Andrea (Bulgarian singer)
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Teodora Rumenova Andreeva (born January 23, 1987), best known by her
stage name Andrea (Cyrillic: Андреа), is a Bulgarian pop-folk singer.  She and
the Romanian singer Costi Ionita performed together and released music as Birth name Teodora Rumenova Andreeva
Sahara.  Born January 23, 1987 (age 25)
Contents Genres Pop-folk, chalga, Balkan pop
Occupations Singer, model, dancer, actress
2 Personal life
Years active 2006 - present
4 Tours Labels Payner (2006 - present)
5 Awards and nominations Roton (2012 - present)
6 References Associated Costi Ioniţă, Bob Sinclar,
7 External links acts Shaggy, Mario Winans, Geo
Da Silva, Anelia, Galena
Biography Website www.andreasite.eu
Her musical career began with the help of her producer Lyusi Ilarionov. Her first song, “Kato nepoznat”, was released in June
2006 and her first music video one month later. In March 2008 Andrea released her first album, Ogan v kravta. In August of
the same year she sang a duet Samo moi with the Romanian star Costi Ionita and the song became a summer hit. Then they
started to work together and released many hits, including the duets Izbiram teb, Upotrebena, Neblagodaren, Lazha go s teb,
and Lyubovnik. Also, Costi is the composer of Andrea’s other best hits like "Men si tarsil", "Day mi vsichko, Hayde, Opa",
"Izlazhi me" and many others included on her albums Men si tarsil (released in October 2009) and Andrea (released in
December 2010). Андреа & Costi are working together in a project called Sahara and make modern dance music for
European and International audiences. Some of their tracks are in collaboration with great world music stars including Bob
Sinclar, Shaggy, and Mario Winans.
She has released 4 albums on the Payner label in Bulgaria. 
In June 2008, she appeared on the cover and in a feature in the Bulgarian edition of Playboy.
In 2009, as part of Sahara she recorded a single called Bellezza with Geo Da Silva.  She appears as part of Sahara in the
2010 song and video for DJ Bob Sinclar's song I Wanna, also featuring Shaggy.
At the start of her career, Andrea was offered a solo recording contract, but declined.
In 2011 she expanded some of her music to America such as Mine ft. Mario Winas, and Champagne ft. Shaggy. Now she is
working on several new songs, some that are released this year is "Na eks" featuring "Kristal". She is preparing to release her
new song by Mid July 2011, "Dokray". Andrea has just released a song with Bulgarian singer Boris Soltariyiski called, "Preday
se", this Fall. The video was released in late September.
At the beginning of April 2012, Andrea left Sahara in order to focus on a solo career, prompting Costi to launch a contest to
replace her as he still wished to continue the project.
Andrea has been in a relationship with Bulgarian professional heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev since 2006. 
Main articles: Andrea discography and List of songs recorded by Andrea
Ogan v kravta (2008)
Men si tarsil (2009)
Planeta Derby Plus (2008)
Planeta Derby 2009 (2009)
Planeta Derby 2010 (2010)
Awards and nominations
Main article: List of awards and nominations received by Andrea
1. ^ "Андреа: Слушам Бетовен и Вивалди (Andrea: I listen to September 14, 2009. Retrieved June 25, 2010.(reporting on
Beethoven and Vivaldi)" . Dneven Trud (in Bulgarian). May recording of song, in both English and Bulgarian)
15, 2010. Retrieved June 25, 2010. 6. ^ "Шаги се увърта около Андреа" . Dneven Trud (in
2. ^ "Андреа и Шаги в новия албум на Боб Синклер" . Bulgarian). March 10, 2010. Retrieved June 25,
Novinar (in Bulgarian). December 6, 2009. Retrieved June 2010.(reporting on Andrea traveling to Miami for the video
25, 2010.(referencing Sahara and the members of Sahara shoot)
joining on the Shaggy song) 7. ^ "Кости Обяви, Че Андреа Вече Не Е Част От
3. ^ Payner CD Catalog , Retrieved June 24, 2010 "Сахара"" . NovFolk. April 3, 2012. Retrieved April 3,
4. ^ "Искай ме! (Playboy 8 fast facts about Andrea)" . 2012.
Playboy (Bulgarian edition). June 2008. Retrieved June 25, 8. ^ (24 October 2011). Кубрат Пулев: Титлата е успех за
2010.(nudity) България (ВИДЕО) , Sportal.bg (in Bulgarian)
5. ^ "Златка в клип на Андреа" . Novinar (in Bulgarian).
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