Armenia: Aram Mp3’s exclusive video interview

by Sanjay (Sergio) Jiandani 259 views

We fly all the way to Yerevan, the majestic Armenian capital city in order to meet up with Aram Mp3, the multi talented Armenian Eurovision 2014 representative for a tête à tête.

We bring you Aram Mp3′s first international interview, after his Eurovision Song Contest participation in Copenhagen last May.

We got the chance to meet up with this year’s bookies’ pre contest hot favorite Aram Mp3 for an exlusive video interview. Aram’s interview was recorded in a studio specially for ESCToday on the eve of his 18 November concert in Yerevan.

In the interview Aram Mp3 talks about his Eurovision experience, how his life and career have changed since Eurovision, his immediate career plans and his forthcoming new single and videoclip Help, his concerts and his upcoming new album. Aram goes on to say that Eurovision gave him great international exposure and thanks to it he has got to meet many people. He has made friends with the 2014 Montenegrin representative Sergej Ćetković, , with whom  he has kept in touch since Copenhagen. His last 2 concerts on 13 and 18 November were completely sold out in Armenia. He will be giving one more concert this month on 27 November. He he even hints that he might return to Eurovision one day!

Aram Mp 3 is amongst Armenia’s most sought after artists today, he has gained much fame and popularity at home thanks to his great talent and skills. The Armeninan Eurovision star is not only a singer, but a comedian, actor, musician and lyricist.

Aram Mp3’s latest song and videoclip Help is scheduled to be released  soon  on his  official youtube channel. Garik Papoyan has written the lyrics of the song and Aram Mp3 has composed the melody. Help will be included in Aram Mp3’s forthcoming solo album.

Aram was welcomed with great honours back in Armenia after his Eurovision experience in Copenhangen last May. The Armenian superstar has been busy preparing his forthcoming new music projects and has travelled to the USA and Russia. He has also attended several television shows and celebrations in Yerevan. He appeared on the Armenian edition of the internationally acclaimed talent show The Voice.

In 2014 Armenia opted for an internal selection in order to select its Eurovision act and entry.  Aram Mp3 flew the Armenian flag at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen with his entry Not Alone, achieving an honorable 4th placing in the grand final.

Armenia debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2006 with Andre and is yet to win the contest. Armenia’s best result at the Eurovision Song Contest is held by Sirusho’s 4th placing in 2008 with Qele Qele and  Aram Mp3’s 4th placing in 2014 with Not Alone. Armenia has competed 8 times in Europe’s favorite television show and has achieved great success, hence placing in the TOP 10 in the final 6  times (2006-2010) and in 2014.

Cover photograph editing: Jessica Weaver
Video montage editing: Robin Scott
Video Interview Recording: Aram Mp3 team

ESCToday would like to thank Aram Mp3 and his management for this video interview.

Stay tuned to for more news on Aram Mp3, Armenia and the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest.