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Participants in Ukrainian national selection revealed


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Olena Omelyanchuk
Posted 26 January, 2016, 12:28

The organisers of the Ukrainian national selection together with the jury panel that consists of Konstantin Meladze, Ruslana and Andrei Danilko (Verka Serduchka) announced the list of this year's participants. Tomorrow, the draw will take place in Kyiv, so we will find out which singer will participate in which semi-final. The shows are scheduled for the 6th and the 13th of February. The final will take place on the 21st of February.

This year’s Ukrainian national selection promises an entertaining and thrilling show at the highest stage. Among the participants there are famous and talented Ukrainian singers.
Eurovision fans remember Jamala, who took part in the national selection in 2011 with her cheerful song Smile, but didn’t reach the final. Anastasia Prykhodko, represented Russia with her entry Mamo in the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest and finished 11th in the Grand Final. Victoria Petryk represented Ukraine in the 2008 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the song Matrosy. In 2014, Victoria tried her luck in the Ukrainian national selection, but came second after Mariya Yaremchuk.
Here is the list of parcipants in the 1st and the 2nd shows in Ukraine:
  1. SunSay
  2. Jamala
  3. The Hardkiss
  4. Anastasia Prykhodko
  5. Lavika
  6. Aida Nikolajchuk
  7. Victoria Petryk
  8. NeAngely (Nuangels)
  9. Peaks of Kings
  10. Svitlana Tarabarova
  11. ALLOISE
  12. Arkadij Vojtjuk
  13. Brunettes Shoot Blondes
  14. Pringlez
  15. Pur:Pur
  16. Tonja Matvienko 
  17. Japanda
  18. Vladislav Kurasov
On the 27th of January, the allocation draw will take place in Kyiv, so we will find out which singer will participate in which semi-final. The first semi-final will take place on the 6th and the second on 13th of February. The final will take place on the 21st of February.
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