The artist must sing truthfully, in an open voice and with all his soul. So Valery Obodzinsky believed and steadily followed this principle, often sacrificing his career for this.
Perhaps that is why the many thousands of halls were filled to capacity and after the words of the entertainer “Valery Obodzinsky sings” the audience could not restrain the enthusiastic roar.
Valery’s childhood passed in Odessa. There he was born on January 24, 1942, when the city was under occupation. The boy was raised by his grandmother, Obodzinsky’s parents went to the front. His father was a Pole by nationality, and his mother was Ukrainian, this mixture in Valery’s veins will once again play a cruel joke with him. Continue reading