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Azerbaijan sends Elnur Hüseynov to Vienna

The rumours have been confirmed: Elnur Hüseynov will represent Azerbaijan in the Eurovision Song Contest. He’s not an unknown face to Eurovision fans – together with Samir he was the first ever Azerbaijani representative at the contest. Elnur’s entry is called Hour of the Wolf You can listen to the song here! Hour of the Wolf was written by Nicolas …

Elnur Huseynov to represent Azerbaijan?

Fans of Azerbaijan’s debut entry rejoice – it seems likely that Elnur Huseynov, the angel in Azerbaijan’s 2008 entry, will be representing his country once more in Vienna, according to one of the main Eurovision fan clubs in the country. Born in Turkmenistan, the singer previously took part in Azerbaijan’s first year in the competition with Samir Javadzadeh performing “Day …

Azerbaijan: Call for Singers and Songs for Internal Selection

Today ITV, the national broadcaster of Azerbaijan has announced that they have opted for an internal selection to decide their representative for the 60th Eurovision Song Contest, which will be held in Vienna in May. The broadcaster have announced that they will announce the act and song before the 15th of March. Citizens of Azerbaijan are being given the option to …

Drama! Azerbaijani brodcaster criticising Armenia’s act

Drama! Azerbaijani brodcaster criticising Armenia’s act! Armenia announced a couple of days ago that the newly formed project Genealogy woul fly the Armenian flag in Vienna this year. The title of their song is “Don’t Deny”, neither the actual song nor the lyrics have been made available as of today. ITV, the Azerbaijani Broadcaster has already criticized the choice. To …

39 countries represented in Eurovision 2015

The EBU has confirmed that 39 countries will be represented at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, hosted between 19-23 May in Vienna, Austria. The number is two up on last year, representing the first increase in participation since Germany’s hosting in 2011. Amongst the participants is a surprising return from Czech Republic, who will take part for the first time …

Azerbaijan will take part in 2015

Despite achieving the worst Azeri result in the country’s history in 2014, the national broadcaster of Azerbaijan, ITV, has confirmed that the Caucasian country will be present in 2015 and as a result becomes the final member of the Caucasus to confirm participation. Azerbaijan has taken part in Eurovision every year since their debut in 2008 and finished in the …

Dilara to represent Azerbaijan in Copenhagen

Dilara Kazimova has become the Azeri representative in tonight’s Böyük Səhnə Eurovision selection, winning an expert jury vote with 136 points in total. Dilara is not an unknown name to Eurovision, as she has already reached the final of the national selection twice, in 2008 and 2010 as parts of groups Unformal and Milk&Kisses respectively. This, however, will be the …

Two more countries confirm: Azerbaijan and Armenia

The participation deadline is almost here and two more contries confirmed participation at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark. The Armenian broadcaster AMPTV confirmed that they will be back next May but did not provide any details on the method on how their entry will be selected. Armenia’s participation does not come as a surprise but they waited …

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