TamtaTamta will represent Cyprus at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. She was born and raised in Georgia before moving to Greece at the age of 22. She took part in the TV show 'Greek Idol', and took second place. She is currently one of the most successful and influential artists in the Greek pop music industry, and also considered as one of the best vocalists and performers in Greece.
The press usually refers to Tamta as a fashion icon and as a modern Cinderella due to her fashion choices and the extraordinary achievements in her life and career. Up until today, she has released 4 studio albums, 12 digital singles and 26 music videos. Tamta has won a lot of awards and numerous award nominations. Most of her singles topped in the radio charts throughout the years.
Parallel to her stunning music career she has starred in acclaimed musicals such as Rent (as Mimi) and Cabaret (as Sally Bowls), being chosen for the leading role of the musical and receiving the best reviews from the audience and theater critics. Between 2014 and 2018 she was one of the judges in the talent show X-Factor both in Georgia and Greece, an experience that accelerated her popularity and fame to high levels in both countries.
Tamta has performed at numerous festivals and in various clubs and music events all around the world, from Georgia to Australia. Additionally, she has cooperated with outstanding artists and producers from all around the world including Alex P., former Eurovision Song Contest winner Helena Paparizou, former Eurovision performers Sakis Rouvas, Mikolas Josef, Mihai Traistariu as well as Yacoub Rami and Gravitonas, all of which have accounted for an increasing number of fans both in Greece and abroad.
She is also an active supporter and ambassador of Breast Cancer prevention and a supporter of Save A Greek Stray.