Yulia Ahonkova, singer and model
Yulia Ahonkova (Julia Kova) was born on February 5, 1985 in Tuchkovo, Moscow region.
Yulia is a Russian singer and model.
She was chosen as Miss Russia Universe 2003, but was unable to compete in Miss Universe pageant due to her age (she was only 17 years old). In fact, she had to be 18 by February 1st of that year, while her birthday is on the 5th. Julia participated in the Miss Europe beauty pageant later that year instead. She started her singing career in Russia as Juliet and released two songs. Later she moved to the USA, changed her stage name to Julia Kova and started singing in English.
First album This Is Me was produced by Scott Storch. The first Yulia’s songs were Crush, Illegal Angel and Candy Boy.
In the mid-2000s, she collaborated with Victor Drobysh and Joseph Prigogine. In 2009 Ahonkova returned to Russia from the U.S. and began to work with production center by Victor Drobysh and Igor Matvienko.