Lenka (born Lenka Kripac; 19 March 1978) is an Australian singer and actress best known for her song "The Show", from her self-titled album Lenka. "The Show" has been used in numerous advertisements, most notably for Old Navy. Her hit "The Show" is featured in the Nickelodeon innuendo film Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging. The track also was used in the 2011 film Moneyball. Her song "Everything at Once" was used in a Windows 8 television advertisement and in a Disney Movie Rewards commercial.
The daughter of Czech-born jazz trumpet musician, Jiri Kripac and Australian schoolteacher, Eden, Lenka was raised in the Australian coastal town of Bega until age seven, when her family moved to Sydney, where she received her schooling, acting and music training, and started to work as a highly regarded theatre actress and later musician. That's how she explains her affection for her native place where she was living till the age of 7: