Channel One Russia have selected their entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam. The broadcaster has chosen the band Little Big to fly the flag for the country this coming May. The band will perform in the first half of the first semi-final on the May 12.
Little Big’s song will be announced in the coming week. The band is made up of four members, Ilya Prusikin, Sonya Tayurskaya, Anton Lissov and Sergey Makarov. The group found in 2013 and self-proclaimed punk-pop-rave band, with three albums and nine singles.
Little Big was found in St Petersburg, Russia and have been known for their songs such as Skibidi in 2016 and I’m OK in 2019.
Little Big will be flying the flag for Russia in the first semi-final in Rotterdam on Tuesday 12 May.
Source: Eurovision / Image: C1R
Russia debuted in Eurovision in 1994 and has gone on to be one of the most successful countries in the contest. Since the mid-00s Russia has had a string of strong results including their first and only victory in 2008. Dima Bilan won the contest in Belgrade, Serbia with the song “Believe” taking the contest to Moscow in the following year.