Is a fan of Wutang's producer RZA. The two recorded a track together and RZA even referenced her in his rhymes on a separate work.
Winner of the 1994 Brit Award for International Female.
In 2002, her mother, Hildur Rúna Hauksdóttir, went on a short-lived hunger strike to protest the development of an aluminum smelter at Reyðarfjörður, on the Icelandic coast. Reyðarfjörður was the setting of one of her music videos.
Some of her favorite movies include Tanpopo (1985), An Angel at My Table (1990), Sweetie (1989), and The Tin Drum (1979).
Director Harmony Korine wrote the lyrics for the song 'Harm of Will' from her album 'Vespertine'.