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AsiaPacific Song Contest
General logo APSC
General Logo

Abbrev.

APSC

Founded

June 2017

Origin

Netherlands Netherlands

Editions

19 (as of January 2020)

Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/asiapacificontest/

AsiaPacific Song Contest, often shortened to APSC is an online song contest on Instagram since June 2017. The contest is hosted on the account @asiapacificontest by Flag of NetherlandsFlag of Russia Mark, Flag of Greece Tasos and Flag of Spain Juan who form the APSC Team.

Each country's head of delegation gets to select an entry for each edition either by internal or national selection. Then the countries get to vote for the Grand Final to determine the winner of the edition means the entry with the most votes.

OriginsEdit

The first ever AsiaPacific Song Contest started on 3rd June 2017. It was held in Kyrgyzstan; the first ever country to host the APSC! Twenty nine nations took part in the first edition each submitting one entry to the contest.

WinnersEdit

Ed Country Artist Song Points Margin Runner-up &
Third place
#01 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Jamala "I Believe In U" 118 9 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
Turkey Turkey
#02 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Saida "Chitti Gul" 146 16 Singapore Singapore
Israel Israel
#03 Taiwan Taiwan MinChen "Change" 135 10 Turkey Turkey
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
#04 South Korea South Korea Taeyeon "I" 163 0 India India
Mongolia Mongolia
#05 Tajikistan Tajikistan Manizha "Lyustra" 214 44 Australia Australia
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
#06 Georgia Georgia Cira "Hun Bun" 146 27 Afghanistan Afghanistan
South Korea South Korea
#07 Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea Sheppard "Coming Home" 173 0 Turkey Turkey
Hong Kong Hong Kong
#08 Armenia Armenia Sirusho "PreGomesh" 160 16 Russia Russia
Cyprus Cyprus
#09 Russia Russia Sonya "Uhodi" 167 18 Turkey Turkey
Thailand Thailand
#10 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Luina "Hey Yo!" 137 0 Mongolia Mongolia
Taiwan Taiwan
#11 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Crystalz "Sen Sulu" 187 35 Vietnam Vietnam
South Korea South Korea
#12 Taiwan Taiwan (G)I-DLE "Hann (Alone)" 156 15 Japan Japan
Cyprus Cyprus
#13 Australia Australia PNAU "Go Bang" 172 25 Turkey Turkey
Northern Cyprus Northern Cyprus
#14 Japan Japan IZ*ONE "La Vie En Rose" 172 28 Israel Israel
India India
#15 Israel Israel Dotan "Numb" 184 33 Russia Russia
Singapore Singapore
#16 Laos Laos The Naked And Famous "Higher" 125 7 Armenia Armenia
Japan Japan
#17 South Korea South Korea EVERGLOW "Adios" 148 8 India India
Israel Israel
#18 Lebanon Lebanon Nina Abdel Malak "Eza Hajarta" 146 6 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
Israel Israel
#19 Cyprus Cyprus Charis Savva "Krifto" 145 17 Australia Australia
Israel Israel

HostingEdit

Ed Host city Slogan Arena Capacity Entries
#01 Flag of Kyrgyzstan Bishkek "Rising Sun" Kyrgyz State Circus 1,700 29
#02 Flag of Kyrgyzstan Osh "Asiavision" Suyumbayev Stadion 12,000 32
#03 Flag of Uzbekistan Tashkent "Gather Together" Bunyodkor Stadium 34,000 39
#04 Flag of Taiwan Taipei "Dare To Change" Taipei Arena 15,000 41
#05 Flag of South Korea Jeju City "We Are United" Jeju Stadium 20,000 42
#06 Flag of Tajikistan Dushanbe "An'Ana" State Circus Tajikistan unknown 42
#07 Flag of Georgia Tbilisi "#Enhance" Tbilisi Sports Palace 11,000 40
#08 Flag of Papua New Guinea Lae "Unity In Diversity" Sir Ignatius Kilage Sports Stadium 1,500 42
#09 Flag of Armenia Yerevan "Learn To Blossom" Demirchyan Arena 8,000 42
#10 Flag of Russia Volgograd "Rise Up!" Volgograd Arena 45,600 42
#11 Flag of Kazakhstan Almaty "Alash!" Ice Complex Almaty Arena 12,000 41
#12 Flag of Kazakhstan Aktobe "Play!" Central Stadium Aktobe 13,200 42
#13 Flag of Taiwan Kaohsiung "#IMAGINE" Chungcheng Stadium 30,000 39
#14 Flag of Australia Sydney "Go Bang" The Dome 10,000 39
#15 Flag of Japan Tokyo "Rise" Saitama Super Arena 37,000 41
#16 Flag of Israel Haifa "Mazal Tov" Sammy Ofer Stadium 35,000 39
#17 Flag of Laos Vientiane "Beyond Dreams" New Laos National Stadium 25,000 30
#18 Flag of South Korea Seoul "Move" Gocheok Sky Dome 25,000 30
#19 Flag of Lebanon Lebanon "Mabrouk" Sidon International Stadium 22,600 30

RulesEdit

Participation Edit

  • You must have an active Instagram account with 100 followers at least in order to participate and follow the main account:

@asiapacificontest

  • You are banned from the contest if we find out that you participate with more than one account or misbehave.
  • If you fail to confirm in one edition, you will miss that edition. However, if you fail to confirm 3 times in row, you will be out of the contest.

Countries Edit

  • Every independent state from Asia and Oceania is allowed. (Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Tahiti, Guam, New Caledonia, Palestine and Hawaii are allowed as well).
  • Every participant has the right to confirm the country they represented in the previous edition, swap or change for the upcoming edition. Each edition 30 countries take part.

Songs Edit

  • The song you're choosing mustn't be 10 years older.
  • Eurovision entries are not allowed. Songs from a country's Eurovision national final are allowed.
  • Remixes are not allowed. Official remixes are allowed.
  • Covers are not allowed. Official covers with more views on YouTube than the original song are allowed.

Artists Edit

  • The artist (solo, featuring or group member) of the chosen song must be living in, born in, have career or have parents who are from the country you represent.
  • Disbanded groups can participate.

VotingEdit

Each participating country awards one set of 8–1,10,12 points to their 10 favourite songs via direct message. In case of the country not being able to deliver the voting, back-up voters are used to replace it. Back-up voters 'climb' 3 places on the Waiting List every time they vote.

If you fail to vote you will receive 1 strike. 3 strikes mean you're out of the contest.

There have been several ties during the contest. In case of a tie between two or more countries, the country that received points from the most countries wins the tie. However, if the countries received points from the same number of countries, the number of 12 points is counted and if they are still tied it goes on until the tie breaks.

ResultsEdit

The results are made with ScoreWiz.

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