2. Gladiator is slovak rock band which was founded in 1989 by brothers Miko, Maroš and Dušan Hladký and their friend Giorgo Babulic. They all come from village Alekšince which is close to town Nitra.
3. At the beginning they used to sing in English and the genre was trash metal. Their music video for the song „Profitable losses“ on their first album (Designation) was the first Slovak song ever played on MTV.
4. Later they decided to change styles to rock and in 1997 they sang their first song in Slovak language called „Slovakian“. Since then they´ve been singing in Slovak.
5. <ul><li>Miko Hladký – vocals and guitar </li></ul><ul><li>Giorgio Baulic – vocals and drums </li></ul><ul><li>Maroš Hladký – bass guitar </li></ul><ul><li>Livo – guitar </li></ul><ul><li>Peter Slamečka – keyboard, piano </li></ul>
6. Designation (1992) Made of pain (1993) Third eye (1994) Dogs time (1996) Legal drug (1997)
7. Viem, kde Boh spí (1999) Babylon hotel (2000) Single 1994 – 2002 (2002) Črepy (2002) Cesta do neba (2004) Mesto (2006) Ako predtým... (2007) Hlavu maj hore (2009)
8. The song „Hlavu maj hore“ (Keep your head up) comes from their last album with the same name.