Date of Birth: Born 24 May 1994
Place of Birth: Aktobe, Kazakhstan
Genres: Pop, Classical Crossover, Folk, World
Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist
Instruments: Dombra, piano, drums, guitar, xylophone, vocals (all)
Years active: 2010 – present
Voice Range: Six octaves plus 1 note
Notes: C2 to D8, spanning from the baritone to soprano and whistle registers
Dimash is commonly known as Dimash Qudaibergen (born May 24th, 1994) is a Kazakh singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Dimash is best known as a contestant of Chinese talent show "Singer 2017" where he was declared a runner-up. He is also known for possessing a wide vocal range, measuring up to 6 octaves and 2 semitones from C2 to D8.
Although offered a position at Astana Opera, Dimash decided to carve out his career in contemporary music, incorporating classical elements and traditional Kazakh music with pop music. He has stated on numerous occasions that as a singer he aims to present Kazakhstan to the world.
Dimash is highly patriotic and always invites his fans to visit Kazakhstan. More than half of his songs are in kazakh language. Some his fans already started learning kazakh language to better understand Dimash's songs and interviews.
As president of Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev once said: "Dimash Qudaibergen is the image of our Independence. He has great talent."