Anastacia was born September 17, 1968 in Chicago, but grew up in New York. According to the most Anastacia, the family was, rather,artistic. My father sang in nightclubs, and her mother played on Broadway in the musical theater.
Therefore home environment can be considered close to the bohemian. Future star flirted up a plate holes extravagant Elton John and Barbra Streisand, and a couple with her sister went to a dance club. Yeah, what, what ,and in the sense of rhythm Nastasya not refuse.
Such is the love of immersion in the movement led Anastacia dancers in the group Salt-N-Pepa. Pretty lit in several music videos, and then everything went like in the movies. He approached her " the best producer" and politely asked if she sings. Here `s the handy ability to leaping Barbra Streisand to sing along. On show from the series " We are looking for talent ! " In 1998 Anastacia did not escape attention. She introduced the song "Not that kind", and which was among the ten finalists. In one children`s film, he said: " You still hear the fanfare ! ". So, in 1998 after the broadcast of the show with Anastacia on MTV, trumpets sounded exactly for her.Most Anastacia shook Up Michael Jackson, resounded in the apartment the next day. A half-hour conversation with the King of Pop`s pretty much gave Anastacia. She herself says that during this conversation, it became crystal clear that should be herself, to do something to be proud of. Only then will succeed and will develop in your favor. Needless to say, Anastacia recognized. Began endless negotiations with representatives of the major record companies. Defeated in the end, the label "Daylight Records", a division of the company "Epic / Sony". So the first album Anastacia "Not that kind" - " Not so ," went on the mother label. Not bad for a debutant.
The first clip ,bright "I`m Outta Love", the first single from the album, hit all the "hot rotation". The album eventually sold over 5 million copies and became successively gold and double platinum. Anastacia has participated in the writing of 11 of the 13 tracks on the "Not that kind". Belle tried. Disclose all of myself, working for wear and, probably ,why rightfully named as a plate. And there have been features of the style, it is the inherent Anastacia.
Music - a kind of mix of pop, rock, rhythm and blues and soul. Honest sincere emotions. Energy, drive, strength, confidence, lyrics, vocals - everything. This man is not never retreats. And it goes - the voice. Incredible voice white woman, sounding like a black gospel singer. This is rarely where you will hear. She has an amazing voice.
If you do not see the faces, you would think that singing a sort of colorful Negress. Or that notorious Tina Turner helped a distant relative of the way on the big stage. And then you look at the screen and see a real Barbie. Tall and stylish, with a shock of blond hair and squint at the mothers hunter male individuals, Anastacia seizes your imagination, powerfully, confidently perfectly aware of its originality person takes the place of mistress.
But the story does not end there, on the contrary - it culminates. Anastacia did not relax after recording the first album. She quickly began to gather material for the second album. And really - why pull, if the drive has more than enough ? High blond beast with the voice of Tina Turner released his second album.
And yet, why Anastacia so impetuous ? Why did she literally rushes through life,not giving yourself time to analyze the already perfect ? Probably, it is necessary to open a nasty secret, because without it the story of Anastacia would be incomplete.
For some incredible injustice Anastacia is ill. This is known as Crohn`s disease - the singer congenital digestive problems. However, she has learned to cope with the disease soit almost does not cause inconvenience to her, the singer holds free concerts.
She says that the disease is perceived by many as a punishment, for it has become a godsend. Because she was able to better understand themselves, their feelings and emotions. And every minute of his life remembering that it undermines the disease, Anastasia is committed to live life to the fullest. Appreciate every minute allotted to her. Enjoy simple things. And confidence to meet their dreams, resolutely do what she likes. Therefore, her songs so piercingly sincere. She do not have anything to hide. She revealed to us until the end, she gives herself. November 10, 2001 at a ceremony "MTV Europe Music Awards" Anastacia won the main prize in the category " Best Pop Artist". Probably few other deserving of this award as it is. Another, strong, brave, frank and sincere. And at the same time it is the same as all. Beautiful woman with her weaknesses, thirsting for love.