Ukrainian language in 1934 at the Beauty Language Contest in Paris was recognized as the best, the most melodic and the richest language in the world, took second place after Italian.
In 2012 it was listed in the Guinness Book of Records, where from now on the first place, setting a record for the duration of the musical telethon of the national song.
Only Ukrainian songs were played live for 110 hours without interruption! The previous such record was set by Italy in 2010 in the city of Pesaro - 103 hours 9 minutes 26 seconds. Ukrainians are the singing nation that has created the largest number of folk songs in the world!
Together there are about 200 thousand Ukrainian folk songs. No nation in history has so many songs created by the Ukrainian people themselves.
UNESCO has an amazing collection of folk songs from all over the world. The Fund of Ukraine has 15.5 thousand songs. The second place is occupied by Italy with the number of 6 thousand folk songs.