Marina Khlebnikova, pop singer
Marina Khlebnikova is a singer, who became a real star of the Soviet and Russian pop. She also worked as a TV presenter on TVC channel.
Marina was born on November 6, 1965 in Dolgoprudny, Moscow region.
At school she was almost an excellent student, her favorite subject was physics, and Marina even dreamed of becoming a metallurgist. Her spare time she spent playing in school plays.
Future pop singer created a group “Marinade” while studying at school. Marina was engaged in swimming (Candidate for master of sports), she performed for the national team and became the champion of Moscow in 1987.
After school Marina entered the Gnessin Music School. During the studies she performed with Dixieland (Jazz Ensemble) and “Doctor Jazz”.
In 1989, Bari Alibasov invited Marina to be a soloist of his groups – first, “Integral”, then “Na-na”. In 1990, Marina left the group (which then became a boy-band) and began her solo career.
Already in 1991 the singer became the winner of the contest “Yalta-91” with the song “Paradise in a tent.”
In 1992, Marina was the winner of the international music competition in Austrian city Bregenz. At that time, her repertoire has included such well-known songs as “I would not say”, “Rain” and “Casual Love”.
In 1993 she released her first solo album “Stay”.
In 1997, Marina Khlebnikova became popular with her song, “A cup of coffee”, which went into rotation on many radio stations.
In 1998 was shot a 40-minute film “Rain”, which included nine songs of the singer.
Since 1997, Khlebnikova had been a host of the TV program “Stairway to Heaven.”
The singer collects toy animals and minerals.
Marina also starred in several films, such as “Old songs. Postscript” (TV project) (2001), “My Fair Nanny” – cameo (2005), “Rails of Happiness” – Queen (2006), “Mothers and Daughters” – Episode (2007), “Strawberry Time” – the singer (2008), Division – Vera (2010).
Her first husband was the bass guitarist of her band, Anton Loginov. Later, Marina married businessman Mikhail Maydanich (born May 15, 1969), CEO of a record company “Gramophone Records”.
Marina has a daughter Dominika (born 1999).
Marina Khlebnikova became a victim of Plastic Surgeons. She has lost her individuality.