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Turkey: TRT confirms absence in Eurovision 2016

National broadcaster TRT has confirmed that Turkey will not return to the Eurovision Song Contest in 2016. TRT states on their Teletext page: “There is currently no intention to return to the contest, even though we still see the relevance of Eurovision.”

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Turkey: TRT says no to return in Eurovision

Turkish broadcaster TRT has told the EBU that they definitely have decided not to return to the Eurovision Song Contest next year. The Turkish broadcaster has released a statement regarding the next contest in Copenhagen.

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Turkey not likely to return in 2014

The chances of Turkey returning to the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014 are slim. TRT-manager Ibrahim Sahin told the Turkish newspaper Radikal that he is only willing to make a comeback if the EBU changes the voting system.

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Turkey: Can Bonomo speaks to ESCDaily at Eurovision in Concert

[cft format=0] During our live coverage from Amsterdam, ESCDaily.com caught up with this year’s Turkish representative, Can Bonomo, in Amsterdam! Can will represent Turkey in Baku this May with his ethnic pop track ‘Love Me Back’. We spoke to him about the song and his preparations for Baku thus far. You can watch our interview with […]

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Turkey: “Love me back” video clip released

[cft format=0] The Turkish representative, Can Bonomo, released the official video clip for his Eurovision entry “Love me back”. The director of the video clip is Can Saban, the director of the photography is Murat Tuncel while the stylist is Umut Eker. Turkey is taking part in the second semi-final that will be held on […]

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Turkey: Can Bonomo’s ‘Love Me Back’ video to premiere March 15th

[cft format=0] The official videoclip for Turkey’s Eurovision entry of 2012, ‘Love Me Back’, will be premiered on TRT Müzik on March 15th, 2012. Turkish representative Can Bonomo has already released a teaser for the video, which can be viewed below; More about Can Bonomo: Can Bonomo began playing guitar at the young age of […]

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Turkey: Can Bonomo presents ‘Love Me Back’

[cft format=0] This evening on TRT, the Turkish representative Can Bonomo presented ‘Love Me Back’ to the Turkish public and worldwide audience able to watch via Eurovision.tv. The broadcast lasted 30 minutes on TRT’s MÜZIK channel, with additionally coverage provided by TRT 1’s main news bulletin. Eurovision.tv streamed the event live, which began at 18:20 […]

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Turkey: Entry to be presented February 22

[cft format=0] TRT has confirmed that the Turkish entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 will be presented on the 22nd of February 2012. Additionally, Eurovision.tv has announced they will stream the live broadcast on the official Eurovision website! The broadcast will last approximately 30 minutes on TRT’s MÜZIK channel, with additionally coverage to be […]

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Turkey: Can Bonomo’s entry decided

[cft format=0] Today Milliyet Gazetesi reports that the Turkish entry to the Eurovision Song Contest was selected several days ago. Listeners have described the entry as being uptempo, with Turkish instruments and rhythms. Last month, TRT announced they selected newcomer to the local music scene Can Bonomo. After three entries were prepared for TRT, a […]

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Turkey: End of February song presentation

[cft format=0] On January 9th, Turkish broadcaster TRT announced Can Bonomo as their representative for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest 2012 and have announced further details today regarding the song selection. Today TRT announced that a total of three candidate entries will be prepared and submitted to the Turkish broadcaster by Bonomo and his team […]

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