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By Pete Devine


One of the difficult things about this year's Eurovision Song Contest is that it is going to be harder than ever to pick the winner.

However, singer-songwriter Sevak Khanagyan could well make it right to the top barring any last minute fall in the semi-final in Lisbon.

The song Qami, is a very straightforward entry, but the unknown as yet, is whether Sevak can transform it live on stage into something much more.

The Metsavan born singer began his education in music aged 7 at the Kursk Cultural College before embarking on higher education at the Moscow State Classical Academy.

In 2015, Sevak set his singing career all of a sparkle in two big TV competitions The Glavnaya Stsena and The Voice of Armenia.  

However, it was his victory in the Ukrainian edition of The X Factor that earned him the recognition of fans with his original song Don’t Be Quiet. 

It led to a solo concert tour through the country and to other countries, including Russia.

Since 2017, Sevak has recorded several major hits, including When We Are Together, Don’t Be Quiet and My Oxygen. In 2017 he became a vocal coach on the Armenian version of The Voice.

In February of this year Sevak was chosen to represent his country in Armenia.

Previous Years

2017 - Artsvik "Fly with Me"

2016 - Iveta Mukuchyan "LoveWave" - 7th place (249 points)

2015 - Genealogy "Face the Shadow" - 16th place (34 points)

2014 - Aram Mp3 "Not Alone" - 4th place (174 points)

2013 - Dorians "Lonely Planet" - 18th place (41 points)

2012 - Did not enter

2011 - Emmy "Boom Boom" - Failed to qualify

2010 - Eva Rivas "Apiricot Stone" - 7th place (141 points)

2009 - Inga & Anush "Jan Jan" - 10th place (92 points)

2008 - Sirusho "Qele Qele" - 4th place (199 points)

2007 - Hayko "Anytime You Need" - 8th place (138 points)

2006 - Andre "Without Your Love" - 8th place (129 points)

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