(biography, photo, video) Konstantin Meladze
Konstantin Meladze: biography
Konstantin shotaevich Meladze was born on 11 may 1963 in the Georgian resort town of Batumi in the family of Shota and Nelly K. Akakievna Meladze. Parents and grandparents of Constantine on the paternal side were engineers. In addition to the Bones family, he grew up the younger brother of Valery Meladze, now a famous singer, and sister Liana, the producer of the record label and production center «Velvet Music».
First interest in music came after watching the movie «the Polonaise Oginsky». Then the boy decided to connect his life with music, but it was not so simple. In music school, where I went Meladze to learn to play the violin and piano, it didn’t work out. Teachers said that the guy has no hearing and sense of rhythm. So the classes had to leave. And yet Constantine did not give up: I learnt to play the guitar, and later on other instruments.
After school Konstantin Meladze graduated from the Nikolaev shipbuilding Institute. Then the composer worked as an engineer in the design office.
Konstantin Meladze: creativity
Musical talent of Konstantin Meladze was once seen by one of his buddies. So Constantine was in the student group «April», which became his first step to the world of music. With this little-known group began a creative biography of Konstantin Meladze.
A new phase in the work began in 1989, when the Meladze brothers were invited to the musical group «Dialogue», where they worked until 1993. During this time the band released two albums – «in the Middle of the world» and «Autumn shout of a hawk», several songs which were recorded Constantine.
But the real popularity of Konstantin Meladze came in 2000, when he, together with Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Kostiuk founded pop-rock group «
In addition to the group of brother singers and music of Konstantin Meladze became Alla Pugacheva, Sofia Rotaru, Irina Allegrova, mark Tishman, Ani Lorak, Polina Gagarina, the group «Bis», «Yin-Yang» and many other artists. Songwriting talent of Konstantin Meladze has received national recognition.
The composer wrote the music and lyrics for the musicals «Evenings on a farm near Dikanka», «Cinderella», «Sorochinskaya fair» and the film «Irony of fate. Continuation», «Hold me tight», «dudes», «Zolushka».
Subsequently, Konstantin Meladze to its composer’s fame and added glory to the producer. In 2007 he, along with Valery Meladze was the producer of «Factory of stars-7». In the same year, was created by producer center «Meladze brothers», based on which in 2009 was established PTS «Constant records».
In 2011-2012, Konstantin Meladze, music producer of the Ukrainian project called «the Voice». In the same year was born the same project «Voice. Children», which was able to reveal the talents of young performers in the country.
Konstantin Meladze – talented musician, well aware of the queries of the audience and knows how to excite her interest. So, in December 2012, Constantine announced the dissolution of the group «VIA Gra». After a few days it was announced a new casting for the group. In September of the same year started a new reality show.»
Konstantin Meladze: personal life
The growing popularity of composer and producer attracted attention to his person. Personal life of Konstantin Meladze was on the front pages of the tabloids when there was a crack in the family relations with his wife
Some time Konstantin Meladze, Vera Brezhnev were in a civil marriage, but in October 2015, they legalized their relationship. The lovers got married in Italy.
Konstantin Meladze: discography
- The last romantic
- Samba of the white moth
- Attempt No. 5
- Stop! Stop! Stop!
- L. M. L.
- Ask the clouds
- Bipolar world
- Love will save the world
Konstantin Meladze: photo