Listen to TOP 50 Russian shanson online radio. Top 50 Russian shanson is 24/7 broadcasting of the best Russian shanson music. It's a unique genre combining "city romance", Russian Bard songs and traditional "criminal" songs. More recent popular Russian shanson singers also use folk and folk rock music. Modern chanson performers include the band Lesopoval, Belomorkanal Band, Ivan Kuchin, Butyrka, Aleksandr Novikov, Willi Tokarev, Mikhail Shufutinsky, Mikhail Krug, Grigory Leps, Elena Vaenga, and others.