Cyprus: Minus One to perform at fundraising gig

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The 2016 Cypriot representatives at the Eurovision Song Contest, Minus One, will be performing at a special charity gig this weekend.

Limassol Marina, in collaboration with the Bank of Cyprus, will be hosting the first annual Fighting Cancer with Music event, a fundraising event in support of The Cyprus Anticancer Society.

The event which starts at 11:00 local time (10:00 CEST) on Sunday 24 April will include a number of fundraising activities for people of all ages and will later be followed by a concert in the evening.

Starting at 19:00 local time (18:00 CEST), the concert event will feature performances from Cypriot band Lopodites alongside the Cypriot representatives at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest, Minus One. Entry to the concert is free with donations and proceeds of the event all going towards The Cyprus Anticancer Society.

Find out more about Sunday’s fundraising day via the Facebook event page.

Minus One will represent Cyprus in Stockholm at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with their entry Alter ego. The band will compete in the first semi-final on the 10 May in which they will perform in 11th position in the running order.