Announce the name of the artist who will represent Russia at the contest “Eurovision-2017” will be held from day to day. Among the contenders listed Alexander Panayotov. Recently, during his solo concert entitled “Invincible” at the concert hall of Crocus City Hall, Alexander said he was waiting for the announcement of the results, and hopes that the jury will stop the choice on his candidacy.
Panayotov also said that if the choice will fall on other artist, he will not give up and one day still will be on the stage for the European song contest, because he is a sincere fan of: “I am ready, if the leadership of the First channel and the other people who decide, I choose, I will gladly go there. If you do not choose, I will be playing there another time — a year or a few years I will be there definitely. I love this contest, watch it every year. And we with Ivan Urgant is even a tradition to discuss the “Eurovision” on Twitter, in his secret account, it is extremely fun.”
Do you think that the choice of the Commission will fall on Alexander?
Earlier, many Russian artists and MPs have called for a boycott of “Eurovision-2017” because of the political overtones.