Video Of The Week - World's Youngest Successful Singer!

By Meera Dolasia on February 7, 2011

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To say Cleopatra Stratan is extraordinary, is an understatement. The 8-year old performer is not only the youngest person to ever achieve commercial success with an album recorded when she was just 3, but also, the youngest person to win an MTV award,  to hold a live 2-hour concert in front of a large audience and, to score a #1 hit in a country!

The Moldavian singer's music career started quite accidently. While hanging out at the recording studio of her singer father, Paval Stratan, she impulsively picked up the microphone and started to sing along with him. She sounded so good, that the studio decided to record an entire album with just her songs.The rest, as they say, is history. Within four months, the then three-year old had sold 150,000 copies and crawled her way into the record books!

Cleopatra hasn't looked back since. She has continued recording hits, which have been translated into Spanish and English and even, launched a look-alike doll that costs a whopping $70USD.  In the video below, watch the English version of this amazing singer's biggest hit, Ghita.

Resources: worldrecordsacademy.org,wikipedia.org

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  • leap52
    leap52Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 6:13 pm
    wow so cool
    • leap58
      leap58Friday, October 24, 2014 at 5:28 pm
      how is that cat music?
      • leap56
        leap56Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 6:15 pm
        true dat
        • narutoplaysmc
          narutoplaysmcWednesday, October 29, 2014 at 3:14 pm
          lol ikr
        • betza
          betzaMonday, October 20, 2014 at 7:00 am
          Cat music?
          • peacheslarue
            peacheslarueTuesday, October 14, 2014 at 3:31 pm
            Awesome!! ^_^
            • kittenhead
              kittenheadTuesday, October 14, 2014 at 9:20 am
              She is just so cute. This gal can really sing.
              • doc groovyFriday, October 10, 2014 at 8:37 am
                wow this girl is AWSOME so cool,she can sing very well.love the setting to acsualy i love the howl thing.
                • nikukyu
                  nikukyuTuesday, September 30, 2014 at 2:39 am
                  Awwww..... She is adorable!!! I like the beat of the song!
                  • cuteMonday, September 29, 2014 at 11:03 am
                    cooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool
                    • cuteMonday, September 29, 2014 at 10:58 am
                      you are were cute and awsome
                      • jazzyfayMonday, September 29, 2014 at 10:57 am
                        no way i need a copy of that uh my my my my my

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