10. MakSim

10. MakSim

Apr 04
10. MakSim

MakSim (the true name Marina Sergeevna Abrosimova, Maksimova, on mother’s side) was born on the 10th of June 1983 in Kazani (Russia). The stage name she devised by herself; this is derivate from the name of her brother and her mother’s maiden name (Svetlana Vikotrovna Maksimova). It is interesting that the future star was born with two thumbs on the left hand. When MakSim grew older the excess thumb was amputated and now one can notice a little scar on her left hand. At that time the surgeon warned about girl’s inability to play piano in future. However, the doctor was wrong. Right after the surgery, MakSim insisted to go to the musical school. At the same time the girl attended karate section and vocal classes.
At school MakSim was very often scolded for bad behavior as she was a real hoyden and liked spending her time with boy neighbors.
With time MakSim started composing and writing texts, soon she started to perform at nigh clubs and took participation at different contests.
Very soon MakSim has become popular at her location and she went to Moscow to get the recognition of the entire country. In Moscow MakSim started to study and signed the contract with Gala Records Company and also started her work on the first album.
Her first single was a song “Difficult Age” that captured all Radio stations and music TV channels in Russia in autumn of 2005. From this time more and more songs appeared having made MakSim a very popular Russian singer.