Russkoe Radio plays pop music exclusively in Russian. What’s big in Russian-language pop and dance music? Russkoe Radio’s pop playlists can tell you. Once a month, SRAS provides a snapshot of what’s at the top of their charts, with YouTube videos and links to our Russian music site.

Here is their lineup from October 27, 2017:

 

1. “Моя любовь” (“My Love”)—Макс Барских

 

2. “Чувствую душой” (“I Feel My Soul”)—Alekseev

 

3. “Многоэтажки” (“High-Rise Buildings”)—5sta Family

 

4. “Разбуди меня” (“Wake Me Up”)—Ночные Снайперы

 

5. “Дни и ночи” (“Day and Night”)—Джиган

Katheryn Weaver is a student of rhetoric and history at the University of Texas, Austin. Her primary areas of investigation include revolution and the rhetorical justification of violence against individuals, state, and society. She is currently studying Russian as a Second Language with SRAS's Home and Abroad Scholarship.