Connect-R aka Stefan Mihalache (born June 9, 1982) is a Romanian singer. His debut in the Romanian hip-hop was in 1997, when he started Giganzii (with bull-dog). His first song was called "Observ" in 1998 and after that he launched "Operatie pe suflet deschis" which reached the 2nd place on Radio Contact TOP 50. He was with RACLA on 2 albums and since he's been concentrating on a solo career. In 2006 he represented Moldova in the Eurovision Song Contest with Arsenium and Natalia Gordienco in Athens, Greece.