Ukrainian Sasha Balabanov became the winner of children’s contest “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”. The young artist received the main prize — “Golden lyre” — and a cash prize of 5 thousand dollars. Awarded 12-year-old singer from Kiev personally President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko. In addition, the winner earned the right to play on the big stage of the amphitheater at the final gala concert.
Before the ceremony, Sasha told Belarusian reporters that very worried that we would take third or second place, but now one of his objectives is “Eurovision”.
— I’m serious about singing. That’s what I want to do further. So after the contest will not relax, — quotes the boy belta.by.
Second place went to a girl from Armenia, the third one — Belarusian. They received 3 and 2 thousand dollars respectively. Thousands of dollars were handed to children from Moldova and Kazakhstan.
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The adult contest will run until July 16. The Ukraine is the singer Mila nitich. For winning this year’s fighting 21 contestants from different countries of the world.
Special guest of the opening ceremony was the overseas star — popular actress (“Wild angel”) and singer Natalia Oreiro. Traditionally in Vitebsk these days many Russian artists, Ukrainian artists Max Barskih, Olya Polyakova, ALEKSEEV, Tina Karol, Oleg Vinnik, Artem Pivovarov, ТAYANNA.