Buranovskiye Babushki

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Buranovskiye Babushki
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Buranovskiye Babushki in 2011
Background information
OriginBuranovo, Udmurtia, Russia
GenresPop, ethno
Years active1970s–present
Members
  • Grania Baysarova
  • Alevtina Begisheva
  • Zoya Dorodova
  • Galina Koneva
  • Valentina Pyatchenko
  • Ekaterina Shklyaeva
  • Olga Tuktareva
  • Nikolay Zarbatov
Past members
  • Natalya Pugacheva
  • Yelizaveta Zarbatova

Buranovskiye Babushki (Russian: Бурановские Бабушки, pronounced [bʊˈranəfskʲɪɪ ˈbabʊʂkʲɪ]; Template:Lang-udm, Brangurtyś Pesänajos; meaning "Buranovo Grannies") is a Russian ethno-pop band made up of eight elderly women from the village of Buranovo, Udmurtia.

Buranovskiye Babushki represented Russia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan, where they finished second.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Granny group to represent Russia". BBC News. 8 March 2012. Archived from the original on 28 September 2018. Retrieved 20 June 2018.