Nu Virgos (also known as ВИА Гра - an allusion both to VIA Gra due to the first three letters, which stand for vocal-instrumental band, and viagra) is a Ukrainian/Russian girl group, that hit the charts in their country in September 2000 with their first single "Popytka No. 5".
Their first success in Europe was in May 2004, with the single "Stop! Stop! Stop!".
The group is known for their frequent lineup changes, with 11 different individuals having at one time been in the group.
The group was co-created by Dmitriy Kostyuk and Konstantin Meladze. Kostyuk is the manager of the group and the co-producer of the group's albums.
Meladze is the writer of the group's songs and the co-producer of the group's albums.
Great news for Nu Virgos worshippers!!! At last fabulous and stunning Nu Virgos girls will present you with the new song under the working title My emancipation. This, without doubt, potential hit written by Konstantin Meladze, will make anybody emancipated due to its energy and liveliness, while video, the musicvideo is shot by one of the most eminent clip-makers Alan Badoiev, one of the most tallented directors of musicvideo's.
Meseda Bagaudinova vocals (2007 - present) Born October 30, 1983 Grozny,Russia
Albina Dzhanabaeva vocals (2005 - present) Born April 9, 1979, Volgograd, Russia.
Tatiana Kotova vocals (2008 - present) Born September 3, 1985 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia,
Tatiana Kotova is also former miss Russia 2006
Some facts :
Origin : Ukraine, Russia
Genre(s) : Dance-Pop
Years active : 2000present