On June 13, 2006, the first Festival “Stop Counterfeit” in support of the musicians copyright was held in Kirovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg. The event was held as the cultural part of the XXXII Summit G8 / meeting of the heads of state and government, which took place in the Konstantinovsky Palace in Strelna near St. Petersburg / from July 15 to 17, 2006.
On the stage were: Zemfira, Kosheen, Darren Hayes, Benniy Benassi, Ja Rule, Coolio, The Rasmus, The Cardigans and like a headliner – Scorpions.
During the festival day there were more than 70,000 spectators.
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