Aleksey Potehin

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Aleksey Potehin
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Background information
Born (1972-04-15) April 15, 1972 (age 50)
Origin Novokuybyshevsk, Samara Oblast, Russia
Occupation(s) Singer, producer, musician, broadcaster
Associated acts Ruki Vverh!

Aleksey Evgenevich Potehin (in Russian Алексей Евгеньевич Потехин), born in Novokuybyshevsk, Samara Oblast, Russia on 15 April 1972, is a Russian pop musician. Alongside Sergey Zhukov (Сергей Жуков), Potehin was a member of the successful pop/techno band Ruki Vverh! (Руки вверх!) until it dissolved in 2006.

After the break-up, Potehin continued with a solo music career and produced acts like "Superboys (Супербойз), J Well the former member of Discomafia (Дискомафия).

Between 2006 and 2008, he released 3 collections of dance music on site, that included young acts Demo (Демо), Turbomoda (Турбомода) and Planka Etc. (Планка и т.д.)

Aleksey has also produced TREK & Blues (ТРЭК&блюз) led by Vladimir Luchnikova (Владимира Лучникова), the lead singer of Turbomoda and Svoi (Свои) of Ruslan Achkinadze (Руслана Ачкинадзе)

Aleksey is the older brother of Andrei Potehin, ex-member of Turbomoda and Revolvers (Револьверс). Andrey manages Aleksey Potehin's new project of TREK & Blues.