Vladimir Presnyakov. Singer biography, personal life, career, photo
Vladimir Presnyakov - Russian composer, singer, actor, musician and arranger - was born in Sverdlovsk (now Yekaterinburg) on March 29, 1968.
From childhood, Vladimir got acquainted with the world of music. Since his parents are also famous people. Father, Vladimir Petrovich, is a saxophonist. Mother, Elena Petrovna, is a vocalist. In 1975, the parents moved to Moscow and worked in the famous vocal and instrumental ensemble "Samotsvety". Despite the popularity of his parents, Vladimir's childhood cannot be called comfortable.
The beginning of a musical career
From an early age, Presnyakov Jr. went on tour with his parents. He composed his first song at the age of 11. In the capital, he went to study at the Moscow Choral School. Sveshnikov, in which Volodya also distinguished himself by his rebellious disposition. Presnyakov studied reluctantly and even badly. He loved to skip classes, which greatly upset his parents. Vladimir was expelled from the school in 1982, and he went on tour on his own with the group "Cruise". There he performed songs of his own composition "Red Book", "Old Fairy Tale", "Cat". Vladimir received his education at the Moscow School named after the October Revolution. In 1983, the career of a popular performer was in jeopardy. The thing is that his voice has disappeared. Despite all the fears, the voice returned. At the same time, Presnyakov received a real gift of nature, namely a falsetto, very rare in strength and height. First success As a student, Presnyakov Jr. began performing songs in the restaurant of the singer Laima Vaikule. Then at one of the concerts his singing was liked by the members of the film crew "Above the Rainbow". After the performance, Vladimir was offered to record several songs for this film. Among them were: "Zurbagan", "Puss in a poke", "Roadside grass is sleeping", "Photographer" and "Islands". The painting "Above the Rainbow", released in 1986, brought Presnyakov Jr. the first admirers.
The path to the musical Olympus
Since 1984, Presnyakov has become a member of the troupe of the Alla Pugacheva Song Theater. He performed there until 1994. In 1988, Vladimir Vladimirovich organized the Captain musical group. In the 80s and 90s, Presnyakov never ceased to be among the top best Russian performers. The singer's songs were also popular abroad. In 1989, Vladimir was awarded the Golden Key Prize, the awarding ceremony took place in Monte Carlo. At the same time, the debut album "Dad, you yourself were like that" and the mini-album "You tell me" were released. Then in 1991 the album "Love" was released, followed in 1993 by the collection "Best of Hits". In 1994, the discography was supplemented by the plastic "Castle from the Rain". Presnyakov organized a concert in support of the album at the Olympic Sports Complex. This performance was named the best show of the year. In 1996, four albums of the singer were released at once: "Glass", "Zurbagan", "Wanderer", "Slyunki". At the same time, the singer received the Golden Gramophone for the composition "Masha". The next collection, Open Door, came out five years later, in 2001. In 2002, Presnyakov delighted fans with a new album "Love on Audio", in 2005 a collection of videos on DVD called "Love on VIDEO" was released. The next album "Malaria" was released in 2009, followed by the collection "Unreal Love" in 2011. In 2012, the album "Be a part of yours" was released, which Vladimir Vladimirovich recorded together with Natalia Podolskaya, Angelica Varum and Leonid Agutin.
After the success of the film "Above the Rainbow" Presnyakov began to be invited to other films to record songs. In 1987, the film "She with a broom, he in a black hat" was released, in which the song "Djinn" sounded. In 1988, in the film "The Island of the Dead Kings", Vladimir performed the song "Ghosts". In the same year, in a duet with Sergei Minaev, he recorded the song "Mister Break" for the film "Street". Presnyakov's songs sounded in the films Promised Heaven (1991) and 9th Company (2005). In 1992, Presnyakov starred in the musical Julia. In 2016, the singer recorded the song "Into the Clouds" for the cartoon "Cracked Holidays".
Participation in a TV show
In 2003, Vladimir Presnyakov became the winner of the third season of the show "Lost". After that, the following year, he became a member of the Fort Boyard game. Vladimir came to the show "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" three times. The singer did not manage to win the coveted million. Also, twice Vladimir was a participant in the game show "Guess the melody". In 2003, the singer won the Last Hero show. Filming was carried out in the Caribbean archipelago. In 2005, Presnyakov took part in the TV program "Big Races", where he met his future wife.
At the Concert, Presnyakov met Christina Orbakaite, singer and daughter of Alla Pugacheva. The next meeting with Christina took place on the recording of the "blue light". After that, 19-year-old Presnyakov and 15-year-old Kristina Orbakaite began to live together. Alla Pugacheva was dumbfounded by this act of her daughter, but did not interfere with her lovers. The couple did not register their relationship. In 1991, Christina gave birth to her first child - her son was named Nikita.
Now Nikita is known as a singer and actor, like his parents, the young man is building a career in the music field. After living under the same roof for 10 years, the couple broke up. The reason was the constant gossip about Vladimir's betrayal. The divorce passed without scandals, Vladimir and Christina parted as friends, Presnyakov actively participated in raising his son, and he still helps Nikita to get settled in life in every possible way. Presnyakov's first legal wife was fashion designer Elena Lenskaya. Initially, the lovers lived in a civil marriage, then the couple decided to legalize the relationship. The couple broke up in 2005. At the same time, on the program "Big Races", which was filmed in France, the singer met Natalia Podolskaya. The lovers were in no hurry to get married, so they signed at the registry office only in 2010. On June 5, 2015, the son of Vladimir and Natalia was born. The boy was named Artemy.