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10 April 2015 [20:00] - Today.Az
By Amina Nazarli
Elnur Huseynov, which for the second time will represent Azerbaijan in the Jubilee 60th 2015 Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Vienna is ready to start his promo-tour.
The first stop on the singer’s tour is the Latvian capital of Riga, where he with another guests will take part in a press conference.
Afterwards the Azerbaijani singer will attend the Eurovision pre-party Riga 2015, performing alongside the former Eurovision winners Alexander Rybak (2009), Azerbaijani Eldar Gasimov (2011) and Maria Naumova (2002).
Elnur's next destination will be Budapest. The Azerbaijani contestant will make some TV appearances on April 13. The singer will meet Boggie, this year’s Hungarian choice for Vienna, and, of course, perform his entry for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest.
The singer also plans to drop in at the famous annual “Eurovision In Concert in Amsterdam” party on April 18.
Elnur is looking forward to take part in Pre-Eurovision Concert in Moscow in April 24 and join on the stage participants from ten other Eurovision countries.
Another three countries which are on Elnur’s multi-city promo tour before Vienna will be announced soon on Elnur’s official website.
Although Elnur has a very tight schedule, he still willing to meet his fans in as many countries as possible.
Let’s remind that, 2015 Eurovision will be held on May 23, while the semifinals of the international contest will be held on May 19 and 21. Elnur will perform his mystical contemporary ballad Hour Of The Wolf under the 11th number in the second semifinal.
In 2008, Elnur appeared on “the Eurovision Song Contest” in Belgrade, together with Samir Javadzada, who brought the 8th place to Azerbaijan.
So far, Elnur has been working hard on his music career. Earlier in February this year the singer became the winner of one the most popular TV show “O Ses Turkiye” (The Voice Turkey), setting up a record in the tele-voting history of the show by collecting over a million votes.
In 2003, Elnur won the TV contest “Sing Your Song” which was held in Azerbaijan.