Russian singer, born 27 June 1983 in Bugulma, Tatarstan, RSFSR, USSR. Achieved 2nd position at the Eurovision Song Contest 2000 for Russia with the song "Solo". Sings in Russian, Tatar language and English. Father Ralif Safin - businessman and former vice-president of the oil company "Lukoil" and politician, member of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia. Mother, Razia Ishakovna - majoring architect. Alsou has two brothers - senior and junior Marat Renard. Married, her husband - a businessman Yan Abramov has daughters Safina and Mikella. The singer in the archives of three concert programs: "Alsou and its authors", "Trilogy", "a benefit concert." Currently Alsou released 9 albums in different languages: «Алсу» «Алсу (переиздание)» «Alsou» «Мне приснилась осень» «19» «Самое главное» «Туган Тел (Родная речь)» «Фея добрых снов» «Inspired» (Only for fans, limited edition) «Ты - это свет» In addition, the singer was released a few singles. Starred in two motion pictures, "Vivat, Anna Ivanovna!" (2008, Russia), «Spirit Trap" (2005, England). In 2009, first performed in the role of leading the song contest "Eurovision". The result was the award of "Taffy" for the best management of the show (besides Alsou prize is divided between D.Shepelev, I.Urgant, N.Vodyanova and A.Malahov). Collaborated with: E. Iglesias, Nelly, Jon Bon Jovi, Leshchenko, Gazmanov, Philip, D. Bilan, S.Lazarev and others. "UNESCO Artist for Peace" in 2011 "Honored Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan» 2000 "People's Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan» 2010 "Honorary Citizen of Bugul'ma" 2000
Alsou Ralifovna Abramova ( néeSafina, better known as just Alsou (, born on June 27, 1983) is a popular Russian singer. She competed in the Eurovision Song Contest 2000 in which she came in second place giving her recognition all over Europe as well. Alsou hosted the final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 held in Moscow.