Ukrainian broadcasters STB and UA:PBC have announced that they will continue with their national final format Vidbir to select their Eurovision act in 2019.
There are no artists with a history as lead artist at the Eurovision Song Contest in the line-up for the Albanian preselection Festivali i Këngës 57. The annual competition will take place between the 20th and 22nd of December.
After a couple of years with internal selections of their Eurovision artist, Croatia will return to the national final format of Dora, which has been used in the past a lot.
For the first time in history, Australia will have a national final to select their act for the Eurovision Song Contest. Eurovision – Australia Decides will take place on the Gold Coast in February 2019 in a series of live performance shows on Friday 8 [read more…]
Australia will compete on the Eurovision stage for the fifth time in a row, after confirmation of their participation in Tel Aviv 2019 was revealed by the outgoing SBS CEO to TV Tonight.
RTÉ has announced it is inviting songwriters and performers, who have a proven track record of success in the music industry, to submit a song to be considered to represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest next May. With that announcement, they confirm that they [read more…]
Broadcaster GPD will use the talent show Georgian Idol to pick their singer to represent Georgia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. The winner of the talent show will be the singer for Tel Aviv 2019.
Portugal will once again use the Festival da Canção format to select their act for the Eurovision Song Contest in 2019. The amount of songs in the songs however will be narrowed down from 26 to 16 participating entries.
Iceland will pick their song for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 on the 2nd of March. Söngvakeppnin 2019 will contain ten songs, two less than in the previous years.
RTVE has announced the 18 artists that will take part in Operación Triunfo, the talent show that will give us the Spanish act for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. The participating artists are between 18 and 25 years old.