The singer said, who persuaded him and the Diva to register the marriage. Philip Kirkorov admitted that the family was not in their plans. The stars went to the registry office in St. Petersburg after they “pushed” friends – Lyudmila Narusova, Anatoly Sobchak.
The king of Russian pop music Philip Kirkorov 30 April will celebrate fifty years. On the occasion of the upcoming solid date singer became a guest of the program “Tonight” with Andrey Malakhov, where the future hero of the day was waiting for a lot of surprises. It in the Studio was about the brightest moments of the biography of Philip Kirkorov, which, of course, is his marriage to Alla Pugacheva. Philip explained why he decided not to get married
The fans of the stars, to his surprise, learned that Alla and Philip had not planned to marry, their marriage in St. Petersburg in March 1994, hosted by friends of the couple, which actually persuaded them to go to the registry office.
Was reminded of this story came in the Studio Lyudmila Narusova whose husband Anatoly Sobchak in those years was mayor of St. Petersburg and had special powers, including those relating to registration of marriages.
Lyudmila remembered how after a concert of Philip Kirkorov in the Northern capital, they all had dinner in the restaurant of Georgian cuisine. The company was Alla Pugacheva and Director of the concert hall “October” Emma Lavrinovich. It reminded Philip a few years ago, speaking in St. Petersburg, he said he would only marry in the city.
“Emma V. said: you said it! Let’s get married! Provocateur she – said Philip. – We with Alla then to marry in General is not going to, it was not in our plans. But after Lavrynovych everyone at the table started asking, like, why not get married, what’s the matter? I explained that there are difficulties with the application, we with Alla different schedules, concert tour.”
According to Lyudmila Narusova, Anatoly Sobchak immediately offered Kirkorov and Pugacheva sign in Saint-Petersburg. “The husband said that he, as mayor, has the authority to register marriages, without waiting for a month after submission if this applies to sailors long voyage, and of those who went to the Arctic and Antarctica, – said Lyudmila Narusova. And if Philippe marries Pugacheva, it will be bigger than the Arctic and Antarctic together!”
And on March 15, 1994, Anatoly Sobchak registered marriage of Philip Kirkorov and Alla Pugacheva. The program showed video footage of this event.
In 2005 Phillip and Alla have ceased to be husband and wife. Diva some time after divorce she married Maxim Galkin, Philip made no attempt to create a family. “So it was difficult after one Queen to find another. Competition and comparison, nobody would survive. Therefore it is better to be alone than with just anyone”, – explained his position to a man in one of the TV interview.