Belarus: Turkvizyon Stars To Perform at Azerbaijani Culture Festival

Belarus’ Turkvizyon stars are to perform in Minsk as part of a day of celebrations of Azerbaijani culture.

Gunesh Abbasova and Aleksandra Kazimova who have both represented Belarus at the Turkvizyon Song Contest are to perform as part of a day of festivities in the Belorussian Capital. Gunesh represented Belarus on their first appearance in the contest in 2013, finishing 2nd just 5 points away from victory. While Aleksandra represented the country on their return to the contest in 2015, she finished 20th in the final in Istanbul scoring 126 points.

As part of the festivities the two singers will also be joined by Ruslan Aslanov who represented Belarus at Junior Eurovision 2015 and singer and composer Eldzhan Rzayev. Visitors to the festival will be able to try Azerbaijani national dishes, try their hand at backgammon and watch traditional Azerbaijani wrestling.


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