Elisa Kolk (ELYSA) is an Estonian singer and songwriter originally from Tartu in Estonia. ELYSA’s song Hunter currently has 4 million views on YouTube. and her single “Dark of the Night” which was released in 2018 has 1.5 million views on YouTube.
At the age of 8, she begin studying professional singing in music school. She went to study singing, solfeggio and music history for 8 years and finished her training. Elisa wrote her first song at age of 13. In 2014 Elisa started her career as a professional singer. She started working with music producer Vahur Valgmaa. Vahur Valgmaa had recorded 4 Hits in that year, he currenty has 4 Golden Plates. That was the time people in and around Estonia began noticing Elisa as an upcoming young singer.
2015 was a big turning point for her career as she started performing all over the country. She continued working with the same producer and released 3 to 4 singles per year. Her songs were played on every national radio station. Almost every song she released made it into the top 10 charts on every national radio station. She became one of the most popular artists in Estonia.
In 2017, Elisa visited Los Angeles for the first time with a dream to bring her music to the US and expand her career. ELYSA’s song "Hunter" currently has 4 million plays on YouTube and her single “Dark of the Night” which was released in 2018 has 1.5 million views on Youtube.