Russian composer and producer Igor Krutoy suggested to pass a law that would limit the rotation of foreign artists on local radio stations. In his opinion, such measures will contribute to the promotion of domestic talent.
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The law could promote not only Russian singers, but to increase the repertoire of Russian classical crooners. As an example, he cited France, where at the legislative level to implement a fixed quota.
With a colleague agreed producer Joseph Prigogine. In his opinion, if domestic broadcast stations at least one percent was devoted to Russian folk music — it would help to save the cultural tradition of the country.
In turn his wife, singer Valeria, offered to create a radio station that would be exclusively dedicated to the traditional culture and music of Russia. The relevant question she, as a member of the presidential Council for culture and the arts, ready to pick up at the next meeting, reports RIA Novosti.