SongVault Artist Profile
Pop / Dance Pop
Just released brand new pop single "Come Alive" performed by Dasha Stapen and written, composed and produced by Anna C. Nova.
DASHA STAPEN is a young pop star from Russia: talented, beautiful, sexy, ambitious – the combination of all features and qualities what each real artist must have. Dasha got from nature unforgettable voice what makes her immediately recognizable. Apart of that everything “good” what she got from nature Dasha is a very well-educated musician.
Dasha was born in Saratov, finished music college and became a very good piano player. She sang in chorus and various bands and took part into theatre and musical performances. For several years Dasha was going for classical choreography what later turned up a very good base to become a good dancer.
Dasha started her professional music career in 2004 having participated into the first international searching talents project in Russia “Music Bridge”, where she attracted attention of the songwriter and music producer Anna C. Nova.
The very first single written and produced by Anna C. Nova and performed by Dasha Stapen “I Will Be There ” was included to “Best of Nova” CD compilation released in USA in 2006. The song highly impressed the listeners with charming Dasha’s voice and dynamic tech dance sound. Another single “Again Again Again” was inspired by Dieter Bohlen’s “Romeo & Juliet” became the real breakthrough hit and attacked top positions of the various pop charts. American songwriter and music producer J D Rachel said: “Everytime I listen to "Again Again Again", I am astounded by the energy of this track. Anna's production skills are unmatched and it shows in the dense layering of sounds and rhythms of this incredibly intense track. Dasha punches through it all and takes the vocals to splendid places. Anyone who can resist the urge to get up and dance like a complete maniac must be dead or in a coma”.
A single “Just One Night” is a very original mix of pop, disco, rock and hip hop music. One hardly can find the most catchy and bright dancing pop song what combines so many different styles in one production.
Anna C. Nova said: “Dasha has very strong vocal potentiality. It seems that there is no one music style what Dasha can’t sing. Of course we use such a great potential in writing original music for her. That’s why the songs written for Dasha are so multi sounded. In her repertoire apart of pop music she has rock tracks “Start Up” written on bikers theme, “In Love With You” wonderful rock ballad title, “Hey DJ (Gonna Have A Party)” mixing of rock’n’roll and dance manners, light house “Happy Moment” and original holiday sweet “Valentine Song (Together With You)”.
Apart of music Dasha is keen on cinematography and it seems that it’s very serious. “If somebody offered me to act in a movie I would accept it with a great pleasure. As to my greatest ambition, I would love to make my own movie in the veins of “Garry Potter”, “The 10th Kingdom” and “The Lord Of The Rings”. Dasha always participates into producing music videos on her songs and has own video production label Darja Vision: she writes scenarios, spends hours in edition room and even makes some video shootings herself. Her videos “Start Up” and “Just One Night” became #1 in video chart on Music Rush. Like the real actress Dasha always works out her own totally new image for every photo or video session what makes her appearance very unexpectedly various to the public.
By now Dasha and Anna already got 9 international releases on ACN Music label which is available worldwide. The latest one is very special: pop track “Isolated” with dub step elements became the most magical song of ACN Music roster ever performed by Dasha Stapen. Special sound effects and cosmic theme put this song in the fantasy genre. Various international A&R managers have already called this a production of a future. “Isolated” written, composed and produced by Anna C. Nova was officially release in April and was #12 in power pop chart on Sound Click and at the moment it’s #16 in pop chart on Song Vault.
The newest one Halloween holiday EP “Turn Me Into Vamp Halloween Edition” was released in October, 14th, 2014. This alternative project, written, composed and produced by Anna C. Nova in not traditional Halloween music manners, is more focused on giving positive feelings to the public.
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