Max Korj

Max Korj

Belarusian singer and songwriter.
Date of Birth: 23.11.1988
Country: Belarus

Biography of Max Korzh

Max Korzh is a Belarusian singer and songwriter who gained popularity in the music industry with his unique style. Born on July 26, 1988, in Bobruisk, Belarus, Max developed an interest in music at a young age. His parents enrolled him in a music school, where he honed his musical skills.

Max Korj

At the age of 16, Max formed a musical group called LunClan with his friends, but it disbanded shortly after. He then ventured into various projects, including recording songs in his native Belarusian language, but none of them achieved significant success. Max even tried his hand at being a beatmaker, composing music for other artists, but that endeavor also did not yield the desired results.

Max Korj

However, Max's fortunes changed when he began singing over his own instrumentals. While studying at the Belarusian State University, he recorded his first solo song, "Nebо pomozhet nam," using $300 borrowed from his mother. The song gained popularity on the internet and was even played on local radio stations in Minsk.

Max Korj

Inspired by the positive response, Max decided to pursue a solo career. He started performing concerts in different cities in Belarus, gradually building a dedicated fan base. In April 2012, Max released his first music video for the song "Nebо pomozhet nam," which quickly climbed the music charts.

Max Korj

In the summer of 2012, Max released his debut album, "Zhivotnyy mir," consisting of 16 songs he wrote himself. He signed a contract with Respect Production, a well-known music label that also represents artists such as Kasta and Zara. This allowed Max to organize concerts not only in Belarus but also in Russia and Ukraine.

Max Korj

In 2013, Max's album "Zhiv v kaif" reached the 5th position on the list of best Russian-language albums according to the website RAP.RU. He also secured the 2nd place in the "Artist of the Year" contest held by A-One Hip-Hop Music Channel. Max gained further recognition by ranking 9th in the "Person of the Year" category on Google Trends in Ukraine.

Max Korj

Max continued to achieve success with his music. In 2014, he embarked on a large-scale concert tour called "Vyrvannyy may," which attracted thousands of fans in Minsk and Moscow. He won the "Album of the Year" award at the Muz-TV Awards 2014 for his album "Zhiv v kaif." In October 2014, Max released his third album titled "Domashniy," followed by a tour named "Bolshoy Flat," which included performances in various European cities.

Despite his success, Max faced difficulties in his career. In February 2016, he was banned from entering Ukraine for five years by the Security Service of Ukraine due to his performance in Crimea. This news was confirmed by Max himself when he was denied entry at Boryspil Airport in Kyiv.

Throughout his career, Max Korzh has released three albums: "Zhivotnyy mir" in 2012, "Zhiv v kaif" in 2013, and "Domashniy" in 2014. He continues to be a prominent figure in the music industry, captivating audiences with his unique style and captivating performances.

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