Mariko Ebralidze

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Mariko Ebralidze
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Mariko Ebralidze (2014)
Background information
Native name მარიკო ებრალიძე
Birth name Mariko Ebralidze
Born 1984 (age 33–34)
Tbilisi, Georgia
Genres Jazz, R&B, soul, pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Vocals
Associated acts The Shin

Mariko Ebralidze (Georgian: მარიკო ებრალიძე; born 1984) is a Georgian jazz singer who represented her country in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 along with the group The Shin with the song "Three Minutes to Earth".[1]

Born in Tbilisi, Ebralidze studied at the Zakaria Paliashvili music college and the Pedagogical Institute of Music Arts, and received a bachelor's degree as a soloist and teacher in 2008. She had gained popularity in Georgia as a jazz singer. Since 2008, Ebralidze has been a soloist at the Tbilisi Municipality orchestra Big Band.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brey, Marco (24 February 2014). ""Three Minutes to Earth" for Georgia". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 24 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Brey, Marco (4 February 2014). "The Shin & Mariko to represent Georgia!". Eurovision.tv. Retrieved 6 February 2014.