Monica Anghel

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Monica Anghel
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Monica Anghel in 2015
Background information
Birth name Monica Anghel
Born (1971-06-01) 1 June 1971 (age 44)
Bucharest, Romania
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Voice
Years active 1985–present

Monica Anghel (born 1 June 1971 in Bucharest), she is a Romanian singer and TV star. In 1996, she took part in the international preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest. The Romanian song "Rugă pentru pacea lumii" was not chosen to go to the international final in Oslo. In the same year, she won the "Golden Stag" for Romania.[1]

Anghel participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 2002 in Tallinn, with Marcel Pavel.[2][3] Their song "Tell me why" reached the 9th place, which was the third best score ever for Romania.

A few years later Anghel started to collaborate with comic group Divertis.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Ninth Edition of The Golden Stag Festival – 1996
  2. ^ Bohlman, Philip V. (2004). The music of European nationalism. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO. p. 2. ISBN 978-1-57607-270-7. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Eurovision Song Contest 2002". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Dan Bittman
with "Dincolo de nori"
Winner of Selecţia Naţională
1996
Succeeded by
Mălina Olinescu
with "Eu cred"
Preceded by
Taxi (Romanian band)
with "The Moon"
Romania in the Eurovision Song Contest
2002
(with Marcel Pavel)
Succeeded by
Nicoleta Alexandru
with "Don't Break My Heart"
Preceded by
Taxi (Romanian band)
with "The Moon"
Winner of Selecţia Naţională
2002
(with Marcel Pavel)
Succeeded by
Nicoleta Alexandru
with "Don't Break My Heart"