Dmitry Nikolaevich Bilan is a singer, Honored and People’s Artist of Kabardino-Balkaria, Honored Artist of Chechnya, Ingushetia.
He was born on December 24, 1981 in Ust-Dzhegut, Karachay-Cherkessia. From birth until July 2008 was named Viktor Nikolaevich Belan. He moved to Naberezhnye Chelny, then to Maysky. It was there that the first musical education was received in the biography of Dima Bilan. Then he studied vocals at the school. Gnessins.
In 2002, he made his debut at the New Wave festival, taking fourth place there. The following year he released the first album “Night Hooligan”. In 2004 he started working with producer Yuri Aizenshpis. The next hits of the singer were the songs “On the shore of the sky”, “You should be around”, “I remember you”. In 2006, in the biography of Bilan was taken part in the “International revival of music”, “Golden barrel organ”.
The first participation of Bilan in Eurovision took place in 2006. Bilan’s song “Never Let You Go” took second place. Then the performance of the singer was remembered by an unusual addition: during the singing two ballerinas danced on the stage, and a female figure appeared from the white piano.
The second time for the Eurovision Song Contest Bilan went in 2008, took first place. During the performance of the song “Believe” skater Evgeni Plushenko skated on stage, and Edwin Martin played the violin. Photo Bilan, news about him fill the Internet and the press, and the singer himself is literally attacked by fans.
For his biography Dima Bilan earned the title of Honored, People’s Artist, several awards MTV, Muz-TV.