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[UPD] Norway plans five-semi showcase in 2020 as MGP expands

The Norwegian national broadcaster NRK is reportedly planning a five-semi showcase of talent from across the Nordic nation for its Melodi Grand Prix in 2020, according to escsverige. The long-running selection format has selected Norway’s entry to the Eurovision Song Contest in every year of the country’s participation except 1991, but few years have seen as vast a selection as …

Switzerland: Selection process announced for 2020

After Switzerland achieved their best result since 1993 in Tel Aviv, it comes as no surprise that the national broadcasters of the Central European country are going for the same process to select their song for Eurovision 2020. 🎉Start of the Swiss selection for #ESC2020! Click here for details: 👇https://t.co/Q4QlYInqUj 🇨🇭 #Switzerland #Schweiz #Suisse #Svizzera #Svizra #Eurovision #srfESC #SRF #RTS …

Eurovision 2020: What’s this host city? (Episode 1 – Den Bosch)

With the race for hosting Eurovision 2020 hotting up, our editor and video correspondent (and conveniently one of the Dutch members in our team) Roy has taken it upon himself to teach Europe about the potential host venues for next year’s contest. Today, we have released the first episode in the mini-series, where Roy takes a look at the capital …

Slovakia: No return in 2020 due to “lack of interest”

Slovakia will sadly not be making a return to the Eurovision family in 2020 due to a lack of overall interest in the contest from artists and the Slovakian audience, according to a Eurovision site in the neighbouring Czech Republic. Confirming the news to eurocontest.cz, the press spokesperson of the Slovakian national broadcaster RTVS, Erika Rusnáková, states that the “proportion …

Belgium: The Voice finalist Wannes Lacroix “wants to do Eurovision”

We are barely a week away from the Eurovision 2019 final ending but already artists in countries across Europe are looking ahead to 2020. One such artist, according to HLN in Belgium, is the 16 year old finalist of this year’s The Voice van Vlaanderen, Wannes Lacroix. In the interview, posted yesterday before the show’s conclusion this evening, the young …

Bulgaria: Decision on 2020 participation after BNT elections in July

The Bulgarian Eurovision delegation has confirmed that they will know more about the situation for 2020 and the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 after elections for a new director general of BNT take place in July. The public broadcaster responsible for sending a Bulgarian artist to the contest pulled out from 2019 due to financial concerns and the fact that …

Montenegro: Head of delegation wants expanded Montevizija in 2020

In an interview conducted by esckaz with the Montenegrin head of delegation, Sabrija Vulić, the intention to extend the competition was revealed. Vulić said “My intention next year is to make a big concert,is maybe with 20 songs. Why? This competition is a chance for young musicians to introduce themselves to the public.” This also served as a confirmation that …

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