The third member of the Armenian super group Genealogy has been revealed. Vahe Tilbian will join Essai Altounian and Tamar Kaprelian, with the other three members to be announced at a later date. The band, when fully formed, will comprise of a member from each continent with Armenian heritage and will sing the song ‘Don’t Deny’ at Eurovision in May.
Tilbian was born and raised in Ethiopia, he will represent the continent of Africa in the project. He has been described as an artist with an enthusiastic and bright character. He has a unique style: from rock to techno, from reggae to R&B, from Armenian to Ethiopian, and all that mixed with a lot of Latin music.
Tilbian is ‘…extremely honored, humbled and ecstatic to let you all know that I will be one of 6 artists to represent Armenia at the Eurovision song contest this year in Vienna, Austria.’