Zhanna Aguzarova was born on July 7 1962 in Russia. She attempted to enter several theatre schools but with no luck. She entered the bohemian circles of Moscow, where it was known under the pseudonym Ivanna Anders (according to Zhanna, she had to live under a pseudonym because of the lack of her own passport in a fake name is corrected from "Ivan" to "Ivanna", giving herself for a daughter of diplomats. She started her career as a member of popular band Bravo and then moved on to her solo career. In 1991 she immigrated to USA and settled down in Los Angeles, where she at first worked as a singer in the restaurant Black Sea. After she quit this job she worked as a DJ and a limo driver. In 1996 she came back to Russia.
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Zhanna Aguzarova recorded 10 albums, shot 10 videos and had over 5 millions of her CD’s sold. She was named the best singer in 1996.
Other interesting facts:
Although she is known for her shocking and extravagant behavior, she achieved success for her voice - very strong, bright, and memorable. Zhanna is very flamboyant, unpredictable behavior on the stage (why journalists dubbed it "the goddess of outrageous") extremely eccentric - on the verge of kitsch - is worn. In his few interviews often speaks of his extraterrestrial origin and "internal relations" with the Martians.