The singer is known as Krassimir, and he sings in English, Spanish, Russian and Latin on his new CD, Popera, which combines pop and opera.
Krassimir says all of the languages leave their mark on his music but when he really wants to express himself, he sings a made-up language because it has exactly the vowels to pronounce the feelings in my soul.
Hes been performing in Los Angeles since 1999 and admits there have been times when he thought about chucking his dream and moving back to Bulgaria to be a big fish in a small pond.
However, one person who convinced him to stay was Bulgarian president Georgi Parvanov, who told Krassimir, Id be so proud if you made people aware of Bulgaria.
Turning the world on to Bulgaria isnt Krassimirs only dream. He hopes to work with Eminem on a song that would combine the rappers street sensibility with his own four octave range.
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