On the lead up to the 2021 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which is been held in Paris, we are looking back at all the countries to have participated in the Contest and their histories – past and present. Today we start Armenia’s story.
Armenia debuted at the 2007 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Arevik participated with “Erazanq”, finishing in 2nd place and 136 points.
Monica Manucharova represented Armenia at the 2008 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, in Limassol, Cyprus. She participated with “Im ergi hnchyune”, finishing in 8th place and 59 points.
Luara Hayrapetyan represented Armenia at the 2009 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, in Kyiv, Ukraine. She participated with “Barcelona”, finishing in 2nd place and 116 points.
Vladimir Arzumanyan represented Armenia at the 2010 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, in Minsk, Belarus. He participated with “Mama”, finishing in 1st place (their best position) and 120 points.
Dalita represented Armenia at the 2011 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, in Yerevan, Armenia. She participated with “Welcome to Armenia”, finishing in 5th place and 85 points.
We will be back tomorrow with the second part of Armenia’s Junior Eurovision story and the second & final part of Bulgaria’s Junior Eurovision story. Let us know what you think about Armenia and the Junior Eurovision Song Contest – either in the comments below or on our FACEBOOK and TWITTER pages.
Author: Richard Taylor
Source: Eurovision Ireland