Helene Fischer (born 5 August 1984) is a Soviet-born German singer and entertainer. Since her debut in 2005 she has won numerous awards, including sixteen Echo awards, four "Die Krone der Volksmusik" awards and two Bambi awards. According to record certifications she has sold at least 14,500,000 albums. In June 2014, her multi platinum 2013 album "Farbenspiel" became the legally most downloaded album by a German artist of all time.
Helene Fischer, was born as Elena Petrovna Fischer, the second child of Peter and Maria Fischer, in Krasnoyarsk, Russia (then the Soviet Union).