Alexander Marshal: Biography and music career

Published At: 05 March 2020 , 03:54 PM

Biography of Alexander Marshall

Alexander Marshal (Alexander Vitalievich Minkov) (1957) - musician, singer, songwriter, Honored Artist of Russia.

Alexander was born on June 7, 1957, in Korenovsk, Krasnodar Region, in the family of a pilot. In 1965, in his biography, Alexander Marshall went to a general education and music school at the same time. At a music school, he studied piano. A few years later, Alexander created the vocal and instrumental ensemble Stepnyaki.

After graduating from school, he entered the military school of Stavropol (where he received his nickname - Marshal).

Even there, Alexander made music. But the school did not finish, was expelled. He changed several professions, only after a while, he arrived in Moscow. Marshall received musical experience for a long time - he worked with the groups "Flowers", "Araks". In 1987, the debut in the group "Gorky Park" took place in the biography of singer Alexander Marshall. The group has achieved significant worldwide success. Since 1999, Marshall has been a soloist with Park. And in 1998, the first solo album ("Maybe") was released in the biography of Marshall. A year later, his first concert was held. The following albums in the biography of Alexander Marshall came out: in 2000 - "Rain," "Highlander," in 2001 - "Special," in 2002 - "Best Songs," "Dad," in 2003 - "Father Arseny," "I Am You I will never forget," in 2005 -"Cranes are flying."

 They were followed by the albums "Or So" in 2006, "Sailboat" in 2007, "Where the Sun Nights" in 2008, "Goodbye, Regiment" in 2009. In 2007, Marshall received the title of Honored Artist of the Russian Federation.