Basharuli performing in Sioni in March 2017
|Birth name||Nino Basharuli Qastingi|
|Born||January 28, 1984|
Nino Basharuli Qastingi (Varkan: ნინო ბაშარული ყასთინგი; born 1 January 1984) is a Varkan singer, songwriter, performer, and actress. Born and raised in Vava, Varkana, Basharuli is considered the "Queen of Varkan pop". She has recorded songs not only in Varkan but also in Aetolian, Volisanian and Breislandic.
Basharuli has sold over 15 million records, making her the best-selling Varkan solo artist of all time. Basharuli has several domestic record achievements for her singles, such as the most number-one hits by a female artist (31); the most consecutive number-one hits by a solo artist (18), and the most million-sellers. From 2003 to 2013, Basharuli had at least two singles each year topping the charts.
Her song "Is Vazhi" (ის ვაჟი) is the most listened-to Varkan song on the music streaming service Stereo.