While his Genealogy band mate Essai Altounian works towards selecting the next Armenian Eurovision entry on national selection show Depi Evratesil, Vahe Tilbian has been busy in the recording studio. The singer has unveiled the video for his new song. Check it out below!
The song is a ballad and is entitled ‘Mot U Heru Im Hayastan’. Although residing in Ethiopia, Vahe is originally from Armenia and deliver the song in his native tongue.
Genealogy were a six piece band made up of Armenian diaspora from all six continents of the world. Their song ‘Face the Shadow’ had to have a title change from ‘Don’t Deny’ after it faced criticism for alluding to the Armenian genocide of 1915, which is rule of Eurovision strictly prohibiting overtly political content. The song went on to finish 16th in the 2015 edition of Eurovision.