German Tanbaev the writer of the 2013 Khakas Turkvizyon entry has announced on his VK account that the Khakas selection process will open soon.
German Tanbaev is a well-known figure in the music industry in Khakassia. In 2013 he was one of the writers of “Tus çirinde” alongside Valentin Şulbaevo, and in 2014 he was the jury member for Khakassia at the contest in Tatarstan, he gave 10 points in the final to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Bashkortostan . German is also the founder of the annual “Ot Yry” festival which is an international ethnic music festival.
Last year Khakassia finished in 22nd place in the semi final with “Alzhaas” sung by Sayana Saburova, she scored 148 points, watch her performance below:
Source: German Tanbaev