Gorby80 are very proud to announce that the first artists and faces to appear at the gala concert will include performers and celebraties from all over the world. The Event will be hosted by Sharon Stone and Kevin Spacey.
Sharon Stone – Host of the Event
Sharon Vonne Stone is an American actress and film producer. She achieved international recognition for her role in the thriller Basic Instinct. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her performance in “Casino”
Kevin Spacey – Host of the Event
Kevin Spacey is an American actor, director, screenwriter, producer and crooner. He gained critical acclaim in the early 1990s, culminating in his first Academy Award for The Usual Suspects (Best Supporting Actor), followed by a Best Actor Academy Award win for American Beauty (1999).
Paul Anka is a live legend of musical world; singer and songwriter, who has been performing since his 16. He’s the author of plenty hit songs, including “My Way”, which became Frank Sinatra’s trade mark, and “She’s a lady”, which made Tom Jones famous in USA. Also he composed a theme song for The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, which was America’s favourite for three decades.
Andrey Gavrilov – pianist, one of the most remarkable musicians of contemporaneity. His outstanding talent was revealed in early childhood. Later it was noticed by Svyatoslav Richter, who became his teacher and friend. He came to the front of the world’s musical community in 1974, winning the first prize of international Thcaikovsky competition. Since mid-1970s he performed on the best scenes all over world, from New-York to Tokyo. In 1985 “New-York Times” named him “the best artist of contemporaneity”. Andrey Gavrilov is bestowed with almost all of existing prestigious awards, from Grammy to IRCA and is booked for next seasons by the first-rated musical centres of the world.
Dame Shirley Bassey
Dame Shirley Bassey is one of Great Britain’s greatest-ever entertainers. She has been having a love affair with her public for more than 50 years. Best known for being the only artist to ever record 3 Bond themes, she’s sung for Presidents, Queens and secret agents, packed concert halls across the known world and sold an estimated 135 million records in the process. She is a UNESCO Artist for Peace and also well-known for her charity activity.
Melanie C is an English singer-songwriter. She is best known as one of the five members of the girl group Spice Girls. Performing as Melanie C as a solo artist.
The Scorpions are a hard rock band from Hannover, Germany, known for their 1980s rock anthem “Rock You Like a Hurricane” and their singles “No One Like You”, “Send Me an Angel”, “Still Loving You”, and “Wind of Change”.
Katherine Jenkins (born 29 June 1980) is a Welsh mezzo-soprano. She is a classical-popular crossover singer who performs across a spectrum of operatic arias, popular songs, musical theatre and hymns.
Valery Abisalovich Gergiev is a Russian conductor and opera company director. He is general director and artistic director of the Mariinsky Theatre, principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra, and artistic director of the White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg.
Dmitri Hvorostovsky is a leading baritone opera singer from Russia. He has sung at virtually every major opera house, including the Metropolitan Opera (debut 1995), the Royal Opera House at Covent Garden, the Berlin State Opera, La Scala and the Vienna State Opera. He is especially renowned for his portrayal of the title character in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin; The New York Times described him as “born to play the role.”
Lara Fabian is a Belgian international singer. Multilingual, she sings in French, Italian, Spanish, and English, in all of which she is fluent. She has sold over 18 million records worldwide.
Bryan Ferry is an English singer, musician, and songwriter. Ferry came to public prominence in the early 1970s as lead vocalist and principal songwriter with the band Roxy Music, who enjoyed a highly successful career with three number one albums and ten singles entering the top ten charts in the United Kingdom. Ferry began his solo career in 1973, whilst still a member of Roxy Music, and which continues to the present day.
Milla Jovovich is an American actress, musician, fashion designer and model, . Over her career, she has appeared in a number movies, some of which have got an iconic status: “The fifth element”, “The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc “, “The Million dollar hotel” and “Chaplin”.
Igor Krutoy is a Russian composer, performer, producer and musical promoter, People’s artist of Russia. He organised Musical Festival “Novaya volna” (New Wave), which is being held in Yurmala, Latvia; founded “Ars” records company.
His songs have been sung by the best russian pop-artists since 1980s till nowadays.
In 2009 was awarded with The Order of Merit for the Fatherland.
The Gorby80 line up is subject to change. © Gorby80 Ltd 2011