Federal Subjects of Russia

Created by Schnurrbrat on 01 Mar 2020 | Last edited by Schnurrbrat on 14 Oct 2020

The Republic of Adygea is located in the North Caucasus. It is one of Russia's ethnic republics, primarily representing the indigenous Adyghe people.

Song language:  Other

Artist:  Cherim Nahushev

The Republic of Bashkortostan, also historically known as Bashkiria, is located between the Volga River and the Ural Mountains. Its capital is the city of Ufa. Bashkortostan is the most populous republic in Russia.
This song was suggested by N. M. Sh.

Song language:  Bashkir

Artist:  Alsou

Translations:  EnglishRussianTonganTurkish

The Republic of Buryatia is located in the south-central region of Siberia along the eastern shore of Lake Baikal. Its capital is the city of Ulan-Ude. This song was transcripted by A.S.M.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Unknown Artist (Russian)

The Altai Republic is geographically located in the West Siberia region of Asian Russia, and is part of the Siberian Federal District.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Mikhail Yevdokimov

Translation:  English

Dagestan is a federal republic of Russia, located in the North Caucasus region. Its capital and largest city is Makhachkala, centrally located on the Caspian Sea coast.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Rasul Gamzatov

The Republic of Ingushetia is located in the North Caucasus region. At 3,000 square km, in terms of area, this republic is the smallest of Russia's federal subjects except for the federal cities.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Ibragim Kostoev

Kabardino-Balkaria is a federal republic of Russia located in the North Caucasus.
The area contains the highest mountain in Europe, Mount Elbrus, at 5,642 m.
This song was suggested by Lizzzard.

Song language:  English

Artist:  AmikS

The Republic of Kalmykia is the only region in Europe where Buddhism is the most-practised religion, with Buddhists constituting a plurality of the population. Elista, the capital of the republic, has gained an international reputation for international chess competitions.

Song language:  Kalmyk

Artist:  Gilyana Bembeeva

The Karachay-Cherkess Republic is geographically located in the North Caucasus region of Southern Russia. Mountains cover 80% of the republic's territory; Mount Elbrus, which at 5,642 meters is the highest mountain in Europe, is located on the republic's border with Kabardino-Balkaria.
This song was transcripted by A.S.M.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Dmitry Malikov

The Republic of Karelia is located in the northwest of Russia. From 1940 to 1956, it was known as the Karelo-Finnish Soviet Socialist Republic.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Maria Pakhomenko

Translation:  Armenian

Yoshkar-Ola is one of the centers of the Finno-Ugric people and the capital city of the Mari El Republic.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Universitet

Republic of Yakutia comprises half the Far Eastern Federal District, it is the largest subnational governing body by area in the world at 3,083,523 square kilometers (1,190,555 sq mi).

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  L'one

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Vladikavkaz (lit. ruler of the Caucasus), is the capital city of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania. It is located in the southeast of the republic at the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains, situated on the Terek River.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Aleksandr Korenjugin

Tuva Republic lies at the geographical center of Asia, in southern Siberia.
This song was suggested by Lizzzard

Song language:  English

Artist:  Yat Kha

Grozny (Russian: Грозный; Chechen: Соьлжа-ГӀала) is the capital city of Chechnya (Chechen Republic), Russia.
This song was suggested by Lizzzard.

Song languages:  Russian, Chechen

Artist:  Movlad Burkaev

Vladivostok, literally 'Ruler of the East', is the administrative center of Primorsky Krai.
The city is the home port of the Russian Pacific Fleet and is the largest Russian port on the Pacific coast. It is located  not far from Russia's borders with China and North Korea.
This song was suggested by A.S.M.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Mumiy Troll

Translations:  EnglishPolish

Stavropol is a city and the administrative center of Stavropol Krai. Stavropol as one of ten fortresses built between Azov and Mozdok at the request of Catherine the Great, played a leading role in the creation of the city. Don Cossacks settled the area in and around the cities of Stavropol and Georgiyevsk with a mission to defend borders of the Empire.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Irina Gushchina

Khabarovsk Krai is geographically located in the Far East region of the country. The population is mostly ethnic Russians, but indigenous people of the area are various Tungusic peoples (Evenks, Negidals, Ulchs, Nanai, Oroch, Udege) and Amur Nivkhs and Ainu.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Arkadiy Fedotov

Amur Oblast is located on the banks of the Amur and Zeya Rivers in the Russian Far East.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Red Army Choir

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Arkhangelsk Oblast is a federal subject of Russia. It includes the Arctic archipelagos of Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya, as well as the Solovetsky Islands in the White Sea.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Yuri Vizbor

Translations:  EnglishGerman

Astrakhan Oblast is located in southern Russia. Its southern border is the Caspian Sea, eastern is Kazakhstan, northern is Volgograd Oblast, and western is Kalmykia. Astrakhan region is the homeland of the Buzhans, one of several Slavic tribes from which modern Russians evolved.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Gera Grach

Vologda Oblast borders with Arkhangelsk Oblast in the north, Kirov Oblast in the east, Kostroma Oblast in the southeast, Yaroslavl Oblast in the south, Tver and Novgorod Oblasts in the southwest, Leningrad Oblast in the west, and the Republic of Karelia in the northwest.
This song was suggested by Олег Л.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Pesnyary

Translations:  BelarusianEnglish

Ivanovo is a city and the administrative center of Ivanovo Oblast. Ivanovo has traditionally been called the textile capital of Russia. Since most textile workers are women, it has also been known as the "city of brides".

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Andrey Mironov

Kaliningrad (historically German: Königsberg), is the largest city and the administrative centre of Kaliningrad Oblast, the westernmost Oblast of Russia.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Unknown Artist (Russian)

Kamchatka Krai is geographically located in the Far East region of the country, and it is administratively part of the Far Eastern Federal District.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Kalinov Most

Translation:  English

Kemerovo Oblast is located in southwestern Siberia, where the West Siberian Plain meets the South Siberian Mountains.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Akvarium

Translations:  EnglishPolish

The city of Kirov is the administrative center of Kirov Oblast, Russia, located on the Vyatka River. It was previously known as Khlynov (until 1780) and Vyatka (until 1934).

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Unknown Artist (Russian)

The city of Kostroma is an administrative center of Kostroma Oblast.
This song was suggested by A.S.M.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Ivan Kupala

Translation:  English

Lipetsk is a city and the administrative center of Lipetsk Oblast, Russia, located on the banks of the Voronezh River in the Don basin. The name of the city comes from the common lime trees.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Oleg Mityaev

Magadan Oblast is geographically located in the Far East region of the country, and is administratively part of the Far Eastern Federal District.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Vladimir Vysotsky

Translations:  EnglishGerman

Moscow Oblast, or Podmoskovye is the second most populous federal subject of Russia (first one is the federal city of Moscow).

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Dmitriy Hvorostovskiy

Translations:  AlbanianChineseCroatianCzech   13 more

Murmansk Oblast is a federal subject of Russia, located in the northwestern part of the country. Its administrative center is the city of Murmansk.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Yuri Vizbor

Translation:  English

Rostov-on-Don is a port city and the administrative center of Rostov Oblast and the Southern Federal District of Russia.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Georgiy Vinogradov

Samara is the ninth largest city in Russia and the administrative center of Samara Oblast.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Lyudmila Ryumina

Saratov is the administrative center of Saratov Oblast and a major port on the Volga River located upstream (north) of Volgograd.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Lyudmila Zykina

Sakhalin Oblast is a federal subject of Russia comprising the island of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in the Russian Far East. It borders Khabarovsk Krai to the west and Hokkaido, Japan to the south.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Nina Dorda

Translation:  English

Sverdlovsk Oblast is located in the Ural Federal District. Its administrative center is the city of Yekaterinburg, formerly known as Sverdlovsk.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Violetta Verhoturceva

Smolensk Oblast is located near the Belarus–Russia border. Its administrative center is the city of Smolensk.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Bulat Okudzhava

Translations:  EnglishFrenchHebrewPolish   2 more

Tambov Oblast is situated in forest steppe. It borders on the Ryazan, Penza, Saratov, Voronezh and Lipetsk Oblasts.
This song was suggested by vevvev.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Oleg Mityaev

Tyumen Oblast is located in the Western Siberia region of Siberia. It is the largest producer of oil and natural gas in the country.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Vladimir Vysotsky

Translation:  German

Zabaykalsky Krai is located within the historical region of Transbaikalia and has extensive international borders with China (Inner Mongolia) and Mongolia.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Russian Folk

Translations:  EnglishGermanHebrewTurkish

Saint Petersburg, formerly and still commonly known as Leningrad, is a federal city in Russia. It is situated on the Neva River, at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea. It is Russia's second-largest city and the fourth-most populous city in Europe.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Leonid Utesov

Chukotka Autonomous Okrug is geographically located in the Far East region of the country, and is administratively part of the Far Eastern Federal District

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Yuri Vizbor

Translation:  English

The status of Autonomous Republic of Crimea is disputed. It is claimed by Ukraine and recognized as Ukrainian by most other countries, although it is administered by Russia following its annexation in 2014.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Zemfira

Translations:  EnglishPortuguese

Sevastopol is the largest city on the Crimean Peninsula and a major Black Sea port. Since annexing Crimea in 2014, the Russian Federation has administered Sevastopol as a federal city.
This song was suggested by BlackSea4ever

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Georgij Ljvovitch Rublyov

Translation:  English

Comments
A.S.MA.S.M    Sun, 01/03/2020 - 22:20

Иван Купала - Кострома.

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Sun, 01/03/2020 - 23:35

А чем федеральность определяется?
Одна - с Камчатки, одна - с Сахалина, одна - из Костромы?

SchnurrbratSchnurrbrat    Sun, 01/03/2020 - 23:43

Yes. One song per federal subject. If there are several variants (as with Kostroma) it is possible to change for a better one.
Listing is according to the wiki link mentioned in the description.

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Wed, 04/03/2020 - 06:59

Ага. А какой federal subject is Kostroma? Вы, наверное, по областям хотите пройтись, и по Удмуртиям/Татарстанам?

SchnurrbratSchnurrbrat    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 00:07

quote: А какой federal subject is Kostroma?
Kostroma Oblast.

btw I can't find Quote button anymore Sad smile

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 00:18
Quote:

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Они хотят нас всех программистами сделать

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 00:26

А у меня тоже смородина росла, но высохла... global warming

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 00:29

That’s too bad.
Some of these songs reminded me of my father’s military service - tales of places

SchnurrbratSchnurrbrat    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 01:08

One song per federal subject. If there are several variants (as with Kostroma) it is possible to change for a better one.

Waran4ikWaran4ik    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 17:59

Плагиат на песню Губина "Лиза". Песня про Саратов - https://youtu.be/I5vRCuqsIAQ

SchnurrbratSchnurrbrat    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 18:01

я хотел про "парней так много холостых, но я люблю женатого" добавлять.
послушаю. спасибо.

Waran4ikWaran4ik    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 18:05

Да, лучше про парней из фильма "Дело было в Пенькове" ) - https://youtu.be/8CPtolIacHw

A.S.MA.S.M    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 23:21

Золотое кольцо - Ах, Самара городок!!!

A.S.MA.S.M    Mon, 02/03/2020 - 23:30

Мумий тролль -Владивосток.