Russia has again chosen to internally select their artist, and the announcement was made during the Russian National Music Awards, where Russia’s now Eurovision 2016 participant, Sergey Lazarev was announced as the Singer of the Year.
At this point, not much news has been released other than that Sergey will be representing Russia. He took to his Instagram to comment on the contest, saying ‘Dear friends! I am really happy and honoured to represent my country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016! I am looking forward to this exciting experience and I hope you will all love my song as much as I do. Wish me luck! Thank you.’
Stay tuned for more news on the Russian song, but for now, let’s take a look at some of Sergey’s most popular songs: