The next artist to feature in our “Who Is” series for the Junior Eurovision 2018 season is Daneliya Tuleshova from Kazakhstan.
Daneliya Tuleshova was chosen to represent Kazakhstan at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk, Belarus after winning the Kazakh national final selection. Let’s get to know a bit more about her.
Twelve-year-old Daneliya Tuleshova was born on 18th July 2006 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Daneliya is an experienced competitive singer, having represented her country at the Junior New Wave contest back in 2015 in Crimea when she was 9 years old. Since then, she participated in the fourth season of The Voice Kids Ukraine, where she went on to win the contest.
Leading up to the Kazakh Junior Eurovision national final, Daneliya was a favourite to win the contest. On 22nd September this year, the singer and nine other artists took to the stage in Almaty, vying for a chance to represent Kazakhstan at their first ever Eurovision event. In the end, the jury and the public decided that Daneliya Tuleshova would represent the country with her song “Ozine sen”.
Kazakhstan is debuting in the 2018 edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk, Belarus. Following a national final process, it was decided that Daneliya Tuleshova would represent the country at their first Eurovision event with her song “Ozine sen”.