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Robbie Williams Eager to Sing for Russia at Eurovision

British pop singer Robbie Williams said that he wants to represent Russia at the upcoming Eurovision music contest in Kiev, Ukraine

Rammstein Blown Away by Russian Cover of Their Music

“More strings than a metal band!” – the German band commented on a unique cover of its song performed by an orchestra of Russian traditional instruments

Wheelchair-Bound Singer to Represent Russia at Eurovision 2017

Yulia Samoylova, who has been confined to a wheelchair since she was a child, will sing for Russia in Kiev

Russia's Mariinsky Theatre Produces Daft Punk-Themed Ballet

The performance will premiere on Apr. 4 as part of the Mariinsky International Ballet Festival

Nike Wonders What Russian Girls Are ‘Made Of’

Prominent Russian athletes star in Nike's new inspirational sales campaign based off of a famous children's song

Survey: Russians Read More E-Books and Listen to More Classical Music than US, UK and Others

PayPal payment platform conducted a sociological survey to discover the habits and peculiarities of digital content users in ten different countries

Russian Opera Singer Wins Grammy

Russian opera singer Nikolay Didenko won a Grammy Award thanks to his performance with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

‘I Love You, Moscow!’

Snoop Dogg, Jane Birkin, David Brown and other musicians share their adventures in Moscow

Russia's Netrebko, Serebrennikov Nominated for International Opera Awards

Director Kirill Serebrennikov, soprano Anna Netrebko and the MusicAeterna choir were nominated for 2017 International Opera Awards

‘We’ve Met Lots of Great People in Russia’

How an Italian band with a Soviet name is conquering the world

Russian Singer Ranked Second Busiest Soprano in World

Russian opera singer Irina Lungu was the second busiest soprano in the world in 2016

Lee Perry to Perform in Russian V-A-C Foundation’s Sound Art Project

The abandoned power station will become a platform for musical performances and other works of art related to the history of electronic music in Russia

ABBA Songs to Play in Moscow Metro During New Year’s Holidays

ABBA songs, as well as scores from comedies, will be played in the Moscow metro during the upcoming holidays, according to the City Hall’s official website

Russian-Made Music Video Nominated for Grammy

An OK Go music video filmed in zero gravity has become the first music video made in Russia to be nominated for a Grammy award

Anna Netrebko’s Album Nominated for Grammy

The new album “Verismo” by the Russian opera diva Anna Netrebko has been nominated for a prestigious Grammy award

St. Petersburg Cultural Forum Brings Together 91 Countries

St. Petersburg hosted the Fifth International Cultural Forum which brought together participants from 91 countries, ranging from Iceland to South Africa

Russia Finishes Fourth in Junior Eurovision Song Contest

Russian entry “The Water of Life” by Igor Krutoy’s Popular Music Academy finished fourth in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest

Medvedev Personally Invited to Deep Purple Singer’s Concert

Ian Gillan, lead singer of English rock band Deep Purple, has invited Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to his concert on Nov. 15 at the Kremlin Palace

The Prodigy Sons Return

Genuine love: how The Prodigy and Russia found each other

Rammstein’s Frontman to Present His Poetry in Moscow

Rammstein’s frontman Till Lindemann will arrive in Moscow to present his book of poetry “In Silent Nights”

Dmitri Hvorostovsky to Celebrate Birthday on Stage

Singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky will be celebrating his birthday on Oct.16 on the stage of the Alte Oper in Frankfurt am Main, Germany