Alexandra Stan is a Romanian singer and model who became famous after releasing her 2010 breakout single, Mr. Saxobeat. The track went viral, becoming global acclaim leading Alexandra to become one of the most successful Romanian artists.
Following her breakthrough, she got modeling offers and worked with high-profile artists. She also gained recognition for her debut single, Lollipop (Param Pam Pam). Her booming songs were contained in her 1st studio project, “Saxobeats.”
Alexandra Stan Biography
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Age||34 years old|
|Born||June 10, 1989|
Alexandra Ioanna Stan was (born on June 10, 1989), in Constanța, Romania. She is the youngest daughter of George Stan and Daniela. Her father used to work as a cook on a ship, and her mother was a housewife. Alexandra grew up with her three years older sisters named Andreea.
She developed an interest in music at the age of three. Then, a few years later, Alexandra’s family faced a serious financial problem. As a result, the family moved to Valu lui Traian commune, where she began working as a waitress.
During that time, she studied at the Traian High School, where she was often bullied for being poor. However, she completed her studies before enrolling at the Faculty of Management Andrei Saguna. She was passionate about pursuing her music career, so she dropped out of college.
At 15, Alexandra made her singing debut at the Romanian televised show. Then, she began performing in music events such as the 2009 Mamaia Music Festival.
Her music grabbed the attention of famous producers Andrei Nemirschi and Marcel Prodan. These artists decided to sign her on their record label called Maan Records.
Alexandra came to the spotlight following the release of her first track, “Lollipop (Param Pam Pam), in 2009. As the song went viral, she started booking for some major music concerts in her country.
Alexandra had a big break when she dropped her hit breakout single, Mr. Saxobeat, in 2010. It became an international success, peaking at #1 on the Romanian Top 100 and topping the record charts in many countries. The song has also managed to sell over 1 million units within one year.
In 2011, Alexandra Stan released another hit single, Get Back (ASAP), which reached the top ten in Romania and Finland. Upon success, she eventually released her debut studio album, Saxobeats, in August of that year. The album was less of a sensation than her track Mr. Saxobeat became.
Next, her single Lemonade was certified Gold in Italy after being released in 2012. Around that same time, she had a problem with producer Prodan. The two made headlines after the lawsuit held in 2013. After a brief hiatus from music, Alexandra Stane returned with her new single, Baby, It is OK, in August of that year.
Alexandra’s comeback song Thanks for Leaving came out in April 2014, for which she received criticism. She followed this by releasing another hit single, Cherry Pop, which blew up in Japan within 2 hours of its release.
The aspiring Romanian singer Alexandra unleashed her second studio album, Unlocked, in August 2014, which earned her great exposure. It helped her make a new contract with Fonogram Records. In March 2016, her third album, Alesta, came out, which allowed her to begin a tour in Japan.
Alexandra Stane gained popularity once again with the release of her fourth album, Mami, in April 2018. From there, she started making a name for herself in other countries, including in the United States, working with many artists in America. As a result of her success, Alexandra Stan acquired a net worth of four million US dollars.
In 2015, Alexandra Stane teamed up with Inna and Puerto Rican artist Daddy Yankee to release the song We Wanna. The song pulled in over 100 million views on YouTube and topped in Romania, Argentina, and Italy.
In November 2016, her single I Did It, Mama! was released, reaching the top 10 in Romania. Later that year, she lent her voice to a character in the animated film Atlantis: Milo’s Return.
In the summer of 2016, Alexandra tried her hand at the model, working for Alesta X Bershka’s fashion line. That same year, she entered the Romanian girl supergroup G Girls for the song Call the Police. At that time, she was at the peak of her music career, so she launched her own record label, Alexandra Stan Records.
- Lollipop (Param et al.) (Song, 2009)
- Mr. Saxobeat (Song, 2010)
- Unlocked (2nd album, 2014)
- Mami (4th album, 2018)
- 2011 MTV Europe Music Award, Best Romanian Act _ Won
- 2012-2012 Romanian Music Awards _ Won
- 2012 European Border Breakers Award _ Won
- 2013 Japan Gold Disc Award, Best New Artist _ Won
Alexandra Stan had been in a relationship with several celebrities, such as Dorian Popa, Bogdan Staruiala, and Bogdan Drăghici, and was married to Ahmad Denny. Later, she began dating Emanuel, and the two married in April 2021.
Romanian singer and model Alexandra Stan has a net worth of $4 Million. She gained worldwide fame with her 2010 hit single, Mr. Saxobeat, which went viral and earned her global acclaim. Alexandra’s income is derived from music sales, live shows, collaborations, and her successful YouTube channel. Her music videos have accumulated over 100 million views each, making her one of the most successful Romanian artists.