Taisia Povaliy

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Taisia Povaliy

Taisia Povaliy (also Taisia Povalij, Taisiya Povaliy) (Ukrainian: Таїсія Миколаївна Повалій) (born December 10, 1964) is a Ukrainian singer and actress popular in Ukraine and other counties of CIS.[1]

She started her career of singer in 1985. In 1993, she won the Grand Prix at the Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk. Since then she had won many[which?] awards.

In 1995, she released her first album.[2] The next year she was awarded the honorary title of Meritorious Artist of Ukraine.[2] In 1997, she was awarded the title of People's Artist of Ukraine.[2] In 1998, she was awarded the Order of Saint Nicholas Thaumaturgus (International).[1]

Povaliy was a candidate for Party of Regions at the October 2012 Ukrainian parliamentary election; placed second on the party list[3] She was elected into parliament.[4] She left the Party of Regions parliamentarian faction on 3 June 2014.[5] Povaliy did not participate in the 2014 Ukrainian parliamentary election.[6]



  • 2010 - Veryu tebe (CD)
  • 2007 - За тобой - Таисия Повалий (CD) [1]
  • 2002 - Bude Tak (CD)
  • 2002 - (With Iosif Kobzon) Only One / Odna-edyna (DVD)

Actor's work[edit]

  • Шорох крыльев - 1989 (drama)
  • Uranus, Уран - 1990 (drama)
  • Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka, Вечера на хуторе близ Диканьки - 2001 (comedy, TV)[7]
  • Cinderella, Золушка - 2002 (musical, TV, as Matchmakker)[7]


  1. ^ a b Taisia Povaliy bio
  2. ^ a b c (Russian)/(website has automatic Google Translate option) Short bio, LIGA
  3. ^ Party of Regions releases party list, Kyiv Post (July 30, 2012)
  4. ^ (Ukrainian) Список депутатів нової Верховної Ради, Ukrayinska Pravda (11 November 2012)
  5. ^ 20 MPs leave Regions Party faction, Interfax-Ukraine (3 June 2014)
  6. ^ (Ukrainian) Alphabetical Index of candidates in 2014 Ukrainian parliamentary election, Central Election Commission of Ukraine.
  7. ^ a b Taisiya Povaliy at the Internet Movie Database

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