Dimash Kudaibergen is a Kazakh singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Raised by his parents, well-known and honoured singers of Kazakhstan – [ Kanat Kudaibergenuly Aitbayev (Kazakh: Қанат Құдайбергенұлы Айтбаев) and Svetlana Aitbayeva (Kazakh: Светлана Айтбаева) ], Dimash became a “legend” interpreting one of the most difficult songs ever written, the french song “SOS d’un terrien en détresse”.
Kudaibergen is known for his wide vocal range, encompassing 6 octaves and 1 note. His range reaches the bottom notes of the baritone register, all the way through to the highest soprano notes, and on to the whistle register. His lowest recorded note is A2, and his highest note recorded is D8.
Kudaibergen rose to fame in China with his participation in Hunan TV’s popular Singer 2017 (Chinese: 歌手2017) which was broadcast weekly from January 21 to April 22, 2017. Competing with established singers, he reached the final and finished as runner-up. He won Episodes 1, 2 and 6, with his performances of “SOS d’un terrien en détresse”, “Opera 2”, and “Adagio”, respectively.
Enjoy this fabulous song in this amazing interpretation!
His vocal range is so astounding that he even played the Diva Song in Bruce Willis’s movie – The Fifth Element. There’s really not much else to say!
Original version of “The Fifth Element”
Dimash Kudaibergen version