Let the show commence

Let the show commence

Tonight is the final of the first edition of the Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest, the children’s version of the Turkvizyon Song Contest.

The competition tonight will see participants from 14 countries competing in the contest live from Istanbul, Turkey. The venue for the show tonight is the Yeditepe University, where hundreds of fans will be packed in to watch the show live. The performers come from a variety of nations across Europe and Central Asia including Albania, Kosovo and Uzbekistan. Tonights show is the first edition of the Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest and will feature performances from participants aged between 5 and 16.

Competing in the contest tonight are the following countries and participants:

  • Albania – Aurora Karo – Kercej Me Yjet
  • Azerbaijan – Nuray Rahman & Ahmed Amirli – ?
  • Belarus – Fateh Hüseyin – Çocukların şehri
  • Gagauzia – İrina Dragu – ?
  • Georgia – Saban Memmedov – ?
  • Iran – Attila, Roza, Daria, Aylin & Tala – ?
  • Kazakhstan – Erkin Tursynhan – “Samğa” (Fly)
  • Kosovo – ? – ?
  • Kyrgyzstan – Aydin Nurdinov – Kyrgyz biy
  • Macedonia – Tolga Mazhar – Hadi Benimle
  • Romania – İrem Kayaali – ?
  • Turkey – Cumhuriyet Grubu – Hayat bayram olsa
  • Ukraine – Albina Kazanzhi – ?
  • Uzbekistan – Yasmina Garibova – ?

There are a large number of unknowns going into the show today at this stage. No announcements have yet been made regarding the hosts, the voting procedure, the running order or the names of the participants or songs from a number of countries. We will bring this information to you during the day if we get it.

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