The ‘New Wave 2018’ International Contest of Young Pop Singers welcomes you from 04 to 09 September, 2018 in Sochi, Russia. This year it is staged at the unique ‘New Wave Hall’ in the Olympic park.


The glorious week of music surprises right in the swing of the velvet season!

Only the brightest stars of the Russian and World show business!

Unforgettable after-parties igniting  the Contest nightlife!

The Contest Program (with provisional updates)

4 September 2018.

Opening Ceremony.

Performing artists and music groups:

Basta, Feduk, Sergey Lazarev, Dima Bilan, Diana Arbenina, Irina Dubtsova, Stas Pieha, IOWA, Intars Busulis, Alekseev, Kristina Orbakaite, Yulianna Karaulova, Alsou, Lev Leshchenko, Jasmin, Alexey Vorobyov, Valeriya, Anzhelika Varum, Leonid Agutin, Maruv and Boosin, Ani Lorak, Basta, Alsou, Alexandr Malinin, Nikolai Baskov, Philipp Kirkorov, Aleksandr Panayotov, DoReDoS, Luis Fonsi

Special guest: singer Luis Fonsi, winner of the American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Latin Grammy Awards.

SUPER AFTER PARTY with Basta и Matrang! 

The beginning is at 21.00. The scene is at the address: Imeretinsky Resort, Olympic Avenue, opposite the Media Center.

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5 September 2018.

A-Studio + Contest Day 1.

All-star performers, including:

Philipp Kirkorov, Alekseev, Mot, A-Studio, The Jigits, Jah Khalib, Leonid Agutin, Yulianna Karaulova, A. Panayotov,  Timur Rodriguez, A.Marshal, Tomas N’evergreen, etc.


SUPER AFTER PARTY with Leonid Agutin

09:00 p.m. – the night stage of the ‘New Wave’  – the evening with the most romantic singer in Russia

Place: Imeretinsky kurort, Olympic prospect, opposite the Main Media Center.

Time: from 09:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

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6 September 2018.

Presnyakov and Contest Day 2

Place of concert: New Wave Hall.

All-star performers, including:

Leps, V.Presnyakov, Leonid Agutin, Anzhelika Varum, Dima Bilan, BURITO, Natalia Podolskaya, A. Ivanov, Yulianna Karaulova, Sergey Lazarev, Ani Lorak, etc.

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7 September 2018

Creative evening of Irina Allegrova.

Place: New Wave Hall.

All-star performers, including:

Irina Allegrova,  G.Leps, Philipp Kirkorov, Igor Krutoy, Valery Leontiev, Lolita, Artik & Asti, A. Panayotov,  A.Lorak, I. Dubtsova, Igor Nikolayev, N.Baskov, Dima Bilan, A-Studio, Slava, S. Lazarev, Jasmin, Intars Busulis, Roberto Kel Torres, L.Agutin, A. Varum, Zara, Alsou, etc.

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8 September 2018

Debut Songs Premiere Night, Contest Day 3

All-star performers, including:

Loboda, Timati, Philipp Kirkorov, Valery Leontiev, BURITO, L.Agutin, I. Allegrova, S. Lazarev, etc.


SUPER AFTER PARTY with Rimati and Egor Krid!

The special ‘New Wave’ night stage will host the exclusive show, stunning sound, mega-hits!

Place: Imeretinsky kurort, Olympic prospect, opposite the Main Media Center.

Time: from 09:00 p.m.

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9 September 2018

Grand Closing and Gala Concert

All-star performers, including:

Basta, E. Krid, Timati, Loboda, P. Gagarina, E. Temnikova, Philipp Kirkorov, Valery Leontiev, A. Vorobiyov, A. Revva, Lolita, Slava, O.Gazmanov, I. Allegrova,Banderos, Valeria, I. Nokolaev, Jasmin, A.  Buinov, A. Lorak, V. Syutkin, Dimash Kudaibergen, Lev Leshchenko, etc.

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Wishing you good luck,


Organizing Committee

of the

‘New Wave 2018’ International Contest

of Young Pop Singers