The fifteen finalists making it through to the final of the pop singers contest have been announced.

A total of 21 singers took to the stage in Vibetsk tonight all vying for a place in the final. Only 15 could make it through to tomorrow nights show. Knocked out of the contest are:

  • Argentina – Celeste Kandy
  • Bulgaria –  Yordan Markov
  • Colombia – Brayan
  • Cuba – Samantha Echevarr­a
  • Latvia – Dzhonni
  • Poland – Ulyasha

In the next round of the contests the singers will be performing “Slavic hits”. The performers after the semi final tonight were given their running order for tomorrow’s show. It is known that Belarus will be performing 13th, Montenegro will open the show while Macedonia will close the show. Through to the final are:

  • Mexico – Jorge Roman
  • Romania- Felicia Dunaf
  • Kazakhstan – Adam
  • Israel – Anna Timofey
  • Georgia – Andrea Gvelesiani
  • Ukraine – Marietta Ways
  • Serbia – Dushan Svilar
  • Russia – Yekarterina Fyrfa
  • Montenegro – Kate B
  • Lithuania – Valeriya Ilin
  • Macedonia – Darko Ilievski
  • Czech Republic- Mikhaeyla Gemrotrova
  • Moldova – Anna Odobesku
  • Belarus – Alexey Gross
  • Italy – Elenaor Vekko
The Slavianski Bazaar has been held annually since 1992 to showcase Slavic culture. As part of the Bazaar two contests are held, one for child singers and one for young pop performers. The pop performers contest is split over two days, the first day sees performers singing a song in their national language. The second day sees the performers covering a popular song from the Slavic nations. The winner if selected by a jury made up of past winners and well known performers.