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BORN DECEMBER 18, 1986 IN THE SMALL CITY OF MOSONMAGYAROVAR, HUNGARY TO A MIDDLE CLASS LITHUANIAN FAMILY. DUE TO HER PARENTS SEPARATION, DONATA WAS RAISED BY HER MOTHER FROM AGE 7 ON.

DONATA BEGAN HER OFFICIAL MUSIC CAREER AT THE AGE OF 16 WHEN SHE ENTERED A NATIONALLY TELEVISED LITHUANIAN TALENT SHOW FOR UNKNOWN AND UNDISCOVERED ARTISTS. IN 2005,DONATA WAS A PARTICIPANT AT A POPULAR TV REALITY SHOW FOR SINGERS WHERE SHE REACHED THE FINALS. AFTER THE REALITY SHOW, DONATA WORKED AS A PROFESSIONAL SINGER, SONGWRITER, TV SHOW PRESENTER, EVENT AND TV SHOW ORGANIZER IN LITHUANIA.

IN 2008, SHE RELEASED HER DEBUT POP MUSIC ALBUM IN LITHUANIAN, AND FROM THEN ON, SHE PARTICIPATED IN MANY INTERNATIONAL SINGER/SONGWRITER COMPETITIONS IN WHICH SHE ROUTINELY PLACED VERY HIGHLY. AFTER 7 YEARS OF WORKING IN THE LITHUANIAN TV AND MUSIC INDUSTRY, SHE SET OUT TO SHOWCASE HER TALENTS TO THE REST OF THE WORLD. IN 2011, DONATA MOVED TO TURKEY WHERE SHE COLLABORATED WITH WELL KNOWN TURKISH MUSIC PRODUCER ERKAN TATOGLU ON A ELECTRO-ROCK STYLE SONGS THAT SHE HAS PERFORMED WITH A LIVE INSTRUMENTAL BAND.

IN 2012, DONATA HAD HER FIRST BIG PERFORMANCE IN ONE OF THE BIGGEST ROCK FESTIVALS IN TURKEY. THE ANKIROCK FESTIVAL WAS HEADLINED BY SOME OF THE BIGGEST TURKISH AND INTERNATIONAL ROCK STARS.

IN 2013, DONATA RELEASED THE SINGLE “REVOLUTION” WHICH IS ACCOMPANIED BY A PROFESSIONALLY PRODUCED VIDEO ON HER OFFICIAL VEVO CHANEL. (www.youtube.com/donataofficialVEVO). HER SINGLE “REVOLUTION” HAS BEEN PLAYED IN MANY TV AND RADIO STATIONS AROUND THE WORLD SINCE THEN.

IT WAS POSITIVELY RECEIVED BY MANY BLOGGERS AND RADIO DJ’S FROM AMERICA, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, HOLLAND AND VARIOUS OTHERS.

RECENTLY DONATA MOVED TO LONDON, UK WHERE SHE PRESENTS HER EP “REVOLUTION” TO LOCAL EDM AND ROCK MUSIC AUDIENCES.

NEXT TO HER SOLO CAREER DONATA IS A LEAD VOCALIST IN A LONDON BLUES/ROCK BAND “CHERRY WHITE”, WORKING AS AN ACTRESS AND PLUS-SIZE MODEL.

For more information please contact JJ Kane :jjkane@stickytoffeepr.co.uk

www.donatasounds.com

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