Armenia has chosen: Iveta Mukuchyan will represent the country at Eurovision 2016 in Stockholm.
“I’m very happy, thankful and honored to be chosen by the Public TV Company of Armenia to represent Armenia,” Iveta commented.
“I love Eurovision and it’s amazing to get a chance to represent my country on the big stage. Your support is very important to me, so I hope you will be next to me on this responsible and important journey.”
The Public TV Company of Armenia has announced an open contest for songwriters from all over the world. Entries can be submitted by Email to [email protected] no later than November 13. More details can be found on the official Armenian Eurovision website.
Iveta Mukuchyan was born in 1986 in Armenia. When she was 5 years old her family moved to Germany, but after living there for 20 years Iveta decided to come back to her motherland, Armenia.
Iveta studied at the State Conservatory in Yerevan. In 2012 she participated in the talent show The Voice of Germany where she made it all the way to the live shows. Today, Iveta is a well-known and loved singer-songwriter on home ground, and acts as a role model for many young women. She definitely is an eye-catching and dynamic artist.