Nadir Rustamli

Azerbaijani singer

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Nadir Rustamli
Nadir Rüstəmli
Birth nameNadir Rashid oghlu Rustamli
Born (1999-07-08) 8 July 1999 (age 22)
Salyan, Azerbaijan
Years active2016–present

Nadir Rashid oghlu Rustamli (Azerbaijani: Nadir Rəşid oğlu Rüstəmli,[1] IPA: [nɑˈdiɾ ɾæˈʃid oɣˈlu ɾystæmˈli]; born 8 July 1999)[2] is an Azerbaijani singer. He is set to represent Azerbaijan in the Eurovision Song Contest 2022.[3][4] Rustamli has also won the second season of The Voice of Azerbaijan and has represented Azerbaijan at the Youthvision International Song Contest in 2019, earning a runner-up finish.[5][6]

Early life

Born in Salyan, Rustamli attended secondary school #3 in 2005–2016.[7] In his younger years, he received piano training at the Gulu Asgarov Music School in his hometown. In 2021, Rustamli graduated from the Azerbaijan University of Tourism and Management with a degree in business administration.[8]


Starting in 2017, Rustamli has participated in various contests, including the international student song competition Youthvision in 2019, where he finished second among 21 contestants.[9]

2021: The Voice of Azerbaijan

In 2021, competed in the second season of The Voice of Azerbaijan. In the first round, he sang a cover of "Writing's on the Wall", moving on to the second round with two chair turns. He would then choose to compete on the team of Eldar Gasimov.[10] In the second round, along with fellow singer Amir Pashayev, the two performed a cover of "Beggin'", with Eldar eventually keeping Nadir.[11] In the next round, Nadir sang "Khatiradir", qualifying for the finals. In the final, he sang a cover of "Running Scared", winning the show with a televote percentage of 42.6%.[12]

2022: Eurovision Song Contest 2022

On 16 February 2022, İctimai Television announced that they had internally selected Rustamli to represent Azerbaijan at the Eurovision Song Contest 2022.[13]


  1. ^ ""Səs Azərbaycan" yarışmasının qalibi-Nadir Rəşid oğlu Rüstəmlini TƏBRİK EDİRİK". (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 5 March 2022.
  2. ^ Ozcan (16 February 2022). "Azerbaycan'ı Nadir Rüstemli temsil edecek". Eurovision Turkey (in Turkish). Retrieved 20 February 2022.
  3. ^ "Nadir Rustamli to represent Azerbaijan at Eurovision Song Contest 2022". Baku: Azerbaijan State News Agency. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  4. ^ "Azerbaijan: Nadir Rustamli will fly to Turin!". ESCToday. Baku. 16 February 2022. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  5. ^ ""Səs Azərbaycan" yarışmasının qalibi məlum olub - VİDEO". Oxu.Az (in Azerbaijani). 28 January 2022. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  6. ^ aquaviridis (23 May 2019). "Nadir Rüstəmli "Youthvision"-da Azərbaycanı təmsil edəcək". (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  7. ^ "Nadir Rüstəmli is the chosen of Ictimai for Eurovision 2022". Oikotimes. 16 February 2022. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  8. ^ "Səhər Mərkəzi - Cavid Məmmədov, Nadir Rüstəmli, Eldar Qasımov" (in Azerbaijani). Xəzər Media. 4 February 2022.
  9. ^ "Azerbaijan: Nadir Rüstəmli to Eurovision 2022". Eurovision World. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  10. ^ "Nadirin qalib seçilmə anı!". Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  11. ^ ""Səs Azərbaycan"ın qalibi seçildi — Video". Qafqazinfo (in Azerbaijani). 29 January 2022. Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  12. ^ ""Səs Azərbaycan"ın qalibi bəlli oldu - son xeberler". (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 16 February 2022.
  13. ^ "Azerbaijan: The Voice winner Nadir Rüstemli will sing at Eurovision 2022". Wiwibloggs. 16 February 2022. Retrieved 16 February 2022.

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