Singer Yulia Samoylova, who was supposed to represent Russia at “Eurovision-2017”, commented on the victory of the Portuguese artist Salvador Gathered at the Eurovision song contest. She congratulated the musician in his Instagram Sunday, may 14.
@salvadorsobral.music you’re gorgeous! The magical voice and an undeniable victory!?? I’m fascinated ? ☺ this #salvadorsobral #eurovision #alisamilano #like #smile #Drugrelated #friends
“I am very happy that I won Portugal. Salvador Gathered, you’re great!” said Samoilov. In the comments to the posted video, the singer noted that he was fascinated by the magical voice of the Portuguese artist.
The final of “Eurovision-2017” took place in Kiev on Sunday night. 27-year-old Collected maximum points in the voting (382) and the decision of the jury (376), a total of 758. Second place was taken by representing Bulgaria 17-year-old native of Russia Christian Kostov with 615 points, the third — the team of SunStroke Project from Moldova (374 points).
Samoilov did not participate in the music competition due to the fact that the security Service of Ukraine refused the singer’s entrance to the country after her performance in the Crimea. Kiev considers inconsistent with the Ukrainian authorities visit the Peninsula as illegal border crossing.