Babkin, the singer explained why she tours in Russia

Певец Бабкин объяснил, почему гастролирует в РФ

Babkin said that the activists just wanted to cause trouble and was not inclined to dialogue

According to the singer, part of the earned money in Russia, he gave to charity, including to the ATO.

The singer Sergey Babkin, whose concert in Lviv was derailed by radicals, said that to continue to tour Russia in 2014 was his balanced position.

“Touring in Russia: first, I believe that 10 thousand people who are singing songs in the Ukrainian language in the centre of Moscow is a victory for Ukraine,” – Babkin wrote on his page in Facebook.

Babkin said he performs in Russia for politicians and the elite, only for people who, even after concerts, “I apologize for the actions of their government”.

“We believe it is incredibly important during the domination of the propaganda to support these people and show them real Ukraine, but not the one they served in their TVs”, – said the singer.

According to the contractor, it will not travel to Russia for the money, in addition a part of the earnings are always donated for charity (in particular, to orphanages and to the ATO zone), preferring not to advertise it.

“Speech in the Crimea: Yes, we really acted in Crimea in 2014 that year, but played in the Ukrainian Crimea, drove him from the mainland Ukraine and continue to believe: “Crimea – Ukraine”. At our concert the people were raised Ukrainian flags, and autographs, we wrote people “Glory to Ukraine”, – said Babkin.

Recall that the concert of Sergey Babkin in Lviv on Saturday, 7 October, was cancelled. The event was canceled after a long period of protests and failed negotiations the artist and musicians with the protesters.

The people promise to start returning from Monday, October 9.