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Bulgaria: BNT looking for “a delicate mixture” for their 2018 act

Bulgarian broadcaster BNT has provided more details towards their strategy to be successful again at the Eurovision Song Contest. In 2018, they are looking for “a delicate mixture of а very good performer, interesting voice, the right song and an attractive visual presentation.”

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Bulgaria: Internal selection despite bigger plans

It hardly comes as a surprise, but Bulgarian broadcaster BNT will once again pick their artist for the Eurovision Song Contest internal. They will handpick their act for Lisbon.

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Bulgaria: Future Eurovision participation in jeopardy

It is not sure whether Bulgaria is able to take part in the Eurovision Song Contest and Junior Eurovision Song Contest in the near future. The state broadcaster BNT has published their uncertainty on Twitter this Thursday morning.

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Aftermath 2017 (13): Kostov in tears after missing out on Bulgarian victory

We are nearing the end of looking at the aftermath of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. Today’s episode is about the best result ever for Bulgaria, with Kristian Kostov who got close to victory.

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Tonight: Bulgarian top favourite wants to reach second half of the final

Kristian Kostov is the clear favorite to win the second semi final tonight. The Bulgarian teenager is currently in third place to win the entire contest with the bookmakers behind Italy and Portugal. However, qualification will not be the only thing on his mind during tonight’s show.

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Eurovision 2017: Sacha Jean-Baptiste talks about her four (!) acts

It is a busy week for artistic director Sacha Jean-Baptiste. This year she has done the staging for four countries at the Eurovision Song Contest: Australia, Armenia, Bulgaria and Georgia. We talked to her about the plans for these nations.

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Bulgaria: Artistic director “honoured to work with Kristian”

Sacha Jean-Baptiste is the artistic director for Bulgaria this year. After the first rehearsal of Kristian Kostov, there were a lot of compliments for her staging, as Bulgaria revealed themselves as a candidate for a top result in Kiev.

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The Shortlist (7) Bulgaria

Who are the big favorites for Kiev? In the next couple of weeks we will highlight some interesting participants, based on the odds they have been given by the bookmakers. This week we are providing a shortlist of countries that lead the board in the second semi final. Today’s report is about Bulgaria.

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Bulgaria: Youngster Kristian Kostov selected for Kiev

Kristian Kostov will represent Bulgaria at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. He has been selected internally by broadcaster BNT with the song ‘Beautiful Mess’, which can be heard here.

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Bulgaria: Internal selection after public call out for songs

Bulgarian National Television has launched a call for co-producers and labels who would like to submit potential projects for Eurovision 2017. The deadline to apply is 20 January. The projects received will be judged by an internal commission at BNT, representatives of the music industry and international focus group of Eurovision experts.

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