IOTA PHI aka Ilia Darlin is a Greek singer, songwriter, record producer and award-winning director. Born in Athens, she started her career in London and spent many years in Los Angeles.
Inspired by ideas of identity, post humanism and Greek mythology, her sound is an amalgam of pop, experimental electronic, R&B, choral and traditional elements.
She has opened for artists with the likes of Katy B, Florence and the Machine, Orbital, Schiller, Marina and the Diamonds, Muse.
Her first studio work was released by EMI Greece (Universal) and was licensed in 21 countries.Her collaborators include Golden Globe nominee Daniel Heath (Lana Del Rey, Grammy-nominated Billy Mann (Robyn, John Legend, Celine Dion), Chris Bolden (En Vogue) and many more.
Her debut album, which has produced entirely herself with the help of Mikael Delta (Stereo Nova), will be released in September of 2022.
“The queen of avant-garde pop” – Esquire
“Stunningly emotive vocals…atmospheric soundscapes” – Rolling Stone India –