Azerbaijan in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest

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Member station İTV
National selection events Junior (2012)
Internal Selection (2013)
Participation summary
Appearances 2
First appearance 2012
Last appearance 2013
Best result 7th: 2013
Worst result 11th: 2012
External links
Azerbaijan’s page at
Song contest current event.png For the most recent participation see
Azerbaijan in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2013

Azerbaijandebuted in the Junior Eurovision Song Contestin 2012.[1] In 2008, İTVannounced that Azerbaijan would take part in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2008 in Limassol, but then withdrew before the contest, because there were too few candidates for the national selection and consequently canceled its debut. After taking part in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2013, Azerbaijan withdrew from the contest, because of the poor results and has not participated since.


Table key

 1st place   2nd place   3rd place   Last place

Year Artist Song Language Place Points
2012 Suada Alakbarova & Omar Sultanov “Girls and Boys” (Dünya Sənindir) AzerbaijaniEnglish 11 49
2013 Rustam Karimov “Me and My Guitar” Azerbaijani, English 7 66
Did not participate between 2014 and 2016


Broadcasts and voting[edit]

Commentators and spokespersons[edit]

The contests are broadcast online worldwide through the official Junior Eurovision Song Contest website and YouTube. In 2015, the online broadcasts featured commentary in English by editor Luke Fisher and 2011 Bulgarian Junior Eurovision Song Contest entrant Ivan Ivanov.[2] The Azerbaijani broadcaster, İTV, send their own commentary team to each contest in order to provide commentary in the Azerbaijani language. Spokespersons were also chosen by the national broadcaster in order to announce the awarding points from Azerbaijan. The table below list the details of each commentator and spokesperson since 2012.

Year(s) Commentator Spokesperson
2012 Konul Arifkizi Leila Hajili
2013 Lyaman Mirzalieva
2014 No broadcast Did not participate

Voting history[edit]

The tables below shows Azerbaijan’s top-five voting history rankings up until their most recent participation in 2013: