Born in Baku. In 1984 graduated from the Baku Conservatory (class of K. Karimov).
In 1987-91 was a soloist at The Akhundov Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, in 1991-96 was a soloist at the Novaya Opera Theatre under the leadership of Evgeny Kolobov in Moscow.
In 1994 debuted at the Bolshoi Theatre as Floria Tosca (Tosca). Since 1996 has been a soloist of the opera troupe of the Bolshoi Theatre.
Nomination for the Golden Mask National Theatre prize
Prize of the Moscow Government in the field of literature and art in the nomination “Educational activities”
International Joseph Brodsky Award