In a big national final, France has made its decision to send Barbara Pravi to Rotterdam. It has been a very entertaining evening of French music with modern pop songs, some crazy songs, ethnic songs and also some typical French ballads.
This year France will have a national final again. Last year’s singer Tom Leeb, could unfortunately not represent France due to the cancellation of the ESC. Tom Leeb did not want to return 2021 like other singers. A national final in France happened in the years before and should increase the interest and awareness of the French audience.
As always Albania has the very first national final called “Festivali i Këngës” to determine the Eurovision entry. It has been the 59th edition of this show, but for Albania it’s the entry in the ESC, as Albania has debuted in 2004.
First of all in behalf of the entire eurovisionlive.com team we would like to wish everybody a happy New Year. In the rush of the world’s general topic, the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 is on its way as well. How everything will look like we will know in a couple of weeks. Since last year we all know, everything can change and even that an annual contest like the ESC can be skipped.
It seems that the Swedes put everything on card again for the Melodifestivalen 2021. The Swedish broadcaster SVT has published all the singer for the biggest TV show of the year – the Melodifestivalen.
It has been the 18th time in the history of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC), which has been broadcasted live from Warsaw, Poland. But it has also been the first time that none of the participants was able to sing live on stage in Warsaw.
The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 sadly had to be withdrawn due to the corona pandemic. Nevertheless, all the 41 confirmed participating countries from this year have now officially been confirmed again for next year. It’s great to see that there is still a wide enthusiasm among the European countries as well as Australia. How the ESC 2021 is going to look like is still unclear, there are four scenarios, but the contest will take place for sure.