Armenia JESC 2019: Karina Ignatyan to Junior Eurovision with her entry “Colours of your dream”
For a second consecutive year , Armenia determined its Junior Eurovision entry through the show Depi Mankakan Evratesil. Big winner of the Armenian national final is Karina Ignatyan and will defend the Armenian colors in Gliwice-Silesia.
The Armenian national final Depi Mankakan Evratesil saw a total of 10 candidates compete for the ticket to Poland. The outcome of the national fina was determined by the public vote, a children’s jury and an international committee of experts. Eventually Karina Ignatyan was crowned winner performing her entry Colours of your dream, which received a total of 138 points leaving just 3 points behind Vardan Margaryan.
Listen to Armenia’s Junior Eurovision 2019 entry below:
The Junior Eurovision story so far
Armenia participated first time in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2007. The country has scored remarkable successive results as it has achieved a top 3 placing 7 times . Armenia won the contest back in 2010 with Vladimir Arzumanyan with his song Mama. Even on their first participation, the country almost won the competition with Arevik and her song Erazanq which finshed just one point from the top. The worst result came in 2008 with the entry Im Ergi Hnchyune, performed by Monica Manucharova, who finished 8th.
Last year national final winner, L.E.V.O.N, represented the country with his entry L.E.V.O.N which finished 9th in the final that took place at Minsk Arena, Belarus.