Aleksandr Shapovalov, better known by his stage name Shapov, is a Russian record producer and DJ. He is also a former member of the electronic project Hard Rock Sofa and has collaborated extensively with artists such as Axwell and Armin van Buuren in his solo career.

Alexander has had an interest in music from a young age and started experimenting with production when he was 16 years old. In 2005, he formed the music project Hard Rock Sofa together with another DJ and producer, Denis Chepikov.