|Native name||Константин Меладзе
|Birth name||Konstantin Shotayevich Meladze|
11 May 1963 |
Batumi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
|Genres||Pop, art rock, Eurodance, Europop, pop rock|
|Occupation(s)||Songwriter, music producer|
|Associated acts||Valery Meladze, Nu Virgos, Yin-Yang, Sofia Rotaru|
Konstantin Shotayevich Meladze (Russian: Константин Шотаевич Меладзе, Georgian: კონსტანტინე მელაძე; born 11 May 1963 in Batumi), is a composer and producer of Georgian descent. He is the older brother of singer Valery Meladze and co-founder and co-producer of the Russian/Ukrainian girl group Nu Virgos (Russian: ВИА Гра).
Konstantin has composed and produced songs for artists such as Valery Meladze, Nu Virgos, Yin-Yang, Vera Brezhneva, Albina Dzhanabaeva, Sofia Rotaru ("Ya zhe yego lyubila" and "Odin na svete") and Polina Gagarina. He has also composed songs for a number of films, including Lilya 4-ever and a Russian 2003 version of Cinderella (Russian: Золушка) and Hipsters.
Konstantin was married to Jana Meladze in 1994; they have three children: Alice (2000), Leah (2004), and Valery (2005).
- Strannik (Wanderer)