Ruslana Stepanivna Lyzhychko - Ukrainian singer, pianist, conductor, dancer, producer, former deputy public character. National artist of Ukraine. Honorary Citizen of Lviv.She was born 24 May 1973 in Lviv. Schoolgirl Ruslana sang in the band "Orion", then - in the children's ansemble "Smile". After the children's music school, the future singer entered the Lviv Conservatory Of M. Lysenko on conductor department.
Career Musical career singer began in 1993 when Ruslana took part in two music Ukrainian festivals. Next year Ruslana and her producer Alexander Ksenofontov founded a studio "Luxen" and began to engage in radio advertising. Famous music videos firms Oriflame, Coca-Cola, Stimorol voice sand Ruslana. The singer gave this employment more than two years.
Next time for her life… In 1996 Ruslana recorded their first music video, "You." 1997 the singer was a member of the sixth festival "Tavrian Games" and becomes a finalist. This year, she received the title of "Outstanding Citizen of Lviv In 1998 the singer released two albums - studio "Moment of Spring" and concert " The best conthers rinding wind."
"Wild Dances" In the summer of 2003 she released a new album - "Wild Dances" with elements of traditional Hutsul music that became the leader of sales music albums in the Ukraine. In July 2003 Ruslana with her guzul show performed at the Ukrainian festivals. A month later the singer took part in the contest of popular music "Matrix" at Yalta. This year it came out two new clips on songs from the album "Wild Dances".In October 2003 published official figures on sales of the album "Wild Dances" - officially sold copies of the album. In late November 2003, Ruslana began, and 4 January 2004 ended Ukrainian concert tour with her new show program "Wild Dances". During this tour on stage together with the singer performed ballet "Life". The director of the show was Irina Masur, and suits developed Roxolana Bogutska.
Eurovision In the Eurovision Ruslana completely different performances from other participants of "Eurovision- 2004". British BBC newscaster studio named Ruslana "Warrior Princess". Among the 36 countries participating, the results of a telephone poll of the world live Ruslana took first place with 280 points.
Ruslana on Euromaidan Starting from December one of the activists Euromaidan, in support of opposition parties led night almost lost voice. The frequent performer on Euromaidan Anthem of Ukraine, and organizer of the concert.
2008 Ruslana participated in voice acting American computer game «Grand Theft Auto IV», where she became a DJ station «Vladivostok FM». Also, the game sounds Ukrainian version of the song "Wild Dances"
2011 participated in the talent show "The Voice of the country" on channel as a trainer participated in the show "Clash of the Choirs" on channel as trainer of the choir from the Lviv with whom won.