1999 - 2000 - Music Education and Early Career Moscow and Gnesin Musical College

Dima celebrated New Year’s Eve in Moscow in 1999 together with the Prosin family. He later lived at their apartment for two years.

After graduating from school, Dima enrolled to the famous Gnesin  Musical College.

The Prosin family helped Dima with the shooting of his first music video Osen (Autumn). The video was released in 2000 and aired on MTV without being an immediate hit. Afterwards, Dima moved to college halls of residence.