Kimmernaq Kjeldsen (b. 1980) was raised in Aasiaat by her Greenlandic mother and Danish father. As a teenager, Kimmernaq discovered singing, and although it initially was just a hobby, Kimmernaq released her first solo album in 2006. Since then, she has released 4 albums in all, and has become well known throughout Greenland through her music, as evidenced by her two gold solo albums. In 2013, Kimmernaq decided to build a professional career in performing, singing and acting. From 2014 to 2016, she attended Nunatta Isiginnaartitsisarfia – The National Theatre School of Greenland and successfully graduated as a part of the second ever class of students. Kimmernaq is currently living in Nuuk working as a professional actor.