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France: Alma selected to sing ‘Requiem’ in Kiev

France has announced their representative for Kiev. After a fantastic result last year, with Amir, France will be looking to better that result with Alma and her song Requiem.

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France: Broadcaster will select internally again

Broadcaster France 2 will once again select the French Eurovision act internally. There will however be an open call for songs this year, starting today, according to a tweet from Head of Delegation Edoardo Grassi.

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Aftermath 2016 (7): Amir giving France its revival

In Aftermath we look back at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016, covering the biggest and most newsworthy stories the contest gave us. Today we take a look at the French revival, with a top 10 placing thanks to Amir’s “J’ai Cherché”.

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Posted in Stockholm 2016, Homepage, France

Amir: ‘We have a lot of work to do’

The French delegation was not completely happy with their first rehearsal of ‘J’ai Cherche’ last Friday. On his press conference afterwards, Amir admitted there is still a lot of work to be done.

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The Shortlist (10): France

Who are the big favorites for Stockholm? 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 the four countries that lead the board who have automatically qualified to the final.

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France: Amir is ‘touched by the reviews’

For the first time in years, France appears to be one of the favourites for a high score at the Eurovision Song Contest. We spoke with singer Amir and the positive comments he is getting: “ I am really touched by the reviews.”

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France: Eurovision version of J’ai cherché presented

At the end of February, French public broadcaster France 2 announced the singer Amir Haddad as their representative for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. Today, the three minute Eurovision version of his song J’ai cherché has been presented.

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France: It is Amir Haddad for Stockholm

French public broadcaster France 2 has announced the singer Amir as the French representative in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. His song J’ai cherché has been aired on the major radio stations in France and has already become a hit.

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France: Song presentation on March 12th

We will know which song will represent France at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 on March 12th. French broadcaster TV France 2 has announced that date on Twitter.

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France: 280 applications in search for ‘modern song’

French broadcaster France 2 has received 280 applications for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest 2016. Nathalie André, head of entertainment, has told so in an interview with Télé 7 Jours. She also told that France is looking for a more modern song.

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Posted in Stockholm 2016, Homepage, France

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