Tata Simonyan (Armenian: Թաթա Սիմոնյան, born October 8, 1962) is an Armenian pop singer[2][3] widely known among the Armenian diaspora.[4] Simonyan received the title of the Honored Artist of Armenia in 2006, and was nominated for "King of Pop" in Moscow in 2008. To date, Tata has put on performances to audiences in the U.S., Canada, Australia, Holland, Belgium, Britain, France, Spain, Greece, Middle East and 45 cities in Russia. Tata has also played in several films.

Tata Simonyan
Born (1962-10-08) October 8, 1962 (age 57)[1]
Yerevan, Armenian SSR
GenresPop
Occupation(s)singer, song-writer
InstrumentsVoice
Years active1990s–present
Associated actsEva Rivas

DiscographyEdit

  • 1996 Yerekon Idjav
  • 1997 Tata & Asbarez
  • 1998 Te ach, te dzakh
  • 1999 Ov e na
  • 2001 Shaba-daba-dash
  • 2003 Andzrev e yekel
  • 2006 Tevavor qaminer
  • 2009 Amenalave du es

FilmsEdit

  • 1996 - Our Yard[5]
  • 1998 - Our Yard 2[5]
  • 2003 - Star of Love
  • 2005 - Our Yard 3[6]

Awards and achievementsEdit

Here is chronologically the awards Simonyan has received so far.

Year Award Category City Result
2015 Armenian Pulse Music Awards Best Dance Song Yerevan Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Coaches of TV project «The Voice of Armenia»
  2. ^ "Armenian Festival to take place in Watertown this weekend". Boston Globe. Retrieved 20 May 2012.
  3. ^ Adriaans, Rik. Sonorous Borders: National Cosmology & the Mediation of Collective Memory in Armenian Ethnopop Music. University of Amsterdam. p. 5.
  4. ^ "Tata Simonyan - United Tour". Retrieved 21 May 2012.
  5. ^ a b "Russian Cinema". Retrieved 21 May 2012.
  6. ^ "ArmeniaRepublika". Retrieved 11 April 2013.