Kyrgyzstan wins their first Turkvizyon Song Contest

Kyrgyzstan wins their first Turkvizyon Song Contest

Kyrgyzstan has just won the third edition of the Turkvizyon Song Contest in Istanbul, Turkey beating off competition from 20 other countries.

Kyrgyzstan has won the contest represented by Jiidesh with the song “Kim bilet”, they won over the juries from across Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East to be crowned this years winners. The contest came live from Turkey’s largest city, Istanbul and was broadcast to millions of viewers across the world.

Full results:

  1. Kyrgyzstan – 194
  2. Kazakhstan – 185
  3. Turkey – 175
  4. Macedonia – 165
  5. Syria – 165
  6. Bulgaria – 162
  7. Azerbaijan – 155
  8. Albania – 154
  9. Northern Cyprus – 154
  10. Gagauzia – 154
  11. Germany – 153
  12. Bosnia & Herzegovina – 153
  13. Ukraine – 148
  14. Kosovo – 141
  15. Serbia – 140
  16. Georgia – 138
  17. Iraq – 137
  18. Romania – 134
  19. Iran – 131
  20. Belarus – 126
  21. Uzbekistan – 119

Special prizes were also awarded to three of the performances:

  • Peace Prize – Iraq
  • Friendly Prize – Syria
  • Special Jury Award – Germany

Watch the winning performance below: