Philipp Kirkorov from Russia covered the 2008 Eurovision entry from Sweden, HERO of Charlotte Perrelli in the Russian language. Philipp Kirkorov represented Russia at the 1995 Eurovision Song Contest with Kolybelnaya dlya vulkana. He is also a legendary songwriter and performer and Eurovision fan. You can see Kirkorov perform Hero below. Source: ESC Covers; Russia-1  

NOLA releases ‘Bessonnitsa’ song and video

NOLA has released an upbeat and rhythmic dance song entitled Bessonnitsa (Insomnia). It has a very strong production and bassline. NOLA is a Russian / Latvian singer with a talented voice. Check out the video clip for Bessonnitsa below. Source: ESC Covers

Polina Bogusevich releases new single ‘Weekend’

Polina Bogusevich returns with a brand new single entitled Weekend. The song showcases Polina’s mature vocals and technique. It is radio friendly with a strong production. Polina gives thanks to the support of the Noah Music artists. Polina won the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest for Russia with the powerful Wings. She also had previous […]

Sergey Lazarev releases ‘Krik’ – Russian version of ‘Scream’

Sergey Lazarev recently represented Russia at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with Scream and finished in the bronze position. He has now released the Russian version of the song entitled Krik. Sergey performed Krik on Russia-1 tv channel. Check out Krik below. Source: ESC Covers; Russia-1  

Inis Neziri to represent Albania at New Wave 2019 in Russia

Inis Neziri has been selected to represent Albania at the New Wave 2019 festival to be held later this summer in Russia. Her pure and powerful and clear vocals are sure to impress many in the popular music competition. Inis has had much success in festivals. She won the Grand Prix at the 2018 Cerbul de Aur […]

Young journalists from Russia reporting at 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

More talented young journalists from the Teledetki tv channel from St Petersburg in Russia are in Tel Aviv to report on the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. ESC Covers met up wih Kristina Terteryan, Olesia Andronova, Alina Sidorova and Ksenia Fefyakova in the Press Centre working area at the Expo Tel Aviv venue. The girls are […]

Russia and Albania Press Conferences

Russia and Albania presented their second press conferences at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. Sergey Lazarev said he was happy with rehearsal except for some issues with water. He was joined by Filip Kirkorov (one of  the composers). Sergey advised there will soon be a Russian version of Scream. He has the lyrics ready and […]

Anna Filipchuk performs at the 2019 First Winter International Sports Games “Children of Asia”

Anna Filipchuk performed at the First Winter International Sports Games “Children of Asia” 2019 held in Sakhalin, Russia. Anna performed her song Unbreakable from the 2018 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, where she represented Russia in Minsk, Belarus. You can see Anna’s performance of Unbreakable below. Source: ESC Covers; Instagram/anna_filipchuk_official_

Polina Bogusevich releases new song and video clip for ‘Ya ne odin’

Polina Bogusevich has released a brand new single entitled Ya ne odin (I’m not alone). It is a very dramatic and emotional song for Polina to sing. Her vocals are really clear and strong and the video clip is very poignant and moving. Ya ne odin is composed by Zarif Norov. The music and production is by Zarif […]

Russia: Anna Filipchuk releases final version of ‘Unbreakable’

Anna Filipchuk has released the official video clip for Unbreakable. This is the song she will represent Russia with at the 2018 Junior Eurovision Song Contest in November in Belarus. Anna won the Russian national selection back in June of this year. You can see the video for Unbreakable below. Source:  ESC Covers; junioreurovision.tv