Gave birth to her 1st child at age 19, a daughter Sophia Voychenko on Match 30, 2001. Child's father is her now ex-boyfriend, Vitaly Voychenko.
She was a member of the Russian/Ukrainian girl-group VIA Gra (AKA Nu Virgos) from Summer 2003, when she was invited to replace founding member Alena Vinnitskaya, who had left to pursue a solo career, until July 2007, when she left on a "tvorcheskiy otpusk" ("creative holiday") to spend more time with her family. Despite hopes that she would return, Vera announced her decision to permanently leave the group in December 2007. She has since pursued her own solo career.
Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 27, a daughter Sarah Kiperman on December 16, 2009. Child's father is her now ex-husband, Mikhail Kiperman.
She is the sister-in-law of Ukrainian comedian Aleksandr Tsekalo, who is married to her younger sister Viktoriya. Aleksandr and Viktoriya met through Vera, who often works with Aleksandr.
Her stage name, Vera Brezhneva, was given to her by Konstantin Meladze, co-manager of VIA Gra (AKA Nu Virgos), in honor of the famous Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev, who, like her, was born in the small Ukrainian town of Dneprodzerzhinsk. Her real name is Vera Viktorovna Galushka.