Cords commented on the possibility of participation in the Eurovision song contest

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in photobacteria CordsCords commented on the possibility of participation in the Eurovision song contest© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty the image Bank

The leader of group «Leningrad» Sergey Shnurov has said it has no plans to participate in the Eurovision song contest and did not see the point in this competition. He said this on air of the Latvian radio Baltkom.

«Eurovision is not my game. I’m in this strange sport competition songs are not playing. Not my calling. I do not understand why this is and what it is. The show just rocked and fanned, because the competitive motive now prevails. In fact, the sublimation of hostilities», — said the musician.

Earlier some mass media there have been some suggestions to send as a representative of Russia at Eurovision group «Leningrad». He Cords in early may said that Eurovision is overrated and its significance is «greatly exaggerated». However, the musician noticed that this competition is «not his game». «Actually, I was a tennis player, and this is football,» he added.

The final of the international song contest «Eurovision» was held on the night of 14 may in Kyiv. The vote of the audience and the professional jury the winner was the Portuguese Salvador Collected, second place went to a Bulgarian party Christian Kostov, on the third line turned out to be the singers from Moldova Sunstroke Project. This year Russia did not participate in the contest, as the Russian singer Yulia Samoilova Ukrainian security services have denied entry to the country due to her performances in the Crimea.