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Representative of Azerbaijan reaches Eurovision final

Representative of Azerbaijan reaches Eurovision final

The second semi-final of the 66th International Eurovision Song Contest 2022 was held in Turin (Italy), in which the representative of Azerbaijan Nadir Rustamli performed. Nadir Rustamli's contest entry is called Fade To Black, its …

Drake mentions Alexander Ovechkin in his new verse

Drake mentions Alexander Ovechkin in his new verse

Canadian rapper Drake has collaborated with Future since 2011, and their most recent songs have topped the charts and amassed a large number of streams. So it’s only natural that Future would include Drake on his upcoming …

Mugham "Zabul-Segah" to be performed in Baku

Mugham "Zabul-Segah" to be performed in Baku

Soloists of the International Mugham Center - Honored Artists of Azerbaijan Ilkin Ahmadov and Beyimxanim Veliyeva will perform "Zabul-Segah" mugham. The concert will be held at the International Mugham Center in Baku on April …

Baku to host Days of Baroque

Baku to host Days of Baroque

Baku will host the Days of Baroque music festival. The events will be held at the Azerbaijan State Muslim Magomayev Academic Philharmonic Society, the State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, the Hall of Chamber and Uzeyir Hajibayli Organ Music …

Sony Music and Warner Music Group leave Russia

Sony Music and Warner Music Group leave Russia

The world's largest record companies Sony Music and Warner Music Group announced the suspension of activities in Russia due to the situation in Ukraine. "We have suspended operations in Russia and will continue to support the …

Foreign musicians cancel concerts in Russia

Foreign musicians cancel concerts in Russia

According to the concert agency SAV Entertainment, Moscow concert of Franz Ferdinand scheduled for July 1 has been canceled, the Green Day concert, which was supposed to take place on May 29, has been canceled. Iggy Pop and …

Imanbek's concert to be held in the USA

Imanbek's concert to be held in the USA

World famous Kazakh DJ Imanbek will perform in the USA on May 20. The organizers of the event note that the concert will take place in Colorado at the Temple Denver. The announcement of the upcoming show was published on …

Eurovision winner cancels tour due to pandemic

Eurovision winner cancels tour due to pandemic

The Italian band Måneskin, the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2021, will not go on a European tour, which was supposed to take place in the near future.  "We are very sorry", the group's leader Damiano …

Armenian girl wins Junior Eurovision 2021

Armenian girl wins Junior Eurovision 2021

Malena of Armenia has won the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Paris with the Qami, Qami (Wind, Wind) song. Malena, 14, scored 224 points in the contest’s finals on Sunday. It is Armenia’s second win. An …

Abba reunite for first new album in 40 years

Abba reunite for first new album in 40 years

Swedish supergroup ABBA announced their first new album in four decades and said they would stage a series of virtual concerts using digital avatars of themselves in London next year. The album "Voyage" will come out on Nov. …

Taliban to ban music in Afghanistan

Taliban to ban music in Afghanistan

The Taliban (terrorist group outlawed in Russia) will ban music in Afghanistan and require women to travel with a male chaperone, despite claims the group will be more liberal than the brutal regime of 20 years ago. The Taliban …

Muslim Magomayev would have marked his 79th birthday today

Muslim Magomayev would have marked his 79th birthday today

The outstanding Azerbaijani and Russian singer, composer, People's Artist of the USSR Muslim Magomayev would have marked his 79th birthday today. The Russian Information and Cultural Center in Baku will celebrate his …

Krasnodar listens to Stravinsky

Krasnodar listens to Stravinsky

Today and tomorrow, on July 10-11, Igor Stravinsky's compositions will be performed in Krasnodar, the press service of the Krasnodar administration reports. Classical music is playing in the city on weekends at the …

Ilham Aliyev dances on Jidir Plain in Shusha (VIDEO)

Ilham Aliyev dances on Jidir Plain in Shusha (VIDEO)

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev danced on Jidir Plain in Shusha. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who arrived in Azerbaijan on an official visit, was in Shusha on June 15. In Shusha, with the organizational support …