A group of Kazka took third place in the national selection for Eurovision-2019, refused to participate in a music competition. This is stated on the group page in Instagram.
“We want and would consider it an honor to represent Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest. We have invested in this desire a lot of effort, energy, time. We went for it in the national selection. But we don’t need to win at any cost. Our mission is to unite people with their music, not to sow discord. Therefore, the proposal MEMO we have a clear answer: we’re not going to 2019 to Eurovision”, – stated in the message.
At the same time, according to the musicians, they are ready to represent Ukraine at the contest next year if they choose.
Who will now represent Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest is not yet known. At the same time, the NOTE admits that the song contest “Eurovision-2019” may not be representative of Ukraine.
We will remind, earlier it became known that Maruv will represent Ukraine at the song contest “Eurovision-2019”, despite the victory in the final of the national selection. The singer and “Aspirine” could not agree on a contract, which Maruv refused to participate in the contest. The singer was criticized, she goes on tour in Russia, and demanded to cancel tour in Russia.
She Maruv called the Eurovision song contest is too politicized contest. Learn more about the singer Maruv here.
Later, a group of Freedom-jazz, took second place in the national selection, also refused to participate in a music competition.