Turkey: Artist revealed in January

TRT, the Turkish broadcaster has today announced the artist that will represent them at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest will be revealed in January using their internal selection format. It is also expected that the song choice will be made during the same month.

There is always speculation regarding the Turkish participant and once again this year several sites have reported that Tarkan, one of Turkey’s major singers will represent the country although this news is most likely once again false.

Turkey received their second best placing at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest with maNga winning their semi final and coming second place in the grand final itself.