Nyusha

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Nyusha Shurochkina
Born(1990-08-15) August 15, 1990 (age 22)
Moscow, Soviet Union
GenresPop, R&B
OccupationsSinger, songwriter, producer, dancer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2007–present
LabelsGala Records
Websitenyusha.ru
 
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Anna Shurochkina (Russian: Анна Владимировна Шурочкина, born August 15, 1990), better known by her stage name Nyusha (Ню́ша) is a Russian singer-songwriter.

Nyusha Shurochkina
Born(1990-08-15) August 15, 1990 (age 22)
Moscow, Soviet Union
GenresPop, R&B
OccupationsSinger, songwriter, producer, dancer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2007–present
LabelsGala Records
Websitenyusha.ru

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Biography

1990-2006: Childhood and Adolescence

Anna Shurochkina was born on 15th August 1990 into a family of musicians. Her father, Vladimir Shurochkin (born April 12, 1966) was a former member of the musical group Laskoviy May ("Ласковый май"). Her mother, Irina Shurochkina sung in rock band in her youth. When Anna was two years old, her parents divorced. However, the father and his daughter still spent a lot of time together. Nyusha's Sister, Maria Shurochkina, was twice European Junior Champion in Synchronised swimming and her brother, Ivan Shurochkina, does Martial Arts Stunts. Nyusha first came to the studio at age 5, with her "Песенка большой медведицы" (Pesenka Bolshoy Medveditsy) or in English "Song of the Great Bear".

At age 11 she began performing on stage as the group Grizli. The group toured in Russia and Germany. At the age of 17, she changed her name from Anna to Nyusha.

2007-2009: Early Career

In 2008 Nyusha took seventh place in the international contest "New Wave 2008" and also wrote the final song of the heroine in the dubbed version of the film Enchanted. In 2009, she released her first single "Вою на луну" (Voyu na lunu) or in English "Howl at the moon." Her composition won "Song of the Year - 2009". At the concert "Europa Plus Live 2009" she introduced the new songs "Angel" in Russian and the English "Why?"

2010-2011: The Album " Выбирать чудо" (Choosing a Miracle)

In 2010 Nyusha released her single "Не перебивай" (Do not Interrupt). The song became the most popular Russian-language hit in April 2010. The singer was nominated for the award Muz-TV 2010 in the category "Breakthrough of the Year". Later in the year she also released " Выбирать чудо" (Choosing a Miracle).

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