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Pal Waaktaar


Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (born Pål Waaktaar Gamst, 6 September 1961) is a Norwegian musician and songwriter.

Pål Savoy is best known for his work as the main songwriter and guitarist in the Norwegian pop band A-ha. He has written or co-written most of the band's biggest hits, including The Sun Always Shines on T.V., Hunting High and Low, Take On Me, the James Bond theme The Living Daylights and the ballad Summer Moved On. The band A-ha has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide.

In addition, Waaktaar-Savoy is also a painter.

He was named Knights First Class of the Order of St. Olav by King Harald for his services to Norwegian music and his international success.

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