Gerli Padar

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Gerli Padar
ESC 2007 Estonia - Gerli Padar - Partners in crime.jpg
Gerli Padar represented Estonia in Eurovision Song Contest 2007 (semifinal)
Background information
Birth name Gerli Padar
Born (1979-11-06) November 6, 1979 (age 34)
Haljala, Estonia
Origin Estonia
Genres Pop
Years active 1994 – present

Gerli Padar (born 6 November 1979 in Haljala, Estonia) is a popular female performing artist in Estonia.

Gerli's television appearances include, most notably, her having represented Estonia at the ever-popular Eurovision trans-national talent contest as well as having performed in "Dancing with the Stars".

Gerli has also performed live—to critical acclaim—in several hit Estonian musicals including her starring roles as Sally in "Cabaret", as Florence in "Chess" and as Lotte in "Lotte, the Detective".

As of 2011, she has released one solo album.

Padar represented Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 with the song "Partners in Crime". It failed to qualify for the quarter-finals but was otherwise well received in the semi-final round.

She is the sister of Tanel Padar, who won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2001 for Estonia.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Sandra Oxenryd
with "Through My Window"
Estonia in the Eurovision Song Contest
2007
Succeeded by
Kreisiraadio
with "Leto svet"