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Samra is best known for being Azerbaijan’s representative at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2016. Her song “Miracle” was internally selected for the country to compete in Stockholm. Having made the grand final, eventually Samra finished in 17th place.

Prior to her participation at Eurovision, Samra appeared in both the Turkish and Azerbaijani version of The Voice. In the latter she eventually finished in third place coached by Manana Japaridze before being selected for Eurovision just days after the series concluded.

Samra has since recorded several songs including her latest single “Queen” which was released in 2020. | Find out more about this artist and others like them at

Eurojury is the flagship broadcast of Showcase, celebrating the music of the Eurovision Song Contest with juries of up to 180 entertainment industry professionals. Rob Lilley has hosted the televised event since the fourth edition in 2016, succeeding Josh Dubovie and Linda Martin during the show's time as a radio broadcast. Eurojury is known for producing an accurate simulation of the results likely to be seen at the Eurovision Song Contest in May and is often used by bookmakers and broadcasters as a guide and prediction of the grand final result.

Azerbaijan at the Eurovision Song Contest

Azerbaijan debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2008, they were represented by Elnur & Samir with the song “Day After Day”, they finished 8th in the final. In 2011 Azerbaijan won the Eurovision Song Contest represented by Ell & Nikki and their song “Running Scared”. The song scored a total of 221 points, receiving only three sets of 12 points from Malta, Russia and Turkey. In 2018 Azerbaijan failed to qualify for the final for the first time, having previously had a 100% qualification record. | Find out more about this artist and others like them at

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