Sevinc Beyaz has been selected to represent Azerbaijan at the 4th edition of the Turkvizyon Song Contest this December in Turkey.

Last night saw the final of Azerbaycanin Sesi held where Sevinc Beyaz was selected as the countries participant in Turkvizyon 2016. The singer beat off competition from five other artists in last nights final. Azerbaycanin Sesi was held over three months, with over 30 singers taking part in the contest from across the country.

Sevinc Beyaz is the first female singer to represent Azerbaijan at the Turkvizyon Song Contest. The singer was mentored by Elza Seyidcahan , this is the second year running that one of Elza’s singers has won the final of Azerbaycanin Sesi. Elza will now write the song that Sevinc will be performing at the contest, she also wrote “Istanbul”, the song that Mehman Tagiyev performed at the 2015 contest.

Source: ATV