Inna is the artistic pseudonym of the Romanian pop-diva Elena Alexandra Apostoleanu. Ever since her star shined first in 2008, she young singer is reffered to as the "phonomenon Inna". The year 2009 was extremely successful for Inna. Her first single "Hot" became the most played song in Romania, taking over the national Nielsen Airplay and soon after conquering the rest of Europe. Next is the single "Love", which again takes over the Romanian and European charts. The third single, " “Deja vu”", in collaboration with DJ Bob Taylor is no less successful than the first two. The phenomenon Inna has gathered momentum, releasing "Amazing", "July", and "I Need You for Christmas" by the end of the year. In 2009 Inna wins a number of prestigeous awards, including the title "Best Romanian Act" on the European MTV Awards, which took place in Berlin.