Producer: Andrey Malikov
Recording studio: JSP.
Place of residence: Russia, Moscow
In 1993, the radio station "Europe plus Samara met two DJ Sergey Zhukov and Alexei Potekhin. This meeting marked the beginning of co-creative way of two young musicians. For three years the guys were looking for yourself, changing styles and trends that have tried to write songs and compositions on different tone studios of the country until the fall of 1996 at one of Moscow's studios are not met with the independent producer Andrey Malikov. From that moment began the serious work which led to the rapid growth of professionalism and rise to the heights of the electron-dance movement in Russia.
Sergey Zhukov was born May 22, 1976 in the town of Dimitrovgrad, Ulyanovsk region. The beginning of his musical career, he believes May 1, 1995, when, as he himself admits, he found himself in Moscow.
Alexey Potekhin born April 15, 1972 in the city of Samara Novokuybyshevsk. In 1991, Alex finishes Samara River College, and received specialty technician - shipbuilder with the right operation of cargo ship installations. Continue your education Alexei decided in Samara Technical University, who successfully completed and.
However, as time showed, shipbuilder from Alexis did not come out. He began DJing at local discos, and then on radio stations in the city of Samara, where in 1993, and became acquainted with Sergei Zhukov. However, working in the city of Togliatti, where he had recorded the first song.
Ironically, his musical tastes Alex brought up on heavy music bands such as: Led Zeppelin, AC / DC, Def Leppard, Foreigner, The Cult, METALLICA, and others in the same spirit. His fascination with "pop" Alex explains latent in her frantic energy.
In early 1997 track "Good Morning" begins to sound on FM radio stations in Moscow and other cities in CIS
. Little later, . on the wave of success, . appears "calling card" team - a composition of "Baby" and the song "Student", . are in very short time to conquer the hearts of listeners and knocked out the top ten leaders of the hit parade of Russian Radio "Russian Hill" and confidently hold a leading position throughout the spring, . summer and autumn of 1997,
The spring on the track "Baby" directed by Dmitri Fix withdrawn clip. In August 1997, directed by Andrew Ross makes a video for the song "Student".
The success of the group are not overlooked. In spring 1997, the musicians begin their performances at large dance events in Moscow, . such as the presentation of the collection of domestic dance music "MAXIDANCE 2" in the Moscow Palace of Youth, . international festival of popular music "NON STOP 97" in Sokolniki Park,
. August 30, 1997 the group participates in the international festival "Dancing City 97" in TSPKO them. Gorky in Moscow.
In spring 1997 the band completed the studio work. In May, JSP. released debut album "Breathe evenly, which is in very short time became the market leader in Russia and abroad.
In October 1997 the band signed with iconic producer of footwear and apparel for active lifestyles by ADIDAS. Convenient and lightweight equipment helps musicians feel comfortable in the foreign tours of our country and abroad.
Fall 1997 comes in light of the full version of the album "Breathe evenly, which included the new singles and some songs previously unreleased.
Having rich experience of the musicians are doing a DJ remixes of some popular artists Rossiyskim. In February 1998, the company JSP. published a joint project team with Vyacheslav Dobrynin called "Hands
Up, Dr. Schlager!".
February 13, 1998 at the first ceremony of awarding stars Russia's pop music group received six silver and three gold and one platinum disc for the appropriate number of copies sold of his debut album.
The group often performs at discotheques, night clubs and dance venues in Moscow and many other cities in CIS. Performances are always a success that not once mentioned in the media. Youth and energy, innovative approach to creating their incendiary works, leave no doubt that the musicians "zavedut" and raise his hands
up more than one dance hall. Official site