Azerbaijan`s Farid Hasanov wins Turkvision song contest

Mon 23 Dec 2013 01:12 GMT | 05:12 Local Time

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Azerbaijan`s Farid Hasanov has won Turkvision song contest held in Eskisehir, Turkey.

The contest, whose participants are mainly from Turkish or Turkic speaking countries, is co-organized by 2013 Eskisehir Turkish World Capital of Culture Agency, TURKSOY, Anadolu University, and TMB TV channel, AzerTAc reports.

Hasanov, who performed Yasha (Live) song by composer Govhar Hasanzade, secured the win after scoring 210 points.
The Azerbaijani singer received his award from Turkish National Education Minister Nabi Avci.

Gunes from Belarus ranked second with 205 points, while Fazile Ibrahimova of Ukraine collected 200 points to finish third.




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