BTRC has announced that Belarus 3 will be airing 15 years of national selections for Junior Eurovision in the build up to this years contest.
From November 5 until November 23 Belarus 3 will be airing the Belarusian national selections for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The channel will show all of Belarus’ Junior Eurovision selections between 2004 and 2018, as part of the broadcasters build up to Junior Eurovision 2018.
The shows will be broadcast on weeknights from 22:15 local time, and will chart the history of Belarus in Junior Eurovision. Belarus is one of just two countries to have participated in every edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. They are also one of a handful of nations to have always held a national selection to select their participant for the contest.
Daniel Yastremski is representing Belarus on home soil at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018. He will be performing the song “Time” on November 25 in Minsk.
Source: Eurovision Belarus
Belarus debuted at the first edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2003, and have been present at every contest since. To date, Belarus have won the contest twice – first in 2005 with Ksenia Sitnik and her song “My Vmeste”, which received 149 points, and the second time in 2007 with Alexey Zhigalkovich and his song “S Druz’yami”, which received a total of 137 points. Their worst entry came from Egor Volchek and his song “Spjavajtse So Mnoj” in 2004, which received only 9 points. Belarus have placed in the top 3 a total of 5 times to date.