Singer of Novomoskovsk Sophia Fissenko represent Russia at children’s “Eurovision-2016″, RIA Novosti reported. 14-year-old singer, who participated in the first season of the show “The Voice. Children “won the national selection.
The final selection, which took place in the camp” Artek “, gathered about five thousand spectators. Contestants were evaluated well-known musicians, including Igor Krutoy and Philip Kirkorov. Total on stage climbed 16 performers -. 13 soloists and three groups
Children’s “Eurovision” finals will be held November 20, 2016 in the Maltese capital Valletta. It is expected that 18 countries will take part in the competition.
The International Children Music Contest “Eurovision” is held since 2003. It is attended by musicians from 10 to 15 years. Last year, Russia was represented by Mikhail Smirnov with the song “Dream” and took sixth place and won the participant from Malta Destiny Chukunere. The country will contest for the second time, the first time Malta has taken children’s “Eurovision” in 2014.