Bulgarian pop singer/songwriter who rose to fame under the stage mononym Anelia. She is best known for her 2003 debut album Look Me In the Eyes which was the highest selling album in Bulgaria that year.
As a child one of her elementary school teachers noticed that she had talent as a performer and helped encourage her to pursue music.
In May of 2012 she released the music video for her single "You Work Me Cool."
In 2003 she married Konstantin Dinev with whom she gave birth to a daughter named Yvonne in that same year. The couple would go on to divorce several years later.
Both she and fellow singer Poli Genova were from Bulgaria.