MOSCOW, March 12. /TASS/. Singer Yulia Samoylova long been preparing to participate in the Eurovision song contest and hopes to represent Russia at the Eurovision song contest with the song “the Flame Is Burning”. About TASS reported the press Secretary of the singer Elena Lagunkina.

“The goal of Julia is to represent his country at such a big competition. It is the realization of her dream since childhood,” said Lagunkina, noting that the singer is “very happy.”

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According to the representative Samoilova and her team have been negotiating with the First channel about participation in the competition.

“Her involvement and General communication in the First channel lasts for a long time – after she opened the Paralympic games in 2014. The network knew that she wanted to go to Eurovision, and has always been open to this possibility . But since Julia was going to have surgery, the condition was under question. After surgery in October, she confirmed that it is ready to take part in the competition”, – said the press Secretary.

Questions on stage and staging for the competition will decide the channel. “We do rehearse, we tighten English teacher. Julia all in the song, she loves it, says she, about her,” said Lagunkina.

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Singer Yulia Samoylova was born on 7 April 1989 in the city of Ukhta (Komi Republic). In 2013, took second place in the musical project “factor a”. Is the winner of the “Golden star of Alla” (the prize of Alla Pugacheva). Was a member of the opening ceremony of the Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi in 2014, where he performed the song “Together”.

Julia since childhood, wheelchair-bound and has a first group of disability. The love of music the singer instilled in her mother. Julia does not accept the pity in your address and lives a full life.

The semi-finals of “Eurovision” will be held in the Ukrainian capital on 9 and 11 may, the final on 13 may. The main arena will be the international exhibition centre. In “Eurovision-2017” will be attended by representatives of 43 countries.