On June 13, 2006, the first “Stop Counterfeit” Festival in support of the musicians’ copyright was held in Kirovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg. The event was 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, Benny Benassi, Ja Rule, Coolio, The Rasmus, The Cardigans, and like a headliner – Scorpions.
There were more than 70,000 spectators furing the festival day.
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