France: Alma selected to sing ‘Requiem’ in Kiev

France has announced their representative for Kiev. After a fantastic result last year, with Amir, France will be looking to better that result with Alma and her song Requiem.

Following the international success in 2016 of Amir and his song J’ai cherché, France have chosen another solo artist for 2017. Alma will be singing Requiem composed by Nazim Khaled, the same composer behind J’ai cherché.

I’m deeply honoured to have been selected to represent my country, France, at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest”, said Alma. “I strongly hope to count on the public’s love and support to deliver the best performance possible.

Alma – France’s representative at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

Alma will give her first exclusive interview tonight on Alcaline on France 2, where a section of her state of the art video will be premiered. Tomorrow she will be promoting the song at the Victoires de la Musique. But below uyou can already see a first live performance of the song ‘Requiem’