‘My Friend’ is the title of the song that Jacques Houdek will sing in Kiev to represent Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. The song is due to be released in the coming weeks, but the singer has already released a Social Media campaign.
Jacques Houdek will be singing for Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev. He tried to represent his country a couple of times before in the past, but has now been selected internal to go to Ukraine in May.
The European Broadcasting Union is deeply concerned about the threat to public broadcaster HRT in Croatia by plans to make a reduction of the licence fee part of the negotiations to form a new government.
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.