Exclusive / Russia 2015: Channel One rejects Voice of Russia for Vienna
Vasil Dimitrov (Bulgaria)
MOSCOW, RUSSIA – Aleksandra Vorobyeva was suppose to be the Russian representative in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest since she is the winner of The Voice of Russia, originally planned by Channel One. Today we have further developments.
Russian national broadcaster is skipping the idea and will decide for another participant for Vienna. This is told by the producer of the show – also head of Russian delegation, in a recent interview with the local press, arguing that the singer is not ready as Dina Garipova was in 2013 and they don’t want to repeat themselves in Eurovision.