Azerbaijan: Turkvizyon 2016 Selection Begins

The selection has begun
The selection has begun

Azerbaijan has begun their search for the countries entrant for the 4th Turkvizyon Song Contest in Turkey.

Aerbaycanin Sesi series three began on July 1st with all of the hopefuls hoping to follow in the footsteps of Farid Hasanov winner of Turkvizyon 2013 for Azerbaijan. The number of shows involved in this series has not been announced, the final is expected to take place at the start of September.

On the jury are:

  • Elza Seyidcahan – Honoured Artist
  • Naile Mirmmedli – Composer
  • Samir Djafarov – Opera Singer
  • Teymur Amrah – Honoured Artist

In 2015 Azerbaijan were represented by Mehman Tagiyev with the song “Istanbul”, he finished 7th in the final with 155 points.

Source: ATV

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