Germany in the Turkvision Song Contest

Germany participated in the Turkvision Song Contest for the first time at the Turkvision Song Contest 2014 to be held in Kazan, Tatarstan. The German broadcaster, Türkshow Televizyonu [tr] were the organisers of the debut German entry.

Member stationTürkshow Televizyonu [tr]
National selection events
Internal selection
  • 2014-present
Participation summary
Appearances4 (4 finals)
First appearance2014
Best result8th: 2020
Song contest current event.png For the most recent participation see
Germany in the Turkvision Song Contest 2020


On 10 September 2014 it was confirmed that Germany would make their official debut at the 2014 Song Contest to be held in Kazan, Tatarstan.[1] On October 16, 2014, it was revealed that Fahrettin Güneş had been internally selected to represent Germany in Kazan,[2] it was then announced on 7 November 2014 that they band would be singing "Sevdiğim", they were to be joined on stage by NART a Cologne, Germany based dance group.[3] In Kazan, the band did not attend any of the rehearsals due to a delay in receiving a Russian visa.[4]

On 4 January 2015 it was confirmed by the German Head of Delegation that Germany would participate in the 2015 contest.[5]


Table key
Entry selected but did not compete
Year Artist Title Language Final Points Semi Points
Fahrettin Güneş "Sevdiğim" Turkish Failed to qualify
Derya Kaptan "Sessiz Çiğlik" Turkish
No semi-final
Seyran Ismayilkhanov [de] Not announced before cancellation Contest cancelled X
Seyran Ismayilkhanov[6] "Odun"[7] Turkish
No semi-final

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Rau, Oliver (11 September 2014). "Bestätigt: Turkvision 2014 mit deutscher Beteiligung". Retrieved 11 September 2014.
  2. ^ Schneider, Patrick. "Germany: Turkvision artist presented". Retrieved 1 March 2015.
  3. ^ Granger, Anthony. "Germany: Fahrettin Güneş To Sing "Sevdiğim"". Retrieved 1 March 2015.
  4. ^ "". Archived from the original on 2015-02-24. External link in |title= (help)
  5. ^ Granger, Anthony. "Germany: Turkvizyon 2015 Participation Confirmed". Retrieved 1 March 2015.
  6. ^ Granger, Anthony (13 October 2020). "Germany: Seyran Ismayilkhanov To Compete in Turkvision 2020". Eurovoix World. Retrieved 15 October 2020.
  7. ^ Granger, Anthony (2020-11-22). "Germany: Seyran to Compete in Turkvision 2020 With "Odun"". Eurovoix World. Retrieved 2020-11-22.