According to Eurovision-Spain, TVE, the national broadcaster in Spain, have released the further 5 names to complete the line up for Objetivo Eurovisión.
The first nine acts in Israel have made it through to the next round of The Next Star of Eurovision in Israel. This talent show is used as the format to pick the Israeli entry for Kiev.
Lindita will be translating her song Botë into English. She won Albania’s Festivali i Këngës final on the 23rd December and today, on the 26th December, she made the announcement to change the language of her song.
In the next few hours, Albania will be first nation to choose its Eurovision 2017 participant ánd song in the final of Festivali i Këngës 55. You don’t have to miss anything and follow our liveblog by editor Sadie Trent here!
PBS, the Maltese public broadcaster have announced the final 16 who are to compete in the Maltese National Final in February. Among the 16 finalists, some of the big names include Firelight-singer Richard Edwards, Brooke Borg and Fabrizio Faniello’s sister Claudia.
Bulgaria have once again chosen to select their act internally. BNT confirmed this on their Eurovision twitter account. Whoever is selected will have big shoes to fill, because of Poli Genova’s high score in Stockholm last year.
Ireland have internally selected Brendan Murray as the Irish participant for Kiev next year. RTE, the Irish broadcaster collaborated with UK X Factor judge Louis Walsh to choose the Irish participant.
The London Eurovision Party 2017 will take place on April 2nd. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the event. Yesterday, the organisers announced the details for what will be the first Pre party event of 2017.
Eesti Laul revealed the first 10 songs last week. Now ERR, the Estonian broadcaster has released the final 10 today. Several previous Estonian national final entries are back to try again.
The Italian Broadcaster, RAI, has released the names of the artists that will take part in San Remo 2017. They were revealed at the same time on broadcast on RAI1. They will compete in the final of the Campioni-section of San Remo.