Azerbaijan confirms participation in Vienna!
It has been announced by Azeri national broadcaster, Ictimai, that Azerbaijan will participate the in Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria.
For 2015, Azerbaijan will choose their representative with a national final called “Milli Secim Turu.”
In 2014, Azerbaijan participated with Dilara Kazimova and “Start a fire,” which received their worst place ever in history of participating, landing at 22nd in the Grand Final.
Azerbaijan is one of the most successful countries in Eurovision since their debut in 2008, achieving five Top-5 placings in their seven participating contests. They won the contest in 2011, held in Dusseldorf, with song “Running Scared” by Ell & Nikki, resulting in their hosting of Eurovision 2012.