Sergey Lazarev was born in Moscow, Russia in 1983. He is a singer, actor and dancer. Sergey started his music career when he was only a child. He was part of Neposedy, a kid’s music group whose past members included not only Lazarev but also t.A.T.u. (Russia 2003) and Kristian Kostov (Bulgaria 2017). Furthermore, he was a member of the pop duo Smash!! until 2006.
Mr. Lazarev represented Russia at Eurovision for the first time in 2016. He won the televote and got a 3rd place. Three years later, he came back to Eurovision in Tel Aviv where he again ended up in third place.
Over the years, he has released to date seven studio albums as a solo artist. In September, 2020 Philipp Kirkorov who represented Russia in the Eurovision Song Contest 1995 and is also the man behind many Eurovision hits said to the press that Sergey Lazarev is planning to return to Eurovision at some point and win the contest altogether.