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Armenian penalty decided by the Reference Group

ARMENIA – Armenia’s Eurovision 2016 representative Iveta Mukuchyan waved a flag of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic (NKR) during the voting recap of Eurovision 2016 First Semi Final where she qualified for the final along with representatives of nine other nations, including Azerbaijan. The 29-year-old Germany-based Armenian singer said at the Semi Final winners’ press conference afterwards that since she represented Armenia, her heart, thoughts and feelings were with her nations. ... | read the full story here

September 6, 2016 6:42 pm // 0 Comments

The case of Armenia is still under discussion, says EBU

ARMENIA – Iveta, the Armenian representative caused a big fuzz during the First Semi Final due to the use of the Nagorno Karabakh flag in the Green Room which violated the EBU rules. EBU warned the Armenian delegation with disqualification. In the very end EBU announced there will be a penalty to Armenia after the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest (maybe due to high booking odds of Armenia which made the country a dark horse to win) saying the Reference Group will discuss their punishment in ... | read the full story here

September 3, 2016 11:23 am // 1 Comment

Armenian Eurostars as jury member in Depi Evratesil

ARMENIA – Today, AMPTV has officially announced the names of the jury members for Armenia’s ground breaking national selection format for Eurovision 2017- Depi Evratesil! The “Dream team” is made up of Armenia’s former representatives at the Eurovision Song contest: Iveta Mukuchyan, Hayko, Anush Arshakyan, Essai Altounian, Inga Arshakyan and Aram MP3! Together, they will search for their successor. They will audition hundreds of new artists, pick them in their teams and guide them ... | read the full story here

August 20, 2016 9:20 pm // 0 Comments

JESC 2016: Anahit Adamyan and Mary Vardanyan represent Armenia in Malta

PRESS RELEASE / ARMENIA – Today the Public Television Company of Armenia has officially announced that after a careful internal selection by its creative team, made up of music industry professionals and stars, it was decided that Anahit Adamyan and Mary Vardanyan will represent Armenia at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2016 and will perform a duet on the big stage in Malta. Anahit is 13 years old. Despite the fact that she was born in Sochi (Russia), she has a very strong connection ... | read the full story here

August 10, 2016 2:00 pm // 1 Comment

Armenia 2017: AMPTV announce Depi Evratpesil for Ukraine

Public Television Company of Armenia has officially confirmed its participation in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. This time the artist will be chosen through a new, groundbreaking television project introduced by the creative team of AMPTV. The project is called “Depi Evratesil” (To Eurovision). It’s a 3 month long music competition, where Armenia’s previous representatives in Eurovision will search for their successor. “If you are Armenian or of an Armenian heritage, 16 years ... | read the full story here

July 1, 2016 10:50 am // 2 Comments

Iveta Mukuchyan makes a political statement which will be discussed!

ARMENIA – Iveta Mukuchyan, the 2016 Armenian representative in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest who provoked during the First Semi Final by raising the flag of Nagorno Karabakh was guest on ANT1 TV Greece (recorded) talking about Eurovision, her life and performing a new version of “Love Wave” which unfortunately we cannot share as ANT1 TV is the only Greek TV station who has asked restraining orders for footage taken from them. During her interview she talked about the issue of ... | read the full story here

June 14, 2016 12:53 am // 12 Comments

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