Viewers will see rare footage from the rapper’s personal archive, as well as the process of recording a new album.
November 25 at 0:05 on Channel One will show a documentary film “Basta. My game.” Rap artist Basta (Vasily Vakulenko) will appear before the audience as a completely different person – an ordinary person who had an ordinary childhood, ordinary boyish problems; who is very attached to his family; who is preparing to present an album that is clearly different from everything he has done before.
“The songs that I have collected in this album, they will be very personal and this is a farewell to myself … Myself young, young, crazy, daring, fatal,” says the rapper.
Basta’s colleagues on the show “Voice”, actor Konstantin Khabensky, singer Sergey Shnurov and others, as well as close people – mother, wife and daughters took part in the filming of the film.
Interesting facts about Basta
– In his school years, the future idol of youth played two musical instruments – accordion and piano. He devoted at least 4 hours to this every day;
– In his youth, the performer listened to music that was not similar to the one that he eventually became involved in professionally. Qween, Deep Purple sounded in his house – his parents liked foreign rock bands. Later, Basta admitted that he had never been a fan of such creativity, but he was very positive about both groups.
– The singer sincerely admires his older brother – their age difference is 11 months. The musician’s brother works as an engineer on the railway, has two red diplomas.
– As a child, he sang in the church choir. Moreover, he was a sexton. Basta still has a spiritual dignity, giving him the right to sing liturgies.
– Basta especially likes the process of creating songs about love: “I am very attached to my mother, connected with her very much. And, perhaps, through this I formed the right attitude towards women. Careful. And my elder brother is the same … That’s why I like it so much write songs about love. About mom. Mom is a model for me – honest, brave … My wife is very similar to her in character, “he admits.