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Monday, February 19, 2018

Sergey Lazarev before the final of “Eurovision”: “I am ready to provocations”

In the capital of Sweden is in full swing preparing for the final of “Eurovision-2016”. The representative of our country – Sergey Lazarev there is a huge interest. Hundreds of journalists from different countries are tearing the actor apart. And the traditional holiday parties take it louder than others.

Photo: Yulia Solodovnikova

– I got so warm welcome at the Euroclub, I feel at home. I sang along, shouted, “Sergei!” The atmosphere was just amazing. I was pleasantly surprised by this support from the European fans of the contest, – Sergei told us during official trips arranged specially for the Russian press. The singer’s schedule is very busy, but he could not help but pay attention to compatriots.

In the capital of Sweden it is Sunny and windy, but Lazarev tempered – walking in a t-shirt.

– Lucky with the weather! – smiles Sergei. He tries to appear calm.

Photo: Yulia Solodovnikova

– How to cope with anxiety?

– I try not to think about it, just not to dwell. Yes, it is, this huge burden of responsibility, and he can not escape. But I’m an experienced artist, expect from me a good result which I intend to show. And the excitement only prevents. So to torment myself to nothing.

– This year Russia is of particular interest, there are a lot of provocateurs.

– Yes, a huge number of journalists from different countries are keen to know more about the song, the room, our country. I was ready to provocations. Now open to any questions, they don’t scare me. Calmly refer to the fact that there are detractors. I came here with another purpose. If someone wants to make trouble, but me getting involved is not necessary.

– How you estimate chances of Ukraine and Belarus?

-I didn’t see the rooms, because the representatives of these countries acted in the other semifinal. I heard excerpts of songs I have heard different opinions, but I don’t tend to judge something by someone else’s words.

…On the work of Lazarev’s willing to talk in great detail. He emphasizes that came here not to rest, therefore no shopping and entertainment to ask him it makes no sense. The singer barely has time to eat.

– Managed to try the national dish?

– Of course, I am in Sweden not the first time, tried a lot. But now I try not to eat fatty and fast food. And all-taki on such structures to act! – laughing Sergey. But we see that he is in perfect shape. In parting, we wish him the best of luck in the final, will keep the fingers crossed.

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