It has been revealed that Serbian singer and composer, Zeljko Joksimovic, who represented Serbia and Montenegro in 2004, composed Bosnia and Herzegovina's Eurovision entry in 2006 and composed the Serbian song in 2008 will compose Belarus' entry for the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest. Belarus will be represented by Irina Dorofeeva who has known Zeljko for 11 years. President Lukashenko of Belarus expressed his delight that Joksimovic will be playing a part in Belarus' Eurovision entry.
The announcement ends months of rumours that Zeljko Joksimovic will compose Serbia's entry for this year's contest. Zeljko is currently holidaying in France with his girlfriend and 2008 ESC co-host Jovana Jankovic.