“Mon Ami” the Russian entry for Junior Eurovision 2021 is currently undergoing a revamp in Moscow.
Tanya Mezhentseva is currently in the recording studio in Moscow recording a new version of “Mon Ami”, her entry for Junior Eurovision. Tanya was chosen as the Russian representative for Junior Eurovision 2021 on Tuesday having won the nation’s national selection which will be broadcast tomorrow evening.
The revamped version of “Mon Ami” is being worked on by Alex Davia who has previously worked on a number of Eurovision Song Contest entries. He was the author behind Moldova’s 2007 and 2012 entries, while he also produced the nation’s songs in 2009 and 2010.
The date on which the revamped version of the Russian entry will be revealed has not yet been announced.
Russia placed 10th in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 represented by Sofia Feskova. Russia was 10th with both the public and juries scoring exactly 44 points from each vote.
Image Source: JuniorEurovision.tv | Source: Tanya Mezhentseva
Russia made its debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2005 and has participated in the contest every year since. The country 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”.