One of the best Ukrainian producers, composers and arrangers.
Konstantin Meladze was born in Batumi (Georgia). He is the elder brother and producer of the singer Valeriy Meladze.
In the late 80s, Konstantin and Valeriy Meladze played in band “April” and later joined “Dialogue”. In 1993 they went solo. The main principle of their cooperation was based on Valeriy Meladze using songs exclusively written by his brother.
In 2000, Meladze founded a band “VIA Gra”. Their songs have taken top places in various influential ratings and charts all over the CIS.
His production centre works with many stars and is always looking for more talent. Alla Pugacheva, Sofia Rotaru, Valeriy Meladze, Grigory Leps, Polina Gagarina, Vera Brezhneva, Ani Lorak, Verka Serdyuchka, “VIA Gra” and many others perform songs written by Meladze.
He was a musical producer for the “Stilyagi” movie. Also Meladze was a composer and musical producer for “Vechera na Khutore Bliz Dikanki” (Evenings on a farm near Dikanka), “Sorochinskaya Yarmarka” (Sorochinskaya Fair), “Zolushka” (Cinderella). He is the author of music and lyrics for the “Ottepel” (The Snow-break) movie.
In 2007, he, together with his brother Valeriy Meladze, produced the Fabrika Zvezd 7 (Star Factory) TV-show.
In summer 2009, Konstantin accepted an offer and headed Fabryka Zirok 3 (Star Factory 3, Ukraine) on Noviy Channel. This “Factory” became one of the most popular projects in the history of the channel. Almost all of the participants of this season are now a part of not only Ukrainian, but also Russian show business.
In 2010, he became a musical producer of Ukrainian talent show “Ukraina Slezam ne verit” (Ukraine does not trust tears), in 2011 — he was the musical producer of a vocal talent show “Golos Krainy” (The Voice of the Country). In 2012 produced the second season of “Golos Krainy” (The Voice of the Country).
In 2012, 1+1 channel started a talent show “Golos. Deti” (The Voice. Children) and Konstantin Meladze became its musical producer. In 2013 — the producer of the talent show “Hochu v VIA Gru” (I want to be in VIA Gra).
Today the name of Konstantin Meladze became a brand. If Meladze participates in a project, it means the project is of the highest quality and is destined for success. Meladze doesn’t do anything halfway. If he is in charge, be sure to expect a exceptional results.
In 2013 Meladze undertook the biggest and the most ambitious project in his career — writing music for The Great Gatsby ballet.