Ukrainian singer MONATIK will open the first semi-final of Eurovision today, May 9, will be the. He will perform the English version of his song "Spinning".

Traditionally, last year's winner opens the competition, that is, Jamala, but the organizers of the contest promise "a lot of surprises."

“Show, that MONATIK will demonstrate at a very high technical level, including branded dance performances and hit notes of the song "Spinning", will not leave anyone indifferent and will make all the audience of the IEC dance,” reads the message.

The organizers say that MONATIK has made a real breakthrough in the Ukrainian music industry in recent years, that's why they entrusted him with such a solemn mission - to open the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv.

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