The hero of our today's article istalented singer Vitaly Grachev. Many of us know him as Vitas. What was the way to glory he had to do? Where did Vitali study? What is the family status of the singer? The answers to these and other questions are contained in the article.
February 19, 1979 in the Latvian cityDaugavpils was born a boy named Vitalik. He was a long-awaited and beloved child. Vitas is not a pseudonym, but only a Latvian version of the Russian name Vitaliy. Soon Grachev moved to Odessa (Ukraine).
My father left the family early. Our hero almost does not remember him. Mother, Lilia Mikhailovna, made a living by sewing clothes to order. She was alone in raising her son. The woman tried to give him all the best. On weekends the boy stayed with his grandfather - Arkady Davidovich. It was he who instilled in his grandson the love of music. Grandfather played the accordion and sang chastushki.
Vitaly Grachev attended school number 60 in Odessa. From the first days he managed to find a common language with his classmates. Teachers have always praised Vitalik. Neither were confident that a bright future awaits him. For 3 years the boy went to music school, where he learned to play the accordion.
In adolescence, our hero settled onwork in the theater of plastic and voice parody. Within the walls of this institution, the guy received invaluable experience. Vitalik learned to portray the famous "lunar walk" of Michael Jackson.
After the end of the 9th grade Grachev went to Moscow. Unlike many people coming from the provinces, he did not have to conquer this metropolis for a long time.
A longtime friend Pavel Kaplievich (theatricaldirector) introduced him to producer Sergei Pudovkin. At one time, this man was engaged in the promotion of the group "Na-Na". Sergey met with Vitas. The guy gave him tapes, on which he recorded his songs. The producer was impressed by the variety of styles used - from heavy metal to opera. Pudovkin decided to take up the promotion of such a nugget.
In December 2000, the first video was releasedVitas on the composition "Opera number 2". To intrigue the audience, Sergei Pudovkin went on a trick. In the video, singer Vitaly Grachev in a large scarf wrapped around his throat. Immediately there were rumors that this accessory hides the gills. All this was only in the hands of Sergei Pudovkin. He told Vitas that he wore a scarf every day. The printed ones continued to savor the theme, calling the singer "a stranger" and "a man with gills."
In July 2001, Vitaly suffered a disaster. His beloved mother died because of a serious illness. The artist was very worried about the loss of the closest person. He took a little break from work. And soon again sang for his fans.
If it were not for the hard work and strong character of ourhero, we would not know who Vitaly Grachev is. Albums of this artist came out one after another. In 2001, the first Vitas disk appeared - the "Philosophy of Miracle". Fans bought the entire edition in a few days.
In 2002, the singer presented an album with a positivethe name "Smile". This record was also in demand among fans of his talent. To date, in the creative treasury of Vitas 13 albums, 2 collections and several creative clips.
Vitaly Grachev is not only a talented singer, butand a great actor. His acquaintance with cinematography occurred in 2003. Vitas performed an episodic role in the series "Evlampiya Romanov. The investigator conducts the investigation. "
The shooting process is so popular with ourhero, that he decided to continue acting. In the period from 2003 to 2012, the famous singer appeared in 6 scenes. Among them one can single out such films as "Mulan", "Passion about cinema", "Become a star" and others.
About such a polite and caring man, as Vitaly Grachev (Vitas), many women dream. But his heart has long been occupied.
With his future wife Svetlana Grankovskayahe met in Odessa. At that time she was only 17 years old, and Vitaly - 22. The guy suggested that the beloved travel with him to Moscow. The girl agreed. Our hero was very risky, taking the young lady out of the house. But Sveta's mother approved the choice of her daughter and released her with an easy heart.
Soon, the couple formally formalized their relationship inone of the Moscow registry offices. The ceremony was held in strict secrecy. The singer carefully guarded his private life about outside interference. Only a few years ago, in an interview with the print media, he confessed that he had been married for a long time.
November 21, 2008 Svetlana gave her husbandcharming daughter. The baby was called Alla. The young father paid all his free time to his daughter. He himself swaddled her, bathed and laid him to sleep. From the first days of life Allochka listened to lullabies performed by the famous pope.
Sveta and Vitaly dreamed of their son. And God heard their prayers. January 1, 2015 in the family Grachevs there was a replenishment. The son Maxim appeared.