He was 60 years old
KAZAN, December 2. Tatar poet, laureate of the State prize of the Republic of Tatarstan to them. Gabdulla Tukai Rustam Shakuanov died in Kazan on Sunday on 61-m to year of life. About TASS reported the Deputy Chairman of the Union of writers of Tatarstan Ramis Ametov.
“[Rustam Shakuanov] died today at 61-m to year of life,” he said.
Rustam Shakuanov one of the most popular authors of modern Tatar music. Songs based on his poems were included in the repertoire of well-known Tatar singers: Salavat fatkhutdinova, Hamdouni Timergalieva, Zufar Bilalov, Zainap Farhutdinovoj, Rasima Nizamova, Aigul Barium, Elsafe, Ilsur Safin, Lily Mullagalieva, young singers television competition “Tatar MoA” and others.
Author’s songs sounded in TV movies TV channel “New century” “the kite SIA…” (“Back to you…”) – in 2013, “AK cclr” (“White flowers”) in 2015. He repeatedly became the author of a prize winner in music competitions and festivals.
Rustam Shakuanov – winner of the Literary prize named after H. Taktash (2013), Honored worker of culture of the Republic of Tatarstan (2016), laureate of the State prize of the Republic of Tatarstan to them. Gabdulla Tukai (2018).