Katya Buzhinskaya, great singer
Katya Buzhinskaya is a Ukrainian singer (mezzo soprano) born in Russia. Pretty girl is the winner of numerous singing competitions, including the Grand Prix at Slavic Bazaar in 1998, Honored Artist of Ukraine (2007). The girl collaborates with Ukrainian label Artur Music. She has released eight albums since 1998. In her repertoire there are songs in Ukrainian, Russian, English, and Italian.
Ekaterina was born on August 13, 1979 in Norilsk (Krasnoyarsk region), where she lived for three years, but then the family moved to Chernovtsy.
You know, in 1991, Katya participated in a singing contest The Unknown Voice and took the first place.
By the way, she became the winner of the contests Srіbne Dzhereltse and Chervona Ruta in 1993.
In 1994, Katya became a finalist of the TV project Morning Star.
Her most important victory was the Grand Prix at Europe’s largest festival Slavic Bazaar – 98.
In 1998, Katya became the winner of the Prometheus-Prestige in the national program Person of the Year, Discovery of the Year in the Hit-97, winner of the Golden Fortune 1999.
In June 2000, she was the winner of the national contest in modeling the Black Pearl.
To tell the truth, Katya became the first and only singer who represented Ukraine in Italy in 2001 at the Festival in San Remo.
Awesome girl sings in five languages: English, Italian, Hebrew, Spanish, and of course Russian.
The singer takes an active part in charity concerts.
Besides, in 2008, the singer was presented with a star on the Alley of Stars in Chernovtsi.
In May 2009, Buzhinskaya was awarded the Order of St. Stanislaus. And in October 2009, she received the Woman of the III Millennium award.
The song Queen of Inspiration, a duet with popular Russian singer Stas Mikhailov, was a hit both in Ukraine and in Russia.
In 2011, Katya together with Vladimir Kuzin won the final of the TV show People’s Star-4 in Ukraine and gave a solo concert The Queen of Inspiration.
On April 23, 2016 Buzhinskaya received the Order of Unity and Freedom.
Ekaterina’s first husband was producer Yuri Kvelenkov. He was almost 20 years older than the singer. At the age of 19 she married her producer. Katya says that Yuri did not want children. In the press it was rumored that he forced the singer to have an abortion. Five years later, the marriage broke up.
She has daughter Lena. The child’s father is plastic surgeon Vladimir Rostunov.
In April 2014 Buzhinskaya married Dmitry Stoychev. On December 27, 2016 she gave birth to twins: a boy and a girl.