20 March 2012 г. в 15:55
Belarus will perform 5th in the second semifinal of the international song contest "Eurovision-2012" to be held in Baku on May 24. The draw for participants was held on March 20. Together with Belarus, the second semi-final will be presented by Serbia, Macedonia, Netherlands, Malta, Portugal, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Croatia, Sweden, Georgia, Turkey, Estonia, Slovakia, Norway, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Lithuania.
The first semi-final, which will be held on May 22, will host: Montenegro, Iceland, Greece, Latvia, Albania, Romania, Switzerland, Belgium, Finland, Israel, San Marino, Cyprus, Denmark, Russia, Hungary, Austria, Moldova and Ireland (in the given order).
The winner of last year's competition, Azerbaijan, and the counties of "Big Five" - France, Britain, Germany, Italy and Spain - will take part directly in the finals on May 26.
Spain will perform under number 19, Italy - 10, Germany - 20, UK – 1 and France - 9.
As Telegraf previously reported, the group Litesound will represent Belarus at Eurovision Song Contest. Alena Lanskaya from Mahiliou was previously assumed to participate in the competition on the part of Belarus.
The Group Litesound has already got down to recording the song "We Are the Heroes." The new version of the song is being recorded in the record studio of the Belarusian Radio and TV Company specifically for the "Eurovision." Famous music producer and composer Dimitris Kontopoulos from Greece has been invited as a consultant.
Новости по теме
External Debt of Belarus to be Measured by IMF Methodology
Lukashenko: "Listapad" has gained global dimension
One of the biggest expositions of Shagall’s works opened in…
Belarusian Yekaterina Buraya is Miss Supranational 2012
A blond to represent Belarus at Miss Supranational 2012
Yulia Skalkovich is getting ready to represent Belarus at…
Lukashenko: "Eurovision" Took Money but Gave No Results
Belarus Ranks 16th out of 18 in "Eurovision" Semifinal
Film "V Tumane" Awarded by Cannes Critics
Eurovision-2012 Results. Loreen: It was Well-Deserved Win
Eurovision-2012. Rating of Finalists and Order of…
Litesound: Belarus Shall No Longer Participate in…
Litesound: Don’t Comfort Us – We’re Fine