Natalia Gordienko has announced via her official Instagram that she will be singing Sugar at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Rotterdam, flying the flag for her home country Moldova. It’s still uncertain when we will hear Sugar for the first time, but Natalia hinted in her Instagram post that it would be in Spring.
Who is Natalia Gordienko?
Natalia Gordienko is a Moldovan singer and dancer from the capital city Chișinău. In 2006, she represented Moldova at the Eurovision Song Contest held in Athens alongside Arsenium and Connect-R with Loca, scoring 22 points and 20th place in the final.
In 2020, she won the Moldovan national final for Eurovision O melodie pentru europa with her song Prison and was due to represent Moldova at the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam that May but due to the COVID-19 pandemic the contest was cancelled. It was later confirmed that Natalia would stay as Moldova’s representative for the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest.
You can watch Prison below alongside Claudia’s interview with Natalia and of course Andy’s reaction!
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