Armenian Broadcaster AMPTV have today confirmed their participation in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 and have also revealed their brand new selection process.
The new project is called “Depi Evratesil” (To Eurovision) and will comprise a 3 month long music competition, where Armenia’s previous Eurovision contestants will search for their successor.
Head of Press for AMPTV, David Tserunyan, has told ESCBubble “If you are Armenian or of an Armenian heritage, 16 years and older, if you think you have something to show to the world and if you’ve ever dreamed of rocking that big stage of Eurovision, then it’s your time to shine! The call for applications starts on 6th of July.To register for the auditions you must fill in and submit the online application at www.eurovision.am before 23:59 (Armenian time) on 25th of August.“
The winner of Depi Evratesil will get a chance to represent Armenia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017
Armenia finished 7th in the Final of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with Iveta Mukuchyan and “LoveWave”