On November 29, 2008, Grafa celebrated 20 years on stage with a big concert in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture.
He started his musical career at the age of 10, the most famous Bulgarian singer realized his dream of singing in the accompaniment of a symphony orchestra (Monte Orchestra), and on the stage his best friends among the musicians appeared – Akaka, Maria Ilieva , Theodosii Spassov, Nora Karaivanova, Spence, DJ Doncho, special guests at the concert were the Speshen sluchay trio, with which Grafa started his musical career. The concert passed under the crowd’s biggest aplause. At the same time Grafa also promoted the album with his biggest hits – “Grafa – Greatest hits”, which collects the best of his already released 6 albums and 4 new songs.
Grafa is the first Bulgarian performer with No1 hit on MTV – World Chart Express (Vanilia song reached the first position in January 2008). Graffa broadcasted six more songs on MTV Europe: “Kradena lyubov”, “Nay-shtastliviat chovek”, “Zeleno i kafyavo”, “Chestno v ochi” and “Shte badesh li do men”, “Chuvash li me” and “Imenno ti”.
Grafa has gotten the recognition “performer of the decade” at the ceremony for the awarding of the “Music Awards of the Decade” of MMTV.
Grafa is the winner of the record 10 awards from the BG Radio Annual Music Awards, among which for best performer, album, composer, lyricist and others. Recognition Grafa has also received from MMTV – 5 awards in different categories.
Grafa is the first contemporary pop performer who decided to make a stand-alone audio-visual performance in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture in 2006. The result was a full hall, thousands of fans singing his songs, bises and reviews for the incredible show. At the end of 2007, Grafa made a second successful concert at the National Palace of Culture – Acoustic Live – the tickets were sold out days before the concert.
Grafa has been on the music scene for 20 years and has released 7 albums and one book.
Grafa has more than 15 Top Ten singles in the Bulgarian charts and No1 hits such as “Dim da me nyama”, “Causa perduta”, “A dano, ama nadali”, “Kakto iskash”, “Nevidim”, “Chuvash li me”, “Vragh”, “Slantse v ochite ti”, “Davam vsichko za teb”, “Sedemte ezera”, “Zaedno”, “Iskam te”, “Ako ima ray”, “Kradena lyubov”, “Nay-shtastliviyat chovek”, “Chestno v ochi”, “Vanilia”.