Mina Blažev will represent F.Y.R. Macedonia with the song 'Dancing Through Life'. The singer was born in 2003 in Skopje. Her parents say that Mina first started singing before she could even speak!
Despite only being 14, Mina has very a wide range of experience of performing. Her biggest achievement was winning the special Pearl Award at the Ezerski Biseri international music festival earlier this year. Mina was also part of a talent show called Pink Stars which is very popular in the Balkan region. To date, she has received a total of seven first prizes, three second and one third prize in national and international competitions. She’s currently attending singing classes at the Zvezdicki Music Academy.
Besides performing, being on stage and loving music, Mina is fond of dancing, she loves travelling, meeting different people, visiting countries and experiencing different cultures. Her inspiration comes from her family, friends and nature but the biggest inspiration for her music comes from her idols Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber. Watch the official video for her song, Dancing Through Life, below.
In September Mina won the Macedonian national selection for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017, receiving the highest score from the jury. Mina to represent her country she’s aiming for an excellent performance that will make her country proud. Mina also expects to make lifetime friendships with the other contestants at the Junior Eurovision and she is sure that they will all enjoy the experience in Georgia.