After a long period of uncertainty about this year’s hosts, the big secret has been revealed. The choice of the most adequate presenters is quite a task for the host broadcaster, as there is a big responsibility and it also forms an image. In the last two years there were three hosts, before there were only two. The hosts need to be funny, multilingual and popular. to the high amount of functions this might be useful having a third hosts to cover all the necessary tasks.
This year’s hosts have been officially announced by the Azeri broadcaster Ictimai TV: it will be Eldar, Leyla and Nargiz. Last year’s winner Eldar (together with Nikki) will be the most internationally known of these three hosts. With his performance of “Running Scared” together with Nikki, he captured the European hearts by a storm – it was the first victory for Azerbaijan in history. Nargiz has been involved in the allocation draw and is an educated journalist layer and model. Leyla is a TV presenter and has also been seen in many image movies of Azerbaijan concerning culture, food and lifestyle in Azerbaijan on eurovision.tv.