Ukraine: Oleksandr Balabanov releases the music video of his JESC 2020 song ‘Vidkryvay’
Oleksandr Balabanov the Ukrainian Junior Eurovision 2020 representative has released the offivcial music video of his entry ‘Vidkryvay’ .
Oleksandr Balabanov will be defending the Ukrainian colors at the upcoming JESC 2020 as he won the national selection and will be performing the song ‘Vidkryvay’ which means ‘Open’ in Ukrainian. Now the official music video of his entry has been released.
A few words about Oleksandr
The 13-year-old act was born in Donetsk. He began singing from the age of 4 in a folk singing group! When he reached 8 yo, he moved to the capital of Kyiv with his parents so he can attend the music classes at the art school there in order to develope his talent as a pop vocalist as well.
He has won about 40 national and internations festivals and competitions already and is fluent in English already, all while studying German and Turkish as well! He has been a finalist in the Ukrainian preliminary round for the JESC twice, namely in 2018 and 2019. In addition, he won the Slavianski Bazar Kids in 2018 and made a successful appearance at the Ukrainian The Voice Kids.
Meanwhile Oleksandr will be the first male act to represent Ukraine at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest since 2009, when Andranik Alexanyan represented the country in the edition Timur Miroshnychenko hosted!
Watch below the music video of Olekksandr’s JESC entry: