3rei Sud Est is a Romanian pop-dance trio formed in 1997. The group consists of three members: Mihai Budeanu, Laurențiu Duță and Viorel Șipoș. They are best known for their hit singles "Vorbe care dor", "Mai stai" and "De ce". 3rei Sud Est has released five studio albums and has won numerous awards, including the MTV Europe Music Award for Best Romanian Act in 2004. Their music is a mix of pop, dance, and R&B, and their lyrics often focus on themes of love, friendship, and life.