Public broadcaster ORF has released the names of nine candidates for the national final in Austria on the 12th of February. The tenth participant will be chosen on Facebook on January the 14th.
Nine out of ten participants of the Austrian national final have been confirmed this morning. They are:
Bella Wagner – Weapons Down
Elly – I’ll Be Around (Bounce)
Farina Miss & Céline Roscheck – Sky Is The Limit
Lia Weller – Runaway
LiZZA – Psycho
Orry Jackson – Pieces In A Puzzle
Sankil Jones – One More Sound
Vincent Bueno – All We Need Is That Love
ZOË – Loin d’ici
Note that ZOË was also taking part in Austria in the preselection last year. One last candidate is still missing in the above list. The Facebook users will take this decision on January the 14th, when you can visit the official ORF Facebook site on that day, and vote for your favourite.
The show will be broadcast live on February 12th at 20:15 CET. The presenters will be Andi Knoll, Austria’s well-known Eurovision commentator, and Alice Tumler, one of the hosts of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. The decision who will fly the Austrian flag in Stockholm will be taken jointly by an expert jury and televoting.