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Turkish Eurovision commentator:”The government is 100% reponsible for our non-participation at Eurovision because low-cut dresses!”

Turkish Eurovision commentator Bülent Özveren appeared as a guest in the Turkish show “BireBir” by 1ANTV. During the show Eurovision was a huge topic. Turkeys whole Eurovision journey was being explained by Bülent Özveren. He told Turkish viewers how TRT chose its artists, how the journey went and exclusive backstage information. During the show the […]

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Inna would like to represent Romania and Turkey at Eurovision!

She’s the Romanian singer who went international with her songs gaining important success abroad from Romania. Now she’s ready to go to Eurovision but not only for Romania but also for Turkey. Inna stated in a recent interview that:”First of all I would like to represent my own country at Eurovision. If it’s going to […]

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TRT gives financial difficulties as reason not to compete at next years contest!

TRT today officially announced that Turkey will not return to the contest in 2018! TRT gave a suprising reason for Turkeys non-participation next year in Portugal. During the meeting within TRT the participation of Turkey at Eurovision was being discussed. TRT announced after the meeting that:”There weren’t any improvements about the complaints of TRT against […]

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It’s official: TRT confirms non-return to Eurovision 2018!

Since the last days there were several rumours that Turkey will return to the Eurovision Song Contet 2018 in Portugal as TRT has a new general director. These rumours seems to be fake once again as both the deputy prime minister and TRT announced today that Turkey won’t return to the contest in 2018. Answering […]

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Hadise:”I would love to represent Turkey again.”

She’s the 2009 Turkish Eurovision representative and has gained much success after her Eurovision entry “Düm Tek Tek” in Turkey and abroad. Currently she’s storming the charts with her new studio album “Sampion” (read more here). But she’s ready to do Eurovision again. In a recent interview with Kral Pop Hadise talked about Eurovision and […]

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MaNga confirms they won’t participate at Eurovision!

Yesterday Turkish fans got a shocked announcement by MaNga hinting that Turkey will return to Eurovision 2018 with MaNga representing Turkey (read more here). However MaNga just announced on Twitter that they won’t represent Turkey next year. They stated in an official announcement that:”Hello. Yesterday after we heard that our country might participate at Eurovision […]

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MaNga confirms Turkeys Eurovision return for 2018!

Speculations don’t end but this time it seems like an official announcement. MaNga announced on their official Twitter page that Turkey will return to Eurovision stating that:”Eurovision. Let’s do it again ;).” This also leads the question if MaNga will represent Turkey once again. Several members of MaNga retweeted the tweet. Social media went crazy […]

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Fatma Turgut to represent Turkey at Eurovision 2018?

The rumours don’t take an end, now Turkish media is reporting that Fatma Turgut is the Turkish representative for the 2018 contest. But TRT doesn’t even confirm their participation so how did the story develope? A few days ago Turkish media reported rumours that Fatma Turgut will represent Turkey at the Eurovision Song Contest after […]

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Sertab Erener: “Turkey will come back to Eurovision next year!”

She’s the only winner of Turkey and the queen of many Turkish Eurovision fans: Sertab Erener, who won the competition in 2003 in Riga and brought the contest to Turkey, Istanbul in 2004. Yesterday Sertab made a rather suprising announcement about the participation of Turkey in Eurovision 2018. During her Instagram live session one of […]

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Turkey: TRT has a new general director! You can bring Turkey back to Eurovision! (Call for Action)

Since 2013 TRT, the Turkish national broadcaster doesn’t participate at the Eurovision Song Contest stating that they disagree with the BIG 5 rule and the 50% jury voting system. Since then there were several rumours about a possible Turkish return, none of them became reality unfortunately. However in 2015, as TRT got a new general […]

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