Turkvision 2014 winner Zhanar Dugalova has released her song “Ala Ketpedin”, the song has already been played over 250,000 times.
Zhanar Dugalova the winner of the second edition of the Turkvision Song Contest in 2014 has released a new single. The singer who won the competition in Kazan, Tatarstan for Kazakhstan, has released “Ala Ketpedin”, the song which has been out for a couple of days has already been viewed over 300,000 times.
Zhanar is a hugely popular singer in Kazakhstan, with her last single at the end of 2015 going on to be the most watched video on YouTube ever from Kazakhstan. 30 year old Zhanar rose to fame as a member of the Kazakh girl group KeshYou, she was part of the group between 2013 and 2014. In 2013 she attempted to represent Kazakhstan for the first time with KeshYou and the song “Rizamin” but finished second.
Following her victory at the Turkvision Song Contest 2014, she received a heroes welcome and has been seen as one of the biggest names in Kazakh music. Earlier this year she was one of the Ambassador for the Winter Universiade which was held in Almaty. The games closed just a matter of days ago in Kazakhstan, Russia topped the medals table followed by Kazakhstan and South Korea.
Watch the music video below: