O-Zone, active from 1999 to 2005 were a moldovan pop music trio. With their pop and eurodance songs, they had a huge success in Europe. Their single “Dragostea din tei” was a summerhit in germany in 2004 and reached a #1 in more than 10 countries:
Zdob si Zdub a rock group from Chişinău Moldova , whose work for the last several years has combined elements of hip-hop (especially sampling), hardcore punk and comical lyrics with traditionalRomanian folk music. The name is onomatopoeic for the sound of a drum beat. Here is their song “Buna Dimineata” which was released as a bonus to their album Agroromantica in 2001, stylised as a 60s documentary. Contains quite a few moments from authentic documentary films showing Moldova during the USSR rule.
Today another song for Baku 2012: Pasha Parfeny and his nice song “Lautar“:
Listen to the other Eurovion Songs here: https://xworldmusic.wordpress.com/category/zb-series/eurovison-song-contest-2012/