Gaitana is a Ukrainian singer and composer. She was born in Kyiv but subsequently moved to the Republic of the Congo where her father, Klaver Essami, was born. She lived there for five years. Afterward, Gaitana moved back to Ukraine with her mother, but her father stayed in Brazzaville where he holds a transportation business.
Gaitana has recorded and released five albums and more than 20 music videos within ten years of career. She has received several awards already, including the Ukrainian Music Award for the “Best Female Singer of the Year” and the face of Francophonie Festival 2010.
Over the past year Gaitana became “Official Friend of UEFA Euro 2012”, and started working on a set of creative sports and social projects. Among others she wrote the song You Are The Champion for the Klitschko Brothers Foundation, an “anthem of a social project for orphan children”.
In the future she is going to release her new album, which was created by Narada Michael Walden, Eric Daniels, Rob Hoffman, Robert Damper. The album was recorded in San Francisco, Seattle and Los Angeles.
Entry: Be my Guest
Be my Guest is a song tha makes reference to the UEFA Euro 2012 that will be in Ukraine, the song is composed by Gaitana and KIWI Project and penned by Gaitana.
The Song was selected through the Ukrainian national final as well as Gaitana.
Tomorrow we will introduce the Bulgarian entry, note that the entries will be introduced according to the running order!