stylized as TIX), is a Norwegian musician, record producer and songwriter from Bærum, Norway.
He will represent Norway at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 with the song “Fallen Angel”.
He has Tourette syndrome, a condition characterised by involuntary movements called tics. During his childhood, he was bullied for his condition and called “tics”, which he later turned into his stage name.
Besides being a musician, Andreas is a mental health awareness advocate and has shared his experiences with suffering from Tourette syndrome, loneliness and suicidal thoughts.
In September 2016, TIX released his debut studio album, Dømt og berømt which peaked at number 2 on the VG-lista, the official Norwegian Albums Chart.
TIX has also co-produced the song “Game Time” for Flo Rida that also features Sage the Gemini and the hit “Sweet but Psycho” by Ava Max.
Tix won the Melodi Grand Prix 2021 and will represent Norway in the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Rotterdam with the song “Fallen Angel”.