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About Regina Spektor
Russian-American singer-songwriter and pianist, Regina Ilyinichna Spektor is best known in the anti-folk scene for hit albums such as ‘Begin to Hope’, ‘Remember Us to Life’, ‘What We Saw from the Cheap Seats’ and ‘Far’.
She was born to Illya Spektor, a photographer and violinist and Bella Spektor, a music professor. She grew up with her brother, Boruch who has featured in her ‘Soviet Kitsch’ album (2004). She got married to singer Jack Dishel in 2011, and birthed a son in 2014.
Her album titled ‘Begin to Hope’ was hugely successful, hitting number 20 on the US Billboard charts and earning a Gold certification from the RIAA.
In 2009, she took home the Studio 8 Female Voice Award.
Borough President Ruben Diax, Jr. inducted her into the Bronx Walk of Fame in 2019.
At the 2011 New York Music Awards, she won the Best Live Recording and Best Female Rock Vocalist awards.
Her single, “You've Got Time” has been featured in the opening of Netflix series, “Orange Is The New Black”.
New York City observed ‘Regina Spektor Day’ on June 11, 2019.
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Famous quotes by Regina Spektor
I used to be such a militant city-ist, but more and more I've seen forests and nature and oceans, and I don't know any more if this is the awesomest way to live.Regina Spektor
I'm like, 'Would you be the person in the room that would boo when Dylan went electric? I know I wouldn't. Or are you the person that left The Beatles after 'She Loves You,' or 'Drive My Car?' You weren't on board for 'Revolution 9' or 'Day In The Life,' were you?'Regina Spektor
Regina Spektor's Popularity
Regina Spektor is a famous Russian-American singer-songwriter, pianist, and producer, who was born on February 18, 1980. As a person born on this date, Regina Spektor is listed in our database as the 63rd most popular celebrity for the day (February 18) and the 373rd most popular for the year (1980).
People born on February 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Regina Spektor is the 1705th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Regina Spektor's birthday, Regina Spektor is the 13th most famous Russian-American and ranks 6th in famous people born in Moscow, Soviet Union.
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