Aurela Gace, Albanian singer was born in Llakatund, Vlore in
October 16, 1974. She started singing at the age of 4 and half,
in a festival for children in her city Vlore. Throughout her
childhood she participated and often won many children's
competitions for singing.
Aurela had her own mind set, even during her younger years she
often did the opposite of what people wanted her to do. Her mind
was only focused on singing. Aurela was driven to become a
singer. At the age of 19, she participated at the biggest music
festival on national TV in Tirane. Four months later, she
competed and won in the "Spring Festival 94". Aurela's real
success began with her song "Nata" in "Fest 95". From then on
she won 2 first place prizes in "Fest 99" with her song "S'jam
tribu" and in "Fest 01" with her song "Ndjej".
She won second place in "Fest 98" with the song "Fati yne
shprese e marrezi". Aurela also received 3rd place prizes in
"Fest 96" with the song "Me jeten dashuruar" and in "Fest 98"
with the song "E pafajshme jam". Aurela also possessed acting
abilities since she was a child, and this allowed her to win 3
special awards based on her interpretations of her songs in the
festivals, and also a special award from Top Albania Radio.