Shaya‘s career launched when she took part in the “Pop Stars” TV show, which led to the formation of the band “Hi5”. The ultra-successful and popular girl band released 2 albums and 3 singles in collaboration with Warner Music, and performed all around Greece, in a series of sold-out shows. After their break-up in 2005, Shaya decided to pursue a solo career.
Shaya as a solo artist collaborated with some of the most successful record labels in the world such as Song music ( Greece & Turkey), Minos Emi, Universal records, Perplex ( Berlin), Warner music, The sound of everything Uk etc.)
Some of her accomplishments are :
50 Digital Singles
2 Digital albums
30 Music Videos
MTV Winner- Best Greek Act
MAD VMA Winner- Best Hip Song
3000 gigs/ 200 Corporate & Private Vip Events
#2 in the National Airplay Chart losing #1 spot to Shakira’s “Loca
Opening act for David Guetta in Montenegro
One of the nominations to represent Greece in Eurovision
Broadway Musicals- The Book of Mormon, Priscilla & Sweet Charity
Female vocals for Disney films “High School Musical 3” and “The Princess and the Frog” Greece
For newcomers regarding Shaya
Shaya started her career with several solo shows in Saloniki, where the audience urged her to participate in the “Pop Stars” TV show, which she won in 2003 together with 4 other girls, and this led to the formation of the band “Hi5”. This ultra-successful and popular girl band released 2 albums and 3 singles in collaboration with Warner Music, and performed all around Greece, in a series of sold-out shows.
After their break-up, Shaya decided to pursue a successful career as mentioned above. Her early carer also includes the female vocals for the theme love song of the Disney film “High School Musical 3”, “Mikroi Theoi (Right here, right now)”, alongside Kostas Martakis. The original song in English featured Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens and her film music career was followed by the title song as well as all the other songs in the Greek version of the Disney movie “The Princess and the Frog”.