The Russian Republics and regions are to return to the Turkvizyon Song Contest in 2016. The news has been confirmed by a member of the delegation for Bashkortostan Zilya Lira. The news follows the announcement on Monday that Turkey was seeking to normalise relations with Russia once again, which opens the doors for these returns.
Hopes of a Russian return to the Turkvizyon Song Contest have been lifted by the news of improving relations between the Russian Federation and Turkey. The Turkvizyon Song Contest has been a minor playing field for an international fall out between Turkey and the Russian Federation. The Russian Federation withdrew their support for its constituent
Russian participation in Turkvizyon 2016 is looking unlikely with the country and its regions participation dependent on relations with Turkey. The Head of Maidan TV, the broadcaster in charge of the Republic of Tatarstan’s participation in Turkvizyon, has informed Eurovoix-World.com that their participation is dependent on better relations between Russia and Turkey. The shooting down
The second series of the largest singing contest in Russia “” gets underway next weekend with 85 singers vying to be named Russia’s “New Star”. “Novaya Zvezda” was created in 2014 by the Russian Ministry of Defense as a way of bringing together the 86 regions of the Russian Federation. The contest which is now
It has been reported by the press in Tatarstan that all regions of Russia that were due to compete in the 3rd Turkvizyon and 1st Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest have withdrawn from the competition. The news means that Crimea, Kabardino Balkaria & Karachay Cherkessia, Kumyk and Moscow will now also not be participating in the
The song that will be representing Moscow at the 2015 Turkvizyon Song Contest has been revealed. Zulhiza Ilbaikova was selected as the representative of Moscow having taken part on the Bashkir selection process for Turkvizyon 2015. Her song is called “Bәlәkәy ҡyҙ” (Бәләкәй ҡыҙ) which translates as “Little girl”. The song was written by Zulhiza
Angelina Gafarovoy (Ангелине Гафаровой) has been selected to represent Moscow at the first Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest in Istanbul, Turkey. Angeline was selected as part of a selection process for Bashkir singers in Moscow for the Turkvizyon and Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest. Angeline who is 14 years old was born in Ufa the Capital of
Moscow Oblast will be represented by Zuleyha İlbakova at this year’s Türkvizyon Song Contest in Istanbul, Turkey. She hails from Ufa, the capital of Bashkortostan, and is the daughter of soloist kurai player Ishmuratov Ilbakova and television directon and songwriter Frangiz Ilbakovoy. She won prizes since she was five years old and mostly sings in