KATYA is a first generation, Los Angeles native, Russian Freedom Rocker. She is an astounding singer, songwriter, performer and musician with a repertoire of over 300 songs. KATYA has appeared on NBC, KTLA, VH1 Classic, E Channel, MTV, and Japanese TV. KATYA is a cast member in the Mark Burnett Pro... See more KATYA IS ROCK AND ROLL'S LOVE CHILD!
KATYA is a first generation, Los Angeles native, Russian Freedom Rocker. She is an astounding singer, songwriter, performer and musician with a repertoire of over 300 songs. KATYA has appeared on NBC, KTLA, VH1 Classic, E Channel, MTV, and Japanese TV. KATYA is a cast member in the Mark Burnett Production Reality Television Series "ROCK AND ROLL FANTASY CAMP" on VH1 Classic. The show features Paul Stanley (KISS), Marky Ramone (RAMONES), Phil Collen (DEF LEPPARD), Mark Hudson, Duff McKagan and Matt Sorum (GUNS N' ROSES). KATYA performed on the Ryan Seacrest produced show "Bank of Hollywood" featuring Candy Spelling. She has also appeared on Simon Cowell's "America's Got Talent" starring Sharon Osbourne, David Hasselhoff, and Pierce Morgan. Her music video, “Laying In My Bed” was licensed out to, and used for the opening sequence of the MTV show, “Damage Control.” She was featured in a commercial for "Wave" products that aired on Japanese TV, and has been recognized on NBC NEWS and KTLA's "The People's Court".
KATYA toured Japan, where she performed at the HARD ROCK CAFE and Kansai Music Conference in OSAKA. Her second tour to Japan is being booked for the fall. The Kansai Music Conference has nominated KATYA for the “Hiram Bullock Award” and the “Performer of the Year Award”. Check for show dates at KATYAMUSIC.com.
KATYA has opened for Queensryche. The LA Music Awards nominated her for "Female-Singer Songwriter of the Year". Her self-produced/written, debut album, "ROCK LIVES!" consists of internationally known guest stars: David Campbell, Stephen Perkins (Jane's Addiction), Gonzo Sandoval (Armored Saint), Jerry Peterson (Eric Clapton), Adam Cohen (Ray Charles) Paulo Gustavo (Graham Bonnet), John Philip Shenale (Tori Amos) and Eliza James (Burt Bacharach). The album was mixed by Skip Saylor/Ian Blanch and mastered by Bernie Grundman. Her single, “The Power of Rock and Roll,” (featuring Gonzo on drums of Armored Saint) has broken into international radio. KATYA is a featured artist in the bestselling Musicians Atlas Resource Book, and spotlighted on the “musiciansatlas.com” homepage. Planetary Group has distributed the compilation CD to more than 750 radio stations in the United States and Canada; this CD features KATYA's song, “The Power of Rock and Roll.” Katya signed a distribution deal with Music One in the Philippines, and received international airplay. She was chosen out of 300 performers by Chris Douridas and Gemma Dempsey in Los Angeles for an internationally released compilation CD called “2623 Main Street.” Her song, “Bitch and Moan,” was aired on KLOS. Her video “Laying In My Bed” was placed on Mike Galaxy's compilation DVD, “Can't Dance Version 3”, which was screened and distributed at the Sundance Film Festival.