With four days to go until voting closes in the Russian selection Rutger Garecht currently leads with over 30% of the vote.
Rutger Garecht is currently leading the online vote for the Russian selection for Junior Eurovision 2020. The singer has received 30.76% of the votes cast so far as is followed by Sofia Feskov (22.53%) and Sofia Kirsenko (15.93%). Currently Duet “LittleZ” are in the last place having received just over 1% of the votes cast to date.
The voting percentages as of 20:00 CEST are as follows:
- Sophia Tumanova – Bolshe sveta (More light) – 5.57%
- Sofia Feskova – Moy novyy den (My new day) – 22.53%
- Sergey Filin and Veronica Litovchenko – V trendakh TikTok (In TikTok Trends) – 3.42%
- Artem Fokin – Vozmi moyu ruku (Take my hand) – 4.84%
- Sofia Shkepu – Alise – 4.26%
- Arseny Slesarev – Chto ty nadelala, baby? (What have you done, baby?) – 4.19%
- Rutger Garecht – Doroga – moya suba (The road is my destiny) – 30.76%
- Duet “LittleZ” (Mikhail Koval and Polina Koroleva) – Pervaya lyubov (First love) – 1.04%
- Sofia Kirsenko – Prosto zhit (Just live) – 15.93%
- Artem Morozov – Leti (Fly) – 5.87%
- Genych (Gennady Pereverdiev) – Nastroyeniye Panda (Mood Panda) – 1.58%
You can vote now here using a VK, OK, Mail.ru or Yandex account, voting closes on the September 24. The Russian national final will be recorded on September 25 with the show being broadcast on September 26.
Image Source: Rutger Garecht
Russia debuted in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2005 and has participated in the contest every year since. Russia won the contest for the first time in 2006 when they were represented by the Tolmachevy Twins with the song “Vesenniy jazz”, who scored a total of 154 points. Russia had never finished outside of the top 10 in their time at the contest until 2019, and have finished second twice, fourth four times and fifth once. At the 2017 contest in Georgia, Russia won the contest for a second time represented by Polina Bogusevich and “Wings”.