Elli Medeiros October 19 and 20, 1987 File Photo - Montreal (Qc) Canada - Michel jasmin (L) interview French singer Elli Medeiros during her promo tour in Montreal.
Elli Medeiros (b. 18 January 1956 in Montevideo, Uruguay) is a singer and actress. Medeiros moved to Paris, France, at the age of 14, dropped out of high school a couple of years later and joined the punk band The Stinky Toys.
The singer went solo in 1986. The songs Toi Mon Toit and A Bailar Calypso were big hits in France and had a more Latin sound than her previous records.