The main song of Victory Day will be sung in 100 languages
08 May 2020
As part of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, an international cultural and patriotic event “Victory Day in different languages” will be held on May 9 in all regions of Russia and beyond.
The event will bring together people who would like to perform the legendary song “Victory Day” in their native language. For this purpose, website pobeda-2020.ru will provide an interactive panel with karaoke feature and lineal translation of the lyrics into the languages of the peoples of Russia and former USSR states as well as other countries of the world (more than 100 languages in total).
In addition to the performance itself, the participants of the event will be able to record a video of their own performance of the song on the website, send it via the link and post it on their social media. Following the results of the event, a competition will be held - the best videos will be shown on the central TV channels and social media.
For the first time ever and specifically for the event, the legendary song was translated into all the main languages of the peoples of Russia, the former USSR states, Europe and Asia (more than 100 literary translations in total).