Kalush (rap group)

Ukrainian rap group

Kalush is a Ukrainian music band. They make hip hop, folk and rap music. They named the group after their hometown of Kalush.

Background information
GenresHip hop, folk and rap
Years active2021–present
LabelsColumbia Records

Eurovision Song Contest Edit

The group formed a project named the Kalush Orchestra to enter the competition Vidbir (the winner of Vidbir represents Ukraine at Eurovision) They were runners-up in the competition.

However, the winner, Alina Pash, was later disqualified from representing Ukraine in Eurovision. As runners-up, Kalush Orchestra were selected to represent Ukraine in the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 in Turin.

They won the final with the song "Stefania".[1] They later performed it at the Eurovision Song Contest 2023.

References Edit

  1. Smith, David (28 March 2022). ""We have hope it will work out" — Oleh Psiuk says Kalush Orchestra still want to sing in Turin". Wiwibloggs. Retrieved 12 May 2022.