Manevra have been announced as the act that will represent the host nation at Türkvizyon 2013. The act was internally selected to represent Turkey at the contest. The group is made up of İlkay Sipahi, Ekrem Yıldırım, Fatih Konka and Serkan Esencan. The announcement was made by the Governor of Eskişehir who told the press that:
Manevra was chosen. TRT tv representatives made the choice we wanted. Turkvizyon Song Contest is actually a brotherhood project. Currently all Turks in the world interest and relevance more. 24 countries were in attendance. Inshallah we’ll make a nice start in Eskişehir. every year in the country of the Turkish World Capital of Culture made this song contest We hope to continue our solidarity and unity.
The group have risen to fame in Turkey through their songs that feature in a number of TV shows in Turkey. Their song has not been announced, however you can listen to one of their songs “Güneşi Beklerken” below: