Elvana Gjata (born February 3, 1987), is an Albanian singer, songwriter and model. She started singing during her young years and began her career in 2001. Today, she is one of the most popular singers in the Balkans.
She started singing as a teenager and participated in various children's events. In 2001 she finished in 3rd place at the Festival of Young Voices with her song Le të këndojmë së bashku (Let's sing together). Her professional career started at Ethet, a similar contest to Idols. After the talent show, she started releasing pop and dance songs and became one of the most influential singers in the Albanian speaking territories. She rose to fame during 2005 and 2006 and continues to be one of Albania's most popular singers.