Interview: Iru (Georgia, Eurovision 2023) at “Israel Calling 2023”

ESCBEAT attended “Israel Calling 2023”.
As part of our participation, we have had the opportunity to interview several artists.

This time, we had the honor to meet Iru.
We talked about her journey to Eurovision, including “The Voice of Georgia 2023“.
Iru talked about the message behind her song, and the meaning of the video clip.
She also revealed who her favorite Georgia entries are in Eurovision history.

Abour Iru

Iru Khechanovi is no stranger to Eurovision!
She is a 22 year-old Georgian pop singer.
Last December, she was one of the song-writers of the song “I Believe“.
The song was performed by Mariam Bigvava as the Georgian entry for Junior Eurovision 2022. Georgia finished in 3rd place in the final.

In 2011, Iru was part of the group Candy who represented Georgia at Junior Eurovision 2011 with the song “Candy Music” and won the contest!

Iru will perform the song “Echo” at Eurovision 2023:

Georgia will compete in the second half of semi-final 2 at Eurovision 2023.
Georgia is set to perform in 11th position after Slovenia and before San Marino.

Don’t forget to visit our full guide to Eurovision 2023: Our Eurovision 2023 homepage

Doron Lahav is 30-year-old, who lives in Israel. Doron has been watching the Eurovision Song Contest since early 2000s. Doron works as a Data Scientist and shows interest in singing and writing.

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