Russian popular singer Joseph Kobzon believes that it is necessary to oblige the Russian TV channels and radio stations broadcast Patriotic music programs. He told about it TASS.
According to the artist, for this channels, you must allocate sufficient public funding.
"In the regions there are groups, Amateur reborn somewhere. But a political solution is necessary to give them the opportunity, you need to Fund the channels properly and get them to transmit high — quality product," - said Kobzon.
He noted that a similar system operates in France, where the law establishes a minimum of 80 percent of domestic production in the television and radio.
"We also need such a law, because there is nothing to listen to," added the singer.
On Thursday it was reported that the Deputy of the state Duma from party "Fair Russia" Oleg Nilov called for support for the Russian equivalent of "Eurovision" music contest "Dobrovideniye", one of the founders of which is Kobzon.
Earlier, in March, when it became known about the plans of the security Service of Ukraine to close the entry of the Russian participant of "Eurovision-2017" Yulia Samoilova, the actor called for a boycott of international competition and "not to shame, not to go hat in hand to these American puppets".
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