Armenia Comes Second in Junior Eurovision 2016

Anahit Adamyan (left) and Mary Vardanyan represented Armenia in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (Source: ArmRadio)
Anahit Adamyan (left) and Mary Vardanyan represented Armenia in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (Source: ArmRadio)

Anahit Adamyan (left) and Mary Vardanyan represented Armenia in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (Source: ArmRadio)

VALLETTA, Malta (ArmRadio)—Armenian representatives Anahit Adamyan and Mary Vardanyan came second in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2016, announced Eurovision’s official website on Sunday.

Ten-year-old Mariam Mamadashvili of Georgia won the title of the competition.

Adamyan and Vardanyan were chosen through an internal selection by the creative team of the Public TV Company of Armenia. Tarber was composed by Nick Egibyan, lyrics were written by Avet Barseghyan.

Georgia has won the competition for the third time, setting a new record for Junior Eurovision. Georgia scored a total of 239 points from the international expert and the kids juries in addition to the result from the Expert Panel.

Armenia’s Adamyan and Vardanyan finished second with 232 points with Italy’s Fiamma Boccia in third place with 209 points.

Seventeen countries participated in the competition.

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