Anne Ross was taken beneath the wing of maker Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen a yr after her 2005 break up using the Preluders, a German pop feeling borne of the favorite television system Popstars: Das Duell. Under Fahrenkrog-Petersen’s assistance, Ross teamed up along with his fiancée, the Algerian-born vocalist Manel Filali, to create Dairy & Honey. Using their slick Euro-dance beats, spicy Arabic pop affects, and multilingual lyrics (sung in British, French, and Arabic), Dairy & Honey had been essentially groomed as some sort of East-meets-West work, billed on the standard website as “Ein phantastischer trip in den Orient mit einer berührenden melodie” (“An excellent visit to the Orient having a catchy melody”). Their debut solitary, Habibi, released on Warner in nov 2006, performed admirably within the German pop graphs, peaking at quantity 16. The duo’s second solitary, Didi, hit shops the following yr. While this solitary didn’t perform almost as well within the graphs, peaking at a humble 38 in Germany, it do small to dissuade Warner from gearing up release a Dairy & Honey’s 1st full-length recording. That disk, Elbi, was slated going to shops in the past due summer months of 2008.