Lena Katina is a well-known Russian singer and songwriter as a former member of the t.A.T.U. with Julia Volkova. The music duo is popular in the pop music industry and they are widely recognized for their hit titles "All That She Said," "Not to Seduce Us" and "All About Us" . She embarked on a solo career in 2009 and released her first single "Never Forget" in 2011. He managed to reach the top spot of the Russian MTV Top 10 and win the title of video of the The year 2011 of MTV Russia. His first album "This Is Who I Am" was released in 2014.
Elena Sergeevna Katina
Singer, composer, performer
Place of birth / age
Lena Katina was born on October 4, 1984 in Moscow, in the RSFS of Russia, in the Soviet Union (today Russia). She is currently 34 years old.
Sign of the sun
Los Angeles, California, USA
Race / Ethnicity
His ancestry is Russian.
Katina attended a local school for her formal education at the age of seven. A year later, she enrolled at the piano and graduated from Moscow State University.
Lena is the daughter of Inessa Vsevolodovna Katina and Sergey Vasilievich Katin, musician. She has a younger sister named Ekaterina Katina. Her paternal grandparents are Vasili Katin and Asya Nikitichna and her maternal grandfather is Vsevolod. She also has two half-siblings, a younger paternal half-sister, Katya, and a maternal half-brother, Ivan.
Katina is married to her long-time boyfriend, "Sash Kuzma" (Sasha Kuzmanović). He is also a musician of Serbian and Slovene origin. Their wedding took place in Moscow and Ljubljana in August 2013. Together they have a son named Aleksandr (born May 22, 2015).
- feet – 5 feet 3¾ inches
- Centimeters – 162 cm
- meters – 1.62 m
- kilograms – 58 kg
- Pound sterling – 128 lbs
Vital Statistics – 37-25-36
His hair is naturally dark brown. But she loves to dye hair in different shades, mainly red.
She is wearing size 6.5 shoes.
The size of the dress
Her dress size is 8 (US).
Lena Katina made her film debut playing one of the main roles in the movie
Russian drama film 2011 "You and I". Based on the novel "t.A.T.u. Come Back ", inspired by real events,. the film tells the story of two teenage girls who meet and fall in love in Moscow t.A.T. concert. The film also played Yulia Volkova and Mischa Barton.
Start of the album
As a solo artist, she released her first single "Never Forget" on June 17, 2011. The song was well received by her fans and managed to reach the top spot in the "Top 10 – Year in Review" chart by MTV in Russia.
After the success of the single, Katina released a series of titles before launching her first album "This Is Who I Am" on November 18, 2014. She released her first album in Spanish "Esta Soy Yo" on July 1, 2016.
With the group of girls t.A.T.u., they released their first studio album "200 Po Vstrechnoy" in 2001.
She appeared in the TRL Italy musical series in 2001.
His passage with the duo of musical girls t.A.T.u. from 1999 to 2014. The band was one of the most successful Russian music groups of all time. The group was famous for their sensational successes "All She Said", "Will not We Have" and "All About Us".
Net worth of Lena Katina
Lena's estimated net worth is $ 10 million. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
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Less known facts about Lena Katina
Lena started her musical career at the age of 10, during which she joined the children's group "Avenue" in 1994 and was soloist until 1997. She then joined the vocal group and instrumental "Neposedi" (Fidgets) where she has served for more than a year.
At the age of 14, she became a member of the t.A.T.u. with Yuliya Volkova. During his time with the band, they represented Russia at the Eurovision Song Contest: Latvia 2003 (2003), finishing 3rd out of 26 participants.
In 2014, they officially dissolved the group with a series of performances for the Olympic Games in Russia.
She has a dog named Blankeria.
Lena Katina lent her support to her group mate Volkova in her battle against cancer, which was diagnosed with cancer in 2009.
In 2011, she won the MTV Russia Video Award of the Year for her single Never Forget.
She modeled for the Russian edition of Maxim magazine in January 2013.
Lena voiced the fairy Zarina in the Russian version of Disney's The Pirate Fairy in 2014.
She enjoys figure skating, gymnastics, ballroom dancing, horse riding, swimming and reading.
In an interview, Katina revealed that she had the habit of listening to songs from popular artists such as Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and Pink Floyd while growing up.
In addition to her Russian mother tongue, she is fluent in English.
Lena is a strong supporter of the LGBT community.