Azerbaijan in the Türkvizyon Song Contest

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Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan
Member station Azad Azerbaijan TV
Appearances
Appearances 2
First appearance 2013
Best result 1st Place, 2013
External links

Azerbaijan made its début at the Türkvizyon Song Contest 2013 via the Azeri broadcaster Azad Azerbaijan TV (ATV) who is the organizer of the Azeri entry.[1][2] Azerbaijan won the first Türkvizyon Song Contest in 2013, making them the most successful country so far.[3] It was announced on 20 July 2014 that Azerbaijan would be making their second appearance at the 2014 Contest.[4]

History[edit]

Azerbaijan made their debut in the 2013 festival, in Eskişehir, Turkey.[1] The Azeri broadcaster Azad Azerbaijan TV organised the entry selection, which took place on 16 November 2013.[2] On 20 July 2014 it was announced that Azerbaijan would make their second appearance at the Türkvizyon Song Contest 2014 to be held in Kazan, Tatarstan in November 2014.[4]

Contestants[edit]

Table key
  Winner
  Second place
  Third place
  Last place
Year Artist Language Title English translation Final Points Semi-final
2013 Farid Hasanov[5] Azerbaijani "Yasa" (Yasa)[2] Alive 1 210 Qualified
2014

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Granger, Anthony (19 October 2013). "Participating Countries Revealed". Eurovoix. Retrieved 25 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c Granger, Anthony (10 November 2013). "Azerbaijan: Final November 16th". Eurovoix. Retrieved 10 November 2012. 
  3. ^ Granger, Anthony (21 December 2013). "Türkvizyon: Azerbaijan wins!". Eurovoix. Retrieved 21 December 2013. 
  4. ^ a b Granger, Anthony (20 July 2014). "Turkvizyon '14: Agreement signed with a number of countries". eurovoix.com. Eurovoix. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  5. ^ Granger, Anthony (23 November 2013). "Farid Hasanov is off to Turkvizyon". Eurovoix. Retrieved 24 November 2013.