Sergey Lazaretto: Vladimir Trefilov / RIA Novosti
Russian singer Sergey Lazarev, who represents Russia at the Eurovision song contest, compared to the international song competition with the world Cup. His words bring “news”.
On the question of whether the holding of “Eurovision” of the money that it invests in the host country, the artist answered: “a world Cup is not costly to carry out? From events of this magnitude depends on the prestige of the country.”
“I think the championship we all felt an incredible upsurge of patriotism,” — said Lazarev, noting that even his human not interested in football, was filled with pride. The singer assured that it would be great if the song contest will be held again in Russia.
“We are generally a very hospitable people and always waiting for the guests with joy. We have such a feature — we are the last to surrender, if only the guest was satisfied,” he concluded.
On may 11, the actor spoke about the challenges he had to face during the rehearsal rooms to the “Eurovision-2019” in Israel. The contest will be held from 14 to 18 may in tel Aviv. Lazarev will represent Russia with the song Scream.
Video, photo All from Russia.