Jan Jan

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Armenia "Jan Jan"
Inga & Anush - Jan Jan.jpg
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 entry
Country Armenia
Artist(s) Inga & Anush
Languages Armenian, English
Composer(s) Mane Hakopyan
Lyricist(s) Vardan Zadoyan,
Avet Barseghyan
Finals performance
Semi-final result 5th
Semi-final points 99
Final result 10th
Final points 92
Appearance chronology
◄ "Qélé, Qélé" (2008)   
"Apricot Stone" (2010) ►

"Jan Jan" (Armenian: Նոր պար (Ջան ջան); English translation: My dear) is a song by Armenian singers Inga and Anush Arshakyan and was the Armenian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009, held in Moscow, Russia.[1][2] The song was composed by Mane Akopyan, with lyrics written by Vardan Zadoyan and Avet Barseghyan.[3]

The song competed for Armenia in the first semi-final on 12 May 2009, where it performed sixth. It was a finalist in the song contest and finished 10th with 92 points.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2009) Peak
The Pmachinery Top 30[4] 3
Swedish Singles Chart[5] 29
UK Singles Chart[6] 159
Preceded by
"Qélé, Qélé"
Armenian entry for the Eurovision Song Contest
Succeeded by
"Apricot Stone"


  1. ^ Klier, Marcus (2009-02-14). "Armenia: Eurovision entrant chosen". ESCToday. Retrieved 2009-02-14. 
  2. ^ Brey, Marco (2009-02-14). "Armenia decided - Inga & Anush to Moscow". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 2009-02-14. 
  3. ^ "Jan jan - info". Diggiloo Thrush. Retrieved 2009-02-15. 
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ Swedish Singles Chart
  6. ^ UK Singles Chart