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Song Sounds Like an Accordion Playing

Updated on March 28, 2011

What's the Name of that Dance Song that has an Accordion Playing and is sort of Techno?

The name of the song that sounds like an accordion playing is: Stereo Love. Since the name of the song is never heard in its lyrics the title has been a bit elusive. Seems everyone loves the song, but no one knows the name of it. The song is by Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina and is indeed entitled Stereo Love. Some call it techno but most people just know that it sounds like it has an accordion playing and sounds a little bit European. People searching for the name of the song have described it as Italian, French, Spanish and even Irish. Some have a more broad term and simply say European.

Others search for the most recognizable lyrics such as, "baby I run, but I'm running to you," and "I'm hiding inside," or "When you gonna stop breaking my heart?" In any event, now you know. Enjoy watching the video (below) and learn more about this awesome song. If you want to purchase the song, album or extended version of this song, you'll find those links on this page.

Here's the Video of the "Accordion Song"

Stereo Love

is the name of the song.

Accordion Techno Song - The Name of the Song is: Stereo Love

The video was filmed in Greece and the man and woman in the video are indeed Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina who sing the song.

Vika Jigulina
Vika Jigulina

Lyrics to the Song Stereo Love

Hard to discern - here are a few

Many of the lyrics are hard to make out. The words are spoken rather softly by Vika Jigulina but there are a few that most people can pick up on such as:

When you gonna stop breaking my heart?

I don't want to be another one

Paying for the things I never done

But baby, baby I run, but I'm running to you

You won't see me cry, I'm hiding inside

My heart is in pain but I'm smiling for you

Oh baby I'll try to make the things right

I can't list them all because I can't hear them all!

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Stereo Love Single
Stereo Love Single

More about "The Techno Accordion Song"

The One with the Elusive Name

There's just something about this song. It's hugely popular as a dance song especially in Europe, but also has a romantic appeal (did you see the video?). Recorded in 2009, "Stereo Love" is a song by musician Edward Maya (Romanian) featuring Vika Jigulina (Romanian, but born in Russia). It was released as Maya's debut single from his album of the same name. The basis for the song came from another song "Bayatilar" composed by musician Eldar Mansurov (more on that story below). The song quickly became a worldwide hit first in discos all over Europe. America soon followed and now the hunt is on by millions of fans to learn the name of the song.

You can read more about the song at: Wikipedia

Edward Maya Stereo Love Song
Edward Maya Stereo Love Song

About Edward Maya

Recording Artist of the Techno Sounding European Song

Starting in 2006, Edward Maya worked with several Romanian artists, but launched is own first song as an artist in 2009 - Stereo Love. Stereo Love is a record breaking smash hit as the longest charting song in the European 100. Maya has released two more singles "This is My Life" and "Desert Rain" both also featuring Vika Jigulina (see more info on these 2 songs when you scroll down).

Birth Name: Ilie Eduard Marian

Birth Date: June 29, 1986

Birth Place: Bucharest

Now Resides in: Romania

Schooling: George Enescu Music High School and Bucharest Conservatory.

Occupation: Musician, producer, performer, and composer

Girl Voice in Accordion Song
Girl Voice in Accordion Song

About Vika Jigulina

Beautiful Romanian Singer with a Soft Voice

Here's the face to put with the voice in the song. A soft flowing voice matches up perfectly with the music.

Birth Name: Victoria Corneva

Birth Date: February 18, 1986

Birth Place: Moscow, Russia

Now Resides in: Romania

Schooling: Rachmaninov School of Music

Occupation: Music Producer, Singer

Copyright issue Stereo Love
Copyright issue Stereo Love

A Copyright Issue with the Song

All Fixed Now

Oh it's all straightened out now, but there was a copyright issue with Edward Maya's Stereo Love song. It seems Maya heard an accordion version of a song entitled "Bayatilar" in 2009 and was fascinated by it. "Bayatilar" was composed by Eldar Mansurov (an Azerbaijani musician, composer and songwriter) in 1989 and released by a Brilliant Dadashova (an Azerbaijani pop singer). Smitten by the song, Maya says he tried to contact the author but failed due to his busy schedule.

Mansurov somehow learned about Maya's Stereo Love song and contacted the Romanian Office of Copyright (Edward Maya is Romanian). Maya later confirmed that Mansuov's Bayatilar was indeed used in the making of Stereo Love. The two gentlemen met and signed an agreement of co-authorship. All is well.

Maya and Jigulina
Maya and Jigulina

More Beautiful Songs with a Similar Sound and Beat

By Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina


If you like Stereo Love you will also like two newer releases by Maya and Jigulina, This Is My Life and Desert Rain. These two artists make a masterful pair in the techno dance genre. The central theme of all three songs seems to be lovers seeking each other striving to fulfill their love. The songs are quite romantic. Take a listen to them below.

Have you heard the song? Do you like it?

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      theres also that's my name by accent great song took me forever to find it hope it helps those who couldn't find it

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Best song ever. Nuff said

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      CCGAL 5 years ago

      This is my first exposure to this song - I like it, though. I found this lens while searching for lenses on the keyword Accordion - because that's the word I chose for my Quest of Blessing things I love. :) Blessed!

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      Mike and Karen 5 years ago from Southern California

      What a fun song! My dad had played the accordion for years - there was no Techno back then, but he would have enjoyed it! Thanks for the nice lens!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      This is another song I wondered about after I first heard it! I didn't know the name of it back then, but I loved the accordion-esque effects and the fast paced beat it had. I finally figured out what it was called by searching the web, but this is a great lens for people who are trying to find out what the name of the song is after hearing it. The song is very distinctive, and this is another one of my most recent favorites. Thanks again!