Who is Vasya Oblomov?
If you type in the search engine the name "Vasya Oblomov", then the results will display many pages from which you can download his songs and join different groups on social networks. But who is Vasya Oblomov and why is he so popular?
Vasya Oblomov is a Russian musician, whose real name is Vasily Vladimirovich Goncharov. He was born in Rostov-on-Don on March 21, 1984 and is the author of the songs of the Chebosa group and its leader. He has no musical education, he graduated from the Faculty of History and has a second law degree.
In addition to activities in the group, he was a music producer in 2008, the album Vyacheslav Butusov. And in 2009, he produced the new hit “Everything Empty” by Mikhail Boyarsky.
In May 2010, Vasya Oblomov uploaded a video for the song "Magadan" to the Internet, which instantly became popular, having collected over 300,000 views in 3 months. By the autumn, the number of views had exceeded one million, and the media were seriously interested in them. The first story about the song was taken by the NTV channel, and after that Vasya performed his hit on Channel One.
On December 24, Vasya Oblomov gave his first solo concert in the China-Town-Cafe club, which was a resounding success.
On January 1, 2011, on Channel One, the show “The 20 Best Songs of the Year” was broadcast, where Vasya Oblomov, like the other participants, performed his hit. After that, the whole country already knew who Vasya Oblomov was.
In early 2011, Vasya performed at a concert for the First Alternative Channel, where he presented the songs of his two projects.
In St. Petersburg on July 7, 2011, Vasya Oblomov received the Steppe Wolf award, beating all his rivals in the Internet nomination.
July 9, 2011 Oblomov triumphantly performed at the anniversary festival "Invasion", where, together with Noize MC, he performed a cover version of the song "Going to Magadan". The musicians received a storm of applause.
On July 19, 2011, the singer posted his new video for the song “UG”, which gathered about 100,000 views a day.
November 22, 2012 Vasya held a concert-presentation of his second album "Stability" in the club Arena Moscow. The album "Stability" for the first 3 weeks of iTunes’s sales ranked second.
Despite the extraordinary hits, this young singer and producer attracts more and more fans, and some call him the second Eminem.