(MusiqQueen.com) – INNA, last year’s dance music revelation, has already stormed to no.1 in ten countries including Spain (certified Platinum after surpassing 80,000 copies in sales), Holland, Ukraine, Hungary, Turkey and Russia and reached the top 10 in countries like Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia and many other, with her award-winning single, ‘Hot‘. She is also getting recognized in US after topping the Billboard Hot Dance Airplay, making INNA the dance artist with the most Airplay in the USA.
Liverpool-based label, 3 Beat Blue have signed INNA and are set to smash ‘Hot’ into the UK charts on 14th March. The release comes with remixes from Play & Win, Cahill, fresh from remixing Cheryl Cole and Pixie Lott, and Riffs & Rays – the masters of the funky floor filling sounds, and is already available for pre-order on iTunes.
The song was written and produced by Play & Win, a talented dance music trio and one of the most prolific music producers in Romania. They’re also ‘guilty’ for producing the following INNA’s singles: ‘Love’, ‘Deja Vu’, ‘Amazing’ and the brand new single ’10 minutes’; all of them are successful in European music charts proving that INNA is more than a hit.
‘Hot’ was recently added to the BBC Radio 1 playlist after heavy support on the ‘Floorfillers’ show. In the same week, it hit no.1 in the Music Week Club Chart, followed by no.1 in the Cool Cuts chart. It was quickly added to playlists on Galaxy, KISS, Juice, Gaydar and many more. Also, the gorgeous Romanian artist has topped the Shazam UK Pre-Release charts for two consecutive weeks after spending eight weeks on top five.
The video for ‘Hot’ has over 50 million views on Youtube, proving the strength and popularity of the record, and is already playlisted across Clubland TV, Flaunt, The Chart Show and MTV Dance where has topped the DanceFloor Chart in the last couple of weeks.
In UK she’s already got press attention, in a review FemaleFirst.co.uk said “Inna is a massive star on the continent, already bigger than Madonna and Lady Gaga in Eastern Europe, she needs bodyguards everywhere she goes!”
The year 2009 has been full for INNA who, in addition to international recognition, has dominated the music market in Romania and has won numerous awards including: four awards at MTV Romania Music Awards for ‘Best Dance’, ‘Best New Act’, ‘Best Show’ and ‘Best Border Breaker’, MTV Europe Music Awards for ‘Best Romanian Act “, 2nd place at Sopot International Song Festival for ‘Best International Song’ and more other.
The year 2010 seems to be even better for the young artist. The new single, ’10 minutes’, although released one month ago, promises to be another hit brand INNA, winning position rapidly in the charts in Czech Republic, Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria and, of course, Romania.
With a huge continuously growing fan base, more than 185.000 fans on her Facebook page, making her the most followed Romanian on Facebook, there’s only one next step for INNA: global recognition.