There are 28 artists left on the shortlist in Moldova. These acts will perform their songs in an audition round, and 16 of them will advance to the semi final of „O Melodie Pentru Europa“.
In our aftermath of the Eurovision Song Contest we have reached the top 3 of the contest in Kiev. And Moldova booked a podium place for the first time in their history. Something that gave Sunstroke Project an “Order of Honor” in their country.
The group SunStroke Project will represent Moldova at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, making their comeback after taking part in 2010 as well. Their song ‘Hey Mamma’ was the winning entry in O Melodie Pentru Europa this Saturday.
Eight candidates in Moldova will battle for a ticket to the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev this night. In the line-up we see SunStroke Project as one of the biggest contenders to win O Melodie Pentru Europa.
SunStroke Project reached the final of Moldova’s national selection process ‘O Melodi Pentru Europa’. The act, that represented the country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2010, was among the top eight acts of the semi final on Friday.
Another artist has decided to withdraw from the preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest in Moldova. This time it is Boris Covali, one of the early favourites, who steps down for personal reasons.
The 14 acts that will take part in the national final in Moldova have been announced. Sunstroke Project (ESC 2011) are in the line-up. UPD: Constantin Cobilean has been disqualified and Irina Kit withdraws.
39 songs will battle it out in an audition round in Moldova on Saturday, where they will be narrowed down to fourteen acts that will take part in the semi final. Broadcaster Teleradio Moldova released the list of the lucky 40, including SunStroke Project.
Moldova has decided to shorten down its format for O Melodie Pentru Europa. Instead of two semi finals and a grand final, broadcaster TRM now announces that there will be only one semi final.
A record amount of 43 countries would have taken part in Eurovision 2016, but Romania was disqualified from the contest. Broadcaster TVR has some high debts with the EBU, and they were therefore excluded at the last minute. Their financial problems are not unique.