In Israel in the night from 14 to 15 may was held the first semifinal of Eurovision 2019, which determined the top ten finalists, not counting the countries Big five. Italy, Germany, UK, France and Spain automatically qualify for the finals as the country of the founder of the main sponsors of the competition.
Famous Ukrainian singer MELOVIN, who had the chance in 2018 to go to Eurovision in Portugal from Ukraine, commented on “Znayu” this year’s event.
The actor said that he managed to see the contenders for victory in tel Aviv and identified their favourites.
“The favorites can highlight the Netherlands and Azerbaijan. They are beautiful this year! Look at their performance in the second semi-final”, – shared the singer.
Chingiz – the representative of Azerbaijan at Eurovision 2019
Duncan Laurence – the representative of the Netherlands at the Eurovision song contest 2019
MELOVIN admitted that he would “break all” at the Eurovision song contest, dropped him a second opportunity to be in the contest, but with another song and other circumstances.
“I think it could, because it is wrong to believe in yourself! But circumstances no one can predict!” with a smile he mentioned.
MELOVIN represented Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest in 2018 and ranked 17th
As reported, Ukraine this year is not involved in the Eurovision song contest in 2019. This decision was taken after the victory MARUV in the final of the national selection and the subsequent scandal with the NOTE (the National public broadcasting company of Ukraine).
MELOVIN noted that it is difficult to comment on this fact.
“I’m only sorry for the young performers, whose work would bring them success in the world,” said the artist.
On the question of whether there were any complaints from the public broadcaster to him in 2018, or pressure after national selection, MELOVIN gave a negative answer.
“No, me no pressure, was not provided. My position was explicit and clear in the direction of their country”, – he stated.
The singer shared his memories about his participation in the Eurovision song contest.
“It was a great quest! It was nice everything from rehearsals and performances, support for native country, love of art, ending with dinner with the team somewhere in the cafe Portugal, their local wine, fresh fish and attractions!” – admitted MELOVIN.
The singer added that the contest gave him an excellent launching pad for further professional growth.
“I want more! Let’s keep this great start and experience for my team and me personally in my 22 years”, – summed up artist.
We will remind, the second semi-final of the Eurovision song contest 2019 will be held on Thursday, may 16 and the winner of the contest will be determined in the Grand final on may 18.
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