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Candy from Georgia won Junior 2011

Publish Time 2011-12-04 14:31:00


Group Candy from Georgia won the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2011, last night.
Candy received a total of 108 points, with their song Candy Music. The Netherlands finished second with 103 points, Belarus finished third with 99 points. The winner was chosen by the combined vote of televoters and juries all over Europe.

Georgian contenders performed a mixed Georgian-English song at the contest.

The final of the 9th, 2011 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC)was held in Yerevan, Armenia.

The musical event was aired live by First Channel of the Georgian Public Broadcasting (GPB).

Georgia took part in Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2007 for the first time. Georgian Participant, a 13-year-old Mariam Romelashvili qualified for the fourth place in the Contest, which was held in Rotterdam, Netherlands.In 2008 , Group “Wasps”, with their song ,,Bzz” won the Sixth Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Lemesos, Cyprus.In 2009 Group "Princesses", with the song "Blue Bird" qualified for the 6th place in Kyiv, Ukraine.In 2010 Mariam Kakhelishvili, with the song “Mari-Dari” ranked the 4th place in Minsk, Belarus.

(Photo by Gary Breyssem)

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