Vitas – Crane’s Crying
[arve url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qn6b5mZZD-I” thumbnail=”31163″ title=”Vitas – Crane’s Crying” description=”Vitas , Crane’s Crying , Operatic pop , techno , new-age , vocal music , classical , pop , easy listening , chillout , synthpop” /]
Vitas ( Russian: Витас) is the stage name of Vitaliy Vladasovich Grachov (Ukrainian: Віталій Владасовіч Грачов), a Russian singer, and songwriter. He sings mainly in the Russian language.
His music is often difficult to categorize, incorporating elements of techno, dance, classical, jazz and folk music. His 2000 song, “Opera #2”, released as a single in 2001,has been forwarded over email and on various social networks frequently via the internet, which accounts for much of his worldwide recognition. He designs his own stage costumes. DIVA (ДИВА) is the name of the band that accompanies Vitas during his concerts.
Vitas has achieved much notability through Russian television, and since 2005 his career has advanced into Asian markets. He has signed with entertainment labels such as Universal which distributes his music in Taiwan, and he has toured extensively in China and several other countries.
He has performed duets with many other singers including Demis Roussos, Lucio Dalla, and Vitas’ grandfather Arkadiy Davydovich Marantsman (Аркадий Давыдович Маранцман), with whom he sings “Friendship”.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia