EUROVISION-2015: VAHETBILISYAN FROM ETHIOPIA HAS BECOMETHE THIRD MEMBER OF THE BAND “GENEALOGY”
by Karina Manukyan
Monday, February 23, 18:15
Vahe Tbilisyan from Ethiopia has become the third member of the band
“Genealogy” to represent Armenia at Eurovision-2015.
During his music career Vahe was a member of bands such as “The
Motley Singers” (as the leading tenor),251 Band (as the backing
vocalist), Eshee Havana. In 2011 he reached the finals of the show
“Big Brother Africa”. In 2012 his single “Don’t Stop” was presented
at the competition “Armenian Pulse Music Award” and came in the third
place according to the online voting results.
In the same year Vahe released his album “Mixology”. This young talent
from Ethiopia has been the leading singer of the Zemen Band for the
past 2 years.
Besides Vahe French singer Essai Altunyan and Tamar Karapetyan from
the USA will perform as members of the band “Genealogy”. The name of
the fourth member of the band will be announced on February 27. Young
performers of Armenian descent from 5 continents will form the band
(Europe, Asia, America, Africa and Australia), as well as from
Armenia. “Genealogy” will perform the song “Don’t Deny”.
The finals of Eurovision-2015 will take place in Vienna on May 23.
Armenia will participate in the first semi-finals of the competition
on May 19.