The popular singer and composer Igor Nikolaev began to cooperate with Alla Pugacheva in the early 80s. Then he worked as a keyboard player and arranger in Pugacheva's "Recital" ensemble. Three years later, the singer first performed two songs by the young composer Iceberg and Tell the Birds, which immediately became popular. In the home archive of Igor Nikolayev there are many unique photographs and videos of that time.Recently, on his page on the social network, Instagram Nikolayev decided to tell and show users how they recorded songs in those times when there were no computers and modern equipment that could transform the weakest vocals, and the stars sang live. According to Nikolaev, the song “Forgive me, believe” Alla Borisovna recorded in one breath with one take.