Nicknamed Chi-Li (Чи-Ли), this group of six musicians and two dancers was initially formed by singers Sergey and Irina. The group’s dance rhythms are usually combined with rare-to-find contralto in commercial type of music. You might think that they sound similar to Cher, but Chi-Li’s pop is made in a different style and has a singer with a younger voice.
The main vocalist, Irina, earned the nickname Chili when her friends discovered the history of her father. Her mother told that he was living in Chile. It's still unknown whether story is true or it is a mother's desire for comforting a child without a father, but the singer is known by her full name only in the official