Biography star: Leonid Agutin

Biography star: Leonid Agutin
 Leonid Agutin - pop singer, composer, arranger and producer, one of the most beloved and successful artists of the Russian platform. His new album eagerly awaited, and performances attract a full house.

Leonid Agutin was born in Moscow on July 16 1968, in an intellectual, creative family. In parallel with the schooling Leonid Agutin received his musical education. Then he went into the army, at one time served in the song and dance ensemble, but for leaving part of it was transferred to the border guards at the Karelian-Finnish border.

After the army Agutin began to actively engage in creative work, writing original songs and surf the countries of the former Soviet Union, along with well-known Russian bands, speaking at the beginning of the concert programs.

1992 was the beginning for the young actor a successful career. At the competition "Yalta-92" Agutin won the first prize, which began its rapid and meteoric rise to the heights of popularity and spectator love.

In 1993 Agutin Moscow State Institute of Culture. In the same year he won the song contest in Jurmala.

In 1994 saw the release of his first solo album of the singer - "Barefoot Boy", which became an instant bestseller. Then Agutin became a Laureate Award "Ovation" and succeeded in three categories: Singer of the Year, Song of the Year and Album of the Year.

In April 1995, Leonid gives two solo concerts in the Sports and Concert Complex "Olympic". This year the singer has finished releasing a new solo album, "Decameron", instantly taking off in the first of the charts of the country.

Leonid Agutin demand not only as a singer but also as a composer. He wrote songs for the mega-Russian stars Philip Kirkorov, Laima Vajkule, Ilona Bronevitskaya, Marina Khlebnikov, Larisa Dolina.

In 1997, Leonid Agutin fully and finally formed a creative support - a team of musicians "Esperanto". Agutin still working with these musicians, professionals of the highest class.

In 1997, Leonid Agutin personal life has dramatically changed, he began working with Angelika Varum and managed to win the heart of this charming singer. Their first two songs performed a duet on the album "Summer rain", which was released in 1998.

In 1999, the popular performers crossed the borders of Russia. Leonid acquainted with the famous American jazz guitarist Al Di Meola, and already in 2001 took place in Moscow their joint performance.

In early 1999, there was another very important event in the life of the singer - February 9, Angelica and Leonid daughter Elizabeth.

The year 2000 was not only the year of release joint album Leonid Agutin and Angelika Varum "Office Romance", but also a year of their marriage. Their honeymoon the couple spent in Venice. There were shot documentary footage, which was later withdrawn clip for the song "Half of the Heart", which became in 2001 the album "Leonid Agutin."

In the spring of 2001 with great success in Moscow and St. Petersburg were held joint concerts Angelika Varum, Leonid Agutin and Al Di Meola.

In 2001-2002 Leonid writes a lot of film music star Russian filmmakers, "Silver Lily of the Valley" and "The President and his granddaughter," Tigran Keosayan, "8 1/2" Gregory of Constantinople, "Summer rain" Alexander Atanesyan, and to the animated feature " Amphibian Man ".

2002 was for the singer in constant touring and trips to America, where it was when recording started joint album with Al Di Meola. In autumn 2003, the actor was released sixth album "Deja Vu". His theme song was "Border" - the memory of military service. This song was arranged separate presentation, and it was shot clip.

In the spring of 2004 in the concert hall of Russia with a full house underwent traditional concerts Angelika Varum and Leonid Agutin with the program "I'll always be with you." In 2005 Agutin in Miami finished the plate with Al Di Meola, for the song Fyodor Bondarchuk shot clip.

March 7, 2005 CD Cosmopolitan Life has been presented in Germany, where he had a resounding success. In spring 2006, the program was a success Angelika Varum and Leonid Agutin "You and I" in the concert hall "Russia". It was also attended by Vladimir Presnyakov - Jr. and band "Cream".

November 18, 2006 Angelika Varum and Leonid Agutin were awarded the Order of "Service to Art» I degree for more than fifteen years of creative work.

In 2007, Leonid Agutin finished work on a solo album "Love. Road. Sadness and Joy "album and Angelika Varum, where he acted not only as the author of several songs, and sound producer. In 2008, Leonid Agutin was awarded the title "Honored Artist of Russia."

Leonid Agutin on the right is one of the ten best and most beloved artists of the Russian platform.

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