Armenia – Today the Armenia broadcaster announced that its representative for Eurovision 2016 would be Iveta Mukuchyan. AMPTV also announced a contest for songwriters for Iveta’s entry song for ESC 2016.
Here’s the reveal video:
“I’m very happy, thankful and honoured to be chosen by the Public TV Company of Armenia to represent Armenia in Eurovision 2016. I love Eurovision and it’s amazing to get a chance to represent my country on the big stage. Your support is very important to me, so I hope you will be next to me on this responsible and important journey.” said Iveta.
Iveta Mukuchyan was born in 1986 in Armenia. When she was 5 years old her family moved to Germany, but after living there for 20 years Iveta decided to come back to her motherland, Armenia.
Iveta studied at the State Conservatory after Komitas in Yerevan. In 2012 she participated in the “Voice of Germany” reaching all the way to the live shows.