Vlad Sokolovsky, singer and dancer
Vlad Sokolovsky is a Russian singer, songwriter and dancer. You know, he danced in show-ballet Todes, sang in the band BiS. Now he is a solo artist, who works in R&B and euro-pop styles.
Vsevolod (his real name) was born on September 24, 1991 in Moscow. His father Andrei Alexandrovich is a popular choreographer, and his mother Irina Vsevolodovna is Honored Artist of Russia, director. The boy has sister Darina Serbina.
Since childhood Vsevolod was engaged in choreography and singing. In 1997 the little boy starred in the episode of the movie Afyory, Muzyka, Lyubov.
Together with Russian singer Philip Kirkorov Vlad performed the hit My Bunny when the boy was only three years old. And in 1996, he sang this song in the TV project Morning Star. In 2012 Vlad sang the same song in the program Property of the Republic with singer Nyusha.
By the way, in 2002 and 2004 Sokolovsky took part in a musical circus show Fairy Journey.
Also Vlad played in the musical based on Sergei Mikhalkov’s story Celebration of Disobedience in 2004.
Besides, Vlad regularly performed with the band X-Mission, took part in the filming of their music videos.
In 2007 the singer took part in TV project Star Factory 7, where he and Dmitry Bikbaev created a duet BiS. They won many prizes, including prestigious the Golden Gramophone 2008, Song of the Year 2008, Muz-TV 2009 awards. In 2009, BiS released the first album Bipolar World. However, in June 2010, Sokolovsky left the duet.
On September 24, 2010 Vlad presented his solo project – VS. In 2013, Vlad released his first solo album Shards of the Soul. Most of the songs the singer wrote independently.
From March to May 2011, he took part in the project Star Factory Return. In the same year he took part in the extreme show Cruel Games.
Dima Bilan and Yana Rudkovskaya became his co-producers in December 2011.
Moreover, the singer is actively involved in various social and charitable events and projects: Kindness melts the ice (United Russia, 2010 and 2011), Be the first (Channel One, in 2010 and 2011), Be visible on the road (Project by Traffic Police of Russia, 2010), and others.
Talented boy starred in the drama Bloody Lady (2018) about a real character – the landowner Daria Saltykova. Vlad performed the role of Nikolai Tyutchev – beloved of Saltychikha, who later became the grandfather of the great Russian poet Fedor Tyutchev. In the same year, Vlad played the role of the young musician Roman in the series Stranger in the Mirror.
During the show Star Factory Vlad had a love affair with Julia Parshuta. However, after the end of the show the couple immediately broke up.
In 2008, Vsevolod dated Daria Garnizova, a student of MGIMO, whom he met at one of the concerts of the BiS. They were together for three years.
They say that Sokolovsky had a love affair with Kira Plastinina.
On June 3, 2015 Vlad married Rita Dakota. And on October 23, 2017 Rita gave birth to their daughter.