Costi Ioniţă (born January 14, 1978) is a Romanian singer, songwriter and record producer, regarded as one of the most celebrated ethnic Romanian vocalist.Born in Constanţa, he began his musical career by singing Romanian traditional music.
He however achieved fame as a member of the pop boy band Valahia, launching several hits. In 1999 he started to experiment with manele, a composite Balkanic musical style, and in 2000 he collaborated with acclaimed manele singer Adrian Minune on Of, viaţa mea ("Oh, my life"), one of the first mainstream successes of the genre in Romania. Following Valahia’s dissolution in 2002, he started a solo career, concentrating on manele. In this period he collaborated with several well known manele singers.
After several years of producing,people like Shaggy,Bob Sinclair,Mario Winans,even Madonna’s bf Jesus heard about him and asked for making a song.
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