Russia at Eurovision-2017 in Kiev will be represented by singer Yulia Samoilova with the song Flame Is Burning.
This was on the basis of the selection was announced by the Russian “First channel”.
“Julia — original singer, charming girl and experienced contestant. A music career requires a huge emotional and physical stress that very few people under force. Admire what Julia reaches on the way,” — said the head of the Russian delegation in the contest Yuri Aksyuta .
It is noted that Samoilov independently wrote the music and lyrics to his songs. From childhood, she is wheelchair-bound and has 1st group of disability.
We will add that Russia will perform in the 2nd semifinal on may 11.