Maragarita Herasimovich (known as Dakota) was bornin Minsk, Belarus on March9 1990. She began studying music and learning to play piano at age 7 and has been writing her own songs since 5 years old. She recorded her first video at 9. Margarita lives in Moscow and intends to study to become a film director.
Did You Know?
In 2007 Margarita participated in the reality TV show Star Factory-7 and she was noticed for her talent in songwriting and singing, but she didn’t make in to the final. She has won several awards in Belarus.
Other interesting facts:
Margarita is vegan, she opposes excessive luxury and show off, animal cruelty. She is the member of international youth organization “Food instead of Bombs”.