The duo takes first positions in the national hit-parades, the girls are invited for photo-sessions. The album "200 km\h in the Wrong Lane" is released in the States. The popularity of the song "All the Things She Said" is increasing swiftly.

August, 18

t.A.T.u. - not for the first time! - leave for Los-Angeles,

where they start their US promo-tour. First single, first music video, first appearance on American music market - a challenging place where about 100,000 new musicians are trying to break in every year.

September, 3

Debut hit "All The Things She Said" (the English version of "Ya Soshla S Uma") appears on the radio in Spain, Italy, Holland, Sweden, Finland, Norway, and also the music video for the song is shown on all the music TV channels of the mentioned countries. In Italy the CD gets a "platinum" status (25, 000 copies sold) on the day of release.

September, 10

The single "All The Things She Said" is released in the US. The CD contains two versions of the song "All The Things She Said" and two videos: "All The Things She Said" and a "Behind the Scenes with Julie and Lena" backstage video.

October, 7

The English version of the album "200 Km/H In The Wrong Lane" is released in Eastern Europe. The album becomes a bestseller right away. Julia and Lena go on a promo-tour round Europe.


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JULIA'S BIO
Julia Volkova was born in the family of a successful businessman in Moscow on February 20th, 1985. At the age of 7, parallel to the ordinary school, Julia entered a music school, piano class. When she was 9, Julia became a member of the famous children vocal and instrumental group "Neposedy" (Naughty Children). At the casting Julia sang Russian folk song "Oy, to ne vecher". In a year, Lena Katina became a member of "Neposedy" as well, and soon Julia and Lena became best friends. When she was 11, Julia switched the ordinary school where she studied for the school fostering artistic talents. Three years later she leaves "Neposedy" to pass the casting and join musical project Tatu in which Lena Katina had already been in. At the age of 15, Julia enters vocal department of Gnessin's State Musical College and simultaneously becomes famous as a soloist of Tatu duo. In 2004 she had a baby. Now she is 20.