"It's kind of funny, and I don't understand what all the fuss is about... I don't know, to me somehow it's strange," said the singer in interview to TV program "Vesti on Saturday".

12 March it became known that Yulia Samoilova will represent Russia at the musical contest "Eurovision-2017" in Kiev with the song Flame is burning.

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine called on to prosecute Samoylova for visiting the Crimea.