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The singer, who was to become the idol of the nation, Ani Lorak (real name Carolina Quek) was born in Bukovina, region, kissed by God and gave the world such famous and talented people like Vladimir Ivasyuk (author unchanging hit "Red Rue") and Sofia Rotaru - People's Artist of Ukraine.
The desire to become a singer at Carolina came back in four years. Then she had firmly decided what he wants to achieve in life. Karolina often performed at various school vocal competitions and won.
In 1992 she took part in the popular competition "Primrose" and wins. It should be noted that at this competition Carolina acquainted with her ex-producer Yuriy Falyosa. As a consequence, the age of fourteen she signed his first professional contract.
Carolina became known as Ani Lorak in March 1995. Alias had to come up when she took part in the competition of the Moscow television program "Morning Star". This contest has already been declared Russian singer under the name Carolina, so our Carolina had to get out of this situation by reading his name backwards. And there was a pseudonym - Ani Lorak.
In Kiev the singer moved in 1995. By this time, the name of Ani Lorak became widely known in Ukrainian show business.
At age 19, she received the title of Honored Artist of Ukraine, thus becoming the youngest singer of those who have ever received it. The winner of numerous awards, five gold discs from the sales of albums, "There you are ...", "Ani», «Smile», «Tell me ...", "15". Winner of prestigious international and Ukrainian festivals and ratings, including television competition "Morning Star" (Moscow, 1995), and winner of the Grand Prix of the World competition of young performers «Big Apple Music - 96" (New York City ).
Ani Lorak repeatedly recognized singer of the year in Ukraine. In its active 12 albums, two singles, a biographical video, 36 video clips. The most beautiful and sexy woman of Ukraine on the results of surveys of popular magazines. Her creative realization goes far beyond singing. Ani Lorak - a great actress. She played the role of Zemfira in the musical "Gypsy," the lieutenant of medical service in the musical film "Take Your Overcoat" Oksana in the musical film "Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka" Fanchette in the musical film "Crazy Day or The Marriage of Figaro", voiced Toddler dubbing in Norwegian cartoon "Karlsson on the Roof" (2006) and two roles - Kitty and bees - in Estonian cartoon "Lotte in the country of inventors" (2007).
With the support of Ani Lorak published three children's books - "How to become a star," "The Princess Diaries," "How to become a culinary star in the last 7 days."The singer is the producer of its brand. Ani - a great poet and composer. Ani much time to charity work. UNICEF and the United Nations in Ukraine Ani Lorak announced gratitude for the assistance and support to HIV positive citizens of Ukraine as a UN Goodwill Ambassador on HIV and AIDS in Ukraine. In 2005 Ani Lorak was awarded the Order "St. Stanislaus» IV degree with the award she Officer's Cross "for strengthening the international authority of Ukraine, high professionalism, high creative achievements, charity and loyalty to the ideals of chivalry."
Ani Lorak - Silver medalist at the international song contest "Eurovision-2008", awarded the «Artistic Award Eurovision Song Contest», which is awarded to the best Eurovision artists. Her hit «Shady Lady» occupies a leading position in the rankings of the leading radio stations in Russia, CIS and Europe that brings British singer award «Best Female Singer 2008 ESC Radio Award». The ballad "The Sun" from the same album takes more than one month the highest places in the charts of radio stations.
Ani Lorak worthily represents Ukraine on the world music market - she performed on the stages of England, the USA, France, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Turkey. And it is not going to stop it. In its most immediate plans conquest of European and world audience! And with musical material, which is her repertoire, this would be not so difficult: quality, stylish sound, melodies in the best traditions of soul, funk and pop-rock, great lyrics. And, at the same time strong, gentle, charming, unique voice of Ani Lorak.