Alexander Gradsky

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Alexander Gradsky
Александр Градский
Gradsky in Moscow, 2015
Gradsky in Moscow, 2015
Background information
Birth nameAlexander Borisovich Fradkin
Born(1949-11-03)3 November 1949
Kopeysk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Died28 November 2021(2021-11-28) (aged 72)
Moscow, Russia
  • Singer
  • Songwriter
  • Musician
  • Vocal teacher
  • Vocals
  • Piano
  • Guitar
  • Bass guitar
  • Violin
  • Drums
Years active1963–2021

Alexander Borisovich Gradsky (Russian: Алекса́ндр Бори́сович Гра́дский; born Alexander Borisovich Fradkin, 3 November 1949 – 28 November 2021) was a Russian rock singer, bard, multi-instrumentalist and composer.

Gradsky was diagnosed with COVID-19 in September 2021 and his health got worse.[1] On 26 November 2021, he had a stroke at his home in Moscow.[2] He died two days later at the age of 72.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Samoilenko, Alina (26 November 2021). "СМИ: Александра Градского госпитализировали с подозрением на инсульт". Блокнот Россия (in Russian). Retrieved 28 November 2021.
  2. Glyba, Konstantin (26 November 2021). "Александр Градский в больнице с подозрением на инсульт. Шоу «Голос» продолжит выходить в эфир". Komsomolskaya Pravda (in Russian). Retrieved 28 November 2021.
  3. Anisimova, Natalia (28 November 2021). "Умер Александр Градский". РБК (in Russian). RBK Group. Retrieved 28 November 2021.