TURKEY – Turkish broadcaster NTV revealed that Turkey’s University Sports Federation Dance Technical Committee Chairman Serhat Hacıpaşalıoğl Turkey’s joining the delegation of San Marino in the Eurovision Song Contest.
Serhat Hacıpaşalıoğlu, who will represent San Marino for the second time in the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in Israel’s capital Tel Aviv, said, “I represented San Marino in the competition 3 years ago. A Turk represents a foreign country for the second time”
“We wanted to celebrate this in a big way. Our joint work was very successful in 2016. Actually, my album is coming out of the period I was a little busy, but then I said, ‘Why not? I can join if there is a good song.’ I feel comfortable.”
Serhat Hacıpaşalıoğlu stating that he has a very good song, “I think I’m going to the Finale. Favorite songs in many countries are currently showing,” he said.
The Eurovision song contest is a platform where not only music but countries compete. “Therefore, San Marino is not an active country with a small population. used expressions.
“Turkey is my country, I want this to be clear. Despite representing San Marino, I am also representing Turkey.
Serhat Hacıpaşalıoğlu stated that he is expecting the support of the Turks living in Europe and Australia and said, “The success of a Turk is the success of all of us”.
“The Turkish flag will be on the stage in Tel Aviv,” said Serhat Hacipastasioglu, “This feeling will be shared by the Turks living in Europe and Australia, their support and votes will make me very happy. I would like to state that I am Turkish and I represent another country. I want to go for the gold medal,” he finished his words.