Azerbaijan: Ictimai call for songs

Ictimai TV, public broadcaster of Azerbaijan has called for songs for the final of their Eurovision selection “Milli Seçim Turu”. Currently the semi-final stage of the competition is taking place, which will choose five performers to go to the final of the selection on February 2nd.

The broadcaster is inviting both local and international composers to end prospective songs (demos) to the broadcaster, who will then assign five of the submissions to the five finalists of the selection. The main conditions are that the songs must have not been heard before September 1st, 2010 and must not be any longer than three minutes in length. Demos (along with lyrics) must be sent to

Meanwhile, tonight (starting at 18.00 CET) the second day of the semi-final for the Azeri selection will take place, where all nine semi-finalists will cover a song in the Azeri language.