EBU offers Channel One in Russia to perform at Eurovision 2017 via satellite

A few minutes ago and after all the sad news which came to light yesterday regarding Russia’s participation at this year’s contest in Ukraine, EBU has now something to offer to its public broadcaster Channel One: the country could still enter at this year’s contest by a satellite connection where Julia Samoylova would be allowed…

Ukrainian Government bans Julia Samoylova from Eurovision 2017 in Kiev

The news almost took everyone by surprise a few minutes ago despite weeks of several rumors: Russian representative at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine, Julia Samoylova, has just been barred from entering the country in the course of three years. Thus, she will not be able to compete at the contest in May. The…

Yuliya Samoilova to fly the Russian flag in May, listen to «Flame is Burning»!

Yuliya Samoilova has just been announced as the Russian representative as this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev with the song «Flame is Burning«. Russian public TV station Channel One has presented her on news program Vremya. Flame Is Burning has been written by the same person behind Dina Garipova and Polina Gagarina’s entries Leonid Gutkin alongside Natty…