Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Cyprus: CyBC confirmed Hovig for Eurovision 2017


Cypriot broadcaster CyBC announced already on 21st October 2016 that Hovig will represent the country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv. His Eurovision entry will be composed by Thomas G:son, who also composed the winning song "Euphoria" from Loreen and the Eurovision entry "Alter Ego" from this years contestants Minus One.

Hovig was part of the X-Factor Greece 2009 and ended on 7th place in the competion. After the X-Factor participation he returned to Cyprus and was part of the national selection in 2010 with "Goodbye" (#3) and in 2015 with "Stone in A River" (#4).

Cypriot rock band Minus One represented their country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016. Their song "Alter Ego" ended only on 21st place with 96 points.

Hovig is honoured to represent Cyprus at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv. He will participate in one of the semi-finals on 9th or 11th May 2017 in Ukraine.

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