Russia 2016: Sergey Lazarev to Stockholm?
Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece)
MOSCOW, RUSSIA – This is what the Russian newspaper “MK” reveals today on a front page article.The story started two weeks ago when Phillip Kirkorov, during a gala dinner for the presentation of his new video clip, said that the “Russian representative at the Eurovision Song Contest is in the room”.
Speculations and rumours started immediately , with Sergey Lazarev being the most obvious candidate. Not only he was in the room that night but he was seating next to Greek composer and producer Dimitris Kontopoulos. “An amazing musician that has been very successful at the Eurovision Song Contest” as Kirkorov said at the same event.
Was Kontopoulos in Moscow in order to record with Sergey Lazarev his Eurovision entry? or is for one more year a rumour that circulates Russian media? In a few months we will know.
DID YOU KNOW?
Sergey Lazarev is one of the most successful singers,tv hosts and actors not only in Russia but in all post Soviet Union. He has been hosting the “New wave festival” for several years, he was a judge at the Ukrainian version of the “Voice”, while his current single is at the top 10 position of the official airplay chart of post Soviet countries. He has won numerous awards and he his touring all over Russia with his brand new show “The best”.