Vlad Sokolovsky, real name – Vsevolod A. Sokolowski ( September 24, 1991 , Moscow) – Russian singer , songwriter , dancer, television personality. Former ballet dancer Alla Brass “Todes” , the former lead singer of ” encore” . Currently a solo artist working at the intersection of R & B and euro-pop.
Vlad Sokolovsky first came on the scene in three years. Philipp Kirkorov , he performed the hit ” my bunny .” As such, the number of a year was performed in a tour of Philip Kirkorov “I do not Raphael ” (1994) . And in 1996, Vlad sang the hit ” my bunny ” is in the ” Morning Star .” In 2012 Vlad sang the same song in the ” Property of the Republic ” with Nyushey .
In 1996 Vlad enrolled in the School of Arts, where he studied four years of classical and folk dances.
Since 2001, he studied in the studio “Todes” .
Also in 2001 he published the clip “Red Up” ( words and music by Vladimir Saiko , dir. Elena Belianskaya ) . Just Vlad playing with the song “Red Up” on the anniversary ” Todes ” ( 15 years).
In 2002, 2004, taking part in a musical circus show ” Fabulous stay ” on the fairy tale by JM Barrie ” Peter Pan ” ( as John ) . Director – tamer , People’s Artist of Russia Taisa Kornilov.
Since 2004 Vlad Sokolovsky stands in the main working group child ballet “Todes” .
In the same 2004, Sergei Mikhalkov tale “Holiday disobedience ” the eponymous musical (Music – Ashot Philip , director – Vadim Danziger ), which plays the role of Little Vlad .
All this time, Vlad periodically performs with the ” X- Mission”, takes part in the filming of their clips, recordings of songs in his repertoire also has a solo song – ” Natasha ” and ” Red Up .”
In 2006 – after leaving the group ” X- Mission” one of the singers Vlad becomes a full member of the group .
Summer of 2007 , Vlad is casting for Star Factory 7 . During Idol Vlad many times was the winner of various Polls viewers and listeners . Was twice the best industrialist by televoting First Channel , twice according to Muz-TV viewers his numbers were acknowledged (duet with Yulia Savichevoj number Dayneko Victoria and Dmitry Bikbaeva ) , two prizes – the rotation of Europa Plus for the song ” Pop corn “ and ” Closer “( music and lyrics by Mark Tishman ) , two awards from the Russian radio for the song ” Closer ” – rotation and Gold Record ( at the final concert in the Olympic Stadium November 28, 2007 ) , as readers of the magazine « Yes! -Star “was named Vlad one of the three most interesting manufacturers American Idol 7 , along with Shakira and Marc Tishmanom .
November 18, 2007 at the 13th American Idol reporting concert 7 , held the first performance group Bis , which included Vlad Sokolovsky and Dmitriy Bikbaev . At the next reporting concert BiS is the winner of audience voting . Just before kontsaFabriki Stars 7 group received prizes from the Europa Plus , Muz -TV (small and large 2 ” plates “) , and the song ” Your or nobody ” gets the most votes for all three months of existence Star Factory 7.
December 9th, 2007 American Idol Finale 7. Group becomes BiS ” bronze ” medal.
On November 18, 2007 Vlad Sokolov performs as a duo with Dmitri BiS Bikbaeva . 2.5 years of existence the group has won many awards , including the prestigious such as Golden Gramophone 2008 Song of the Year 2008 Muz – TV 2009 in the category “Best Pop Group”.
In March 2009 the album ” Bipolar World ” (2009 , ” The Mystery of Sound” ) . Title song album was a song written by Vlad Sokolovsky . Also, the album includes songs Vlad , written in collaboration : ” Pause Repeat ” (Margarita Gerasimov / Vlad Sokolovsky ) and ” Midnight Without You” ( Vlad Sokolovsky / Dmitry Bikbaev ) . Just Vlad is co-author of the song , which removed the last clip of – “Emptiness ” ( Vlad Sokolov , Konstantin Meladze ) .
From 2008 to 2010 published five clips : ” Your or nobody ” (2008 , directed by Alan Badoev ) , “Katya ” (2008 , directed by Alan Badoev ), ” Ships ” (2009 , directed by Alan Badoev ) , “Mr. DJ ” (2009 , directed by Sergei Solodkii ) , “Emptiness ” (2009, directed by Sergei Solodkii ) . Each of the clips for a long time held the first place in the charts of leading Russian music channels.
In the early summer of 2010 the band ” BiS ” ceases to exist . Vlad Sokolov continues cooperation with Konstantin Meladze , but as a solo artist .
Solo project of VS
September 24, 2010 the presentation of the solo project of Vlad Sokolovsky – VS. At the presentation in an interview Vlad did not limit his project some rigid stylistic frames . Currently VS project can be characterized as vocal- dance project , which combined areas such as pop, soul, R & B and professional dance performance on stage.
October 1, 2010 held radio premiere solo song Vlad Sokolovsky ” curious ” on Love Radio. Already in mid- December, Mikhail Vengerov duettist Vengerov & Fedoroff, releases a remix of the song.
November 19, 2010 – on Channel goes another edition of the music show program “Property of the Republic” , dedicated to the composer Igor Matvienko. Under this program, Vlad playing with his version of the 80s hit ” Girl – devchonochka .” The new arrangement was highly appreciated song writer Igor Matvienko , who allowed Vlad to include the song ” Girl – devchonochka ” in his repertoire.
February 12, 2011 – at an annual concert Big Love Show, organized by Love Radio, Vlad presented his new single ” Up to Heaven ” radio which premiered on February 18 in the air Love Radio.
February 25, 2011 on -line conference of one of the Internet portals producer Konstantin Meladze confirmed that from March resumes with Vlad .
From March to May 2011 Vlad takes part in the First channel ” Star Factory . Return “to the team his producer Konstantin Meladze ( as it included Mark Tishman and a group of” Yin-Yang “). The project brought together the best ” factory ” in different years. Vlad among the finalists of the project.
At the same time ( from March to May 2011) First Channel goes extreme show “Cruel . Second season . ” Vlad takes place in the super final paired with Julia Chicherina .
13-14 July 2011 – Vlad playing in several concerts as a guest of the 20th International Art Festival ” Slavic Bazaar in Vitebsk” (Belarus) .
August 20-22, 2011 – in “Artek” (Ukraine) hosted the annual International Competition of young singers of popular music ” New Wave 2011″, where Vlad not only acted as a “star” guest and presented a wide viewership his song “Our Voices ” but also became a member of the jury.
September 24 at the portal of ” Red Star” premiered single “Dreams” .
In November 2011 the artist ceased cooperation with producer Konstantin Meladze .
End of December 2011 brings changes in the team VS. Namely , Vlad Sokolovsky starts cooperation with Dima Bilan and Yana Rudkovskoj who become his co- producers.
March 4, 2012 at Love Radio sounds Vlad first single ” Livni ” – a collaboration with Dima Bilan and Yana Rudkovskoj song is a remake of the composition group The Reason 4 – «Take It All», released in 2011 .
March 25, 2012 , the premiere of the video for the song Vlad ” Livni ”
July 3, 2012 released the English-language track «Spanish cafe»
October 9, 2012 , the premiere of the song ” The world has gone crazy,” and on November 12 – clip
February 14, 2013 there were 2 songs: the lyric ” After the winds ” and dance “New Day”
March 8, 2013 started an acoustic version of the song “New Day”
April 1, 2013 released a new music video and the song “La la la ”
July 26, 2013 came an acoustic version of the song ” World Gone Mad ”
August 14, 2013 released a new single, ” Soul Shards ” in support of their debut album
October 17 – the debut album ” Soul Shards .”
” Bipolar World ” (2009 , in the ” encore” )
” Soul Shards ” ( 2013 , his first solo album)
The group BiS :
” Your or nobody ” (directed by Alan Badoev ), 2008 .
“Katya ” (directed by Alan Badoev ), 2008 .
” Ships ” (directed by Alan Badoev ), 2009 .
“Mr. Dj» ( director Sergei Solodkii ), 2009 .
“Emptiness ” ( directed by Sergei Solodkii ), 2009 .
Solo project VS:
” Livni ” (directed by Rezo Gigineishvili ) , 2012 .
“Race ” (Nikita Spector ) , 2012 .
“The world has gone mad ” (director Marat Adelshin ) , 2012 .
“La -la-la ” (directed by Ivan Lebedev ) , 2013 .
” Soul Shards ” (directed by Vadim Tabernacles , Catherine Shatrova ) , 2013 .
“I want you ” (directed by Vadim Tabernacles , Catherine Shatrova ) , 2013 .
Achievements and awards
2008 – Prize “Golden Gramophone” for the song “Closer “, the winner of the festival ” Song of the Year ” with the song ” Kate ” (composed BiS )
2009 – Winner of the festival ” Song of the Year ” with the song ” Ships ” (composed BiS )
2009 – Muz -TV Award for “Best Pop Group” (consisting of BiS )
2009 – Award «FZ-Awards» – Fabrikant year (as part of BiS )
2009 – World Fashion Awards Award Channel World Fashion Channel – spec. Nomination “Best ringtone ” (composed BiS )
2009 – Award «Herbal Essences Young Icons» in the nomination ” Musical Band of the Year” or ” volume in the cube ” (composed of Bis )
2010 – Award «FZ-Awards» – Best manufacturer of the year
2010 – End of the Year by the magazine «Yes!» – « Best Singer 2010″
2010 – Award «LOVE RADIO Awards» in the nomination “Sex symbol of the year among men ”
2013 – Award in the special category RU.TV Trend year (House number 6) , for the craziest video channel version RU.TV.