For the Old New Year. Iryna Bilyk and Elina Ivaschenko performed at a reception with Alexander Lukashenko

Ukrainian singers performed at the gala reception of Alexander Lukashenko (Photo: @ irynabilyk / Instagram)

At a gala reception in honor of the Old New Year, which took place in Minsk on January 15, Ukrainian singers Iryna Bilyk and Elina Ivaschenko performed.

A reception was held at the Palace of Independence in Minsk, hosted by the self-proclaimed President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.

The reception consisted of a solemn and entertaining part. Among the artists who took part in the concert were Ukrainian singers – People’s Artist of Ukraine Iryna Bilyk and young singer Elina Ivashchenko, winner of the vocal show Voice. Children ( 2016), X-Factor ( 2019), and song contests Black Sea Games 2018 and Slovianski Bazaar 2020, according to the Cultural Solidarity Fund of Belarus.

Also at the Lukashenko’s reception, which was held in the style of Evenings on a Farm near Dikanka, Russian pop stars Stas Mikhailov, Valery Syutkin, singer Zara, as well as a former member of the Pesnyary ensemble Valery Skorozhonok, and others performed.