The first quarterfinal of Eesti Laul 2022 has taken place this evening with ten acts competing for five places in the semi-final. The acts this evening were formed of 5 songs in English and 5 songs in Estonian. Five qualifiers were chosen, three songs were selected by the public and two by a jury.
The ten acts that competed this evening were, the qualifiers are starred***:
Traffic – Kaua veel (For a Long Time) Jaagup Tuisk – Kui vaid (If only) – Jury qualifier*** Kéa – Everytime Fiona and Me – Feel Like This Peter Põder – Koos lõpuni (Together until the end) Stig Rästa – Interstellar – Televote qualifier*** Maian – Meeletu (Crazy) – Jury qualifier*** Little Mess – Hea päev (Good day) Boamadu – Mitte kauaks (Not for long) – Televote qualifier*** Evelin Samuel – Waterfall – Televote qualifier***
On the jury were:
Sissi – Past Eesti Laul participant Synne Valtri – Past Eesti Laul participant Egert Milder – Past Eesti Laul participant Maiken – Songwriter Olav Osolin – Specialist in advertising and television Bert Järvet – Presenter of Raadio 2 Vaido Pannel – Presenter of Sky Plusi Andres Puusepp – Presenter of Star FM
Preview videos of the 5 qualifiers:
Jaagup Tuisk – Kui vaid (If only) - https://youtu.be/8YzFW5IgJPQ
Boamadu – Mitte kauaks (Not for long) - https://youtu.be/ghTjwI6GXY4
Evelin Samuel – Waterfall - https://youtu.be/e8OYxsgRsI4
Estonia: First Quaterfinal results.Source: https://tinyurl.com/97nbhehfThe first quarterfinal of Eesti Laul 2022 has taken place this evening with ten acts competing for five places in the semi-final. The acts this evening were formed of 5 songs in E
SVT, the Swedish national broadcaster has revealed the remaining 14 artists that will compete in Melodifestivalen 2022.
The second half of the Melodifestivalen 2022 artists were revealed this evening. The artists are:
Malou Prytz – “Bananas” Lisa Miskovsky – “Best to Come” Browsing Collection – “Face in the Crowd” Anna Bergendahl – “Higher Power” MEDINA – “In i dimman” (Into the fog) Robin Bengtsson – “Innocent Love” Tenori – “La stella” (The star) Shirley Clamp – “Let There Be Angels” Lancelot – “Lyckligt slut” (Happy ending) Tone Sekelius – “My Way” Alvaro Estrella – “Suave” (Smooth) Malin Christin – “Synd om dig” (Sorry for you) Angelino – “The End” Lillasyster – “Til’ Our Days Are Over”
Two former Swedish representatives feature in the artists revealed today. Anna Bergendahl represented Sweden in 2010 with “This Is My Life”, where she failed to qualify to the final. Robin Bengtsson represented Sweden in 2017 with “I Can’t Go On”, finishing fifth in the final.
Those artists will join the following artists that have already been revealed:
Anders Bagge – “Bigger Than The Universe” Laimoo – “Bluffin” Faith Kakembo – “Freedom” Linda Bengtzing – “Fyrfaldigt hurra!” (Four times hurray!) Danne Stråhed – “Hallabaloo” Cornelia Jakobs – “Hold Me Closer” Cazzi Opeia – “I Can’t Get Enough” Samira Manners – “I Want to Be Loved” Omar Rudberg – “Moving Like That” Klara Hammarström – “Run to the Hills” Tribe Friday – “Shut Me Up” Theoz – “Som du vill” (As you want) Niello & Lisa Ajax – “Tror du att jag bryr mig” (Do you think I care) John Lundvik – “Änglavakt” (Angel guard)
Sweden: Melodifestivalen 2022 Line-Up CompleteSource: https://tinyurl.com/3h9sd36sSVT, the Swedish national broadcaster has revealed the remaining 14 artists that will compete in Melodifestivalen 2022.The second half of the Melodifestivalen 2022 arti
Ana Mena Elisa Dargen D’Amico Gianni Morandi Donatella Rettore con Dittonellapiaga Noemi Highsnob + Hu Le Vibrazioni Sangiovanni Massimo Ranieri La Rappresentante di Lista Emma Achille Lauro Michele Bravi Iva Zanicchi Rkomi Fabrizio Moro Mahmood ft. Blanco Giusy Ferreri Irama Giovanni Truppi Aka7even
Italy: RAI unveils the Sanremo 2022 candidatesSource: https://tinyurl.com/yckp33t3The 2022 Sanremo candidates: Ana Mena Elisa Dargen D’Amico Gianni Morandi Donatella Rettore con Dittonellapiaga Noemi Highsnob + Hu Le Vibrazi
Czech Republic: ESCZ 2022 songs and artists revealed
1. We Are Domi – Lights Off 2. Giudi – Jezinky 3. Annabelle – RUNNIN’ OUT OF F* TIME 4. Elis Mraz – Imma Be 5. The Valentines – Stay Or Go 6. Emma Smetana ft Jordan Haj – By Now 7. Skywalker – Way Down
Click on the song link in the website to hear the song.
Czech Republic: ESCZ 2022 songs and artists revealedSource: https://tinyurl.com/239psrhz 1. We Are Domi – Lights Off 2. Giudi – Jezinky 3. Annabelle – RUNNIN’ OUT OF F* TIME 4. Elis Mraz – Imma Be 5. The Valentines – Stay O
Netherlands: S10 will fly to Turin with a Dutch song!
I have found a live performance of S10 but must warn there are flashing and strobing in the video: https://youtu.be/STDX9bGl7wk
Netherlands: S10 will fly to Turin with a Dutch song!Source: https://tinyurl.com/2p8ct4a5I have found a live performance of S10 but must warn there are flashing and strobing in the video: https://youtu.be/STDX9bGl7wk
Azúcar Moreno – “Postureo” (Posing) Blanca Paloma – “Secreto del agua” (Secret of water) Chanel – “Slo mo” Gonzalo Hermida – “Quién lo diría” (Who would say it) Javiera Mena – “Culpa” (Fault) Luna Ki – “Quiero Morir” (I want to die) Marta Sango -.”Sigues en mi mente” (You stay in my mind) Rayden – “Calle de la llorería” (Crying street) Rigoberta Bandini – “Ay Mama” (O Mum) Sara Deop – “Make you say” Tanxugueiras – “Terra” (Land) Unique – “Mejores” (Better) Varry Brava – “Raffaella” Xeinn – “Eco” (Echo)
The entries will be released on 23 December 2021.
Spain: Benidorm Fest 2022 Participants RevealedSource: https://tinyurl.com/yckp88apThe competing artists and songs are: Azúcar Moreno – “Postureo” (Posing) Blanca Paloma – “Secreto del agua” (Secret of water) Chanel – “Slo m
Australia: Final Four Artists for Eurovision Australia Decides 2022 Revealed
The 10 acts to compete in Austrailia Decides 2022 are as follows:
Seann Miley Moore Voyager Australia Charley Jude York PAULINI Jaguar Jonze Isaiah Firebrace Sheldon Riley G-N!tion Andrew Lambrou
An 11th act will be chosen and added to the lineup above at a later date.
Australia: Final Four Artists for Eurovision Australia Decides 2022 RevealedSource: https://tinyurl.com/2p82faw8The 10 acts to compete in Austrailia Decides 2022 are as follows: Seann Miley Moore Voyager Australia Charley Jude York PAU
1. Malou Prytz - Bananas 2. Theoz – Som Du Vill 3. Shirley Clamp – Let There Be Angels 4. Omar Rudberg – Moving Like That 5. Danne Stråhed - Hallabaloo 6. Cornelia Jakobs – Hold Me Closer 7. Robin Bengtsson - Innocent Love
Semi-final #2- Göteborg (12 February 2022)
1. LIAMOO - Bluffin 2. Niello & Lisa Aja x – Tror Du att Jag Bryr Mig 3. Samira Manners – I Want To Be Loved 4. Alvaro Estrella – Suave 5. Browsing Collection – Face In The Crowd 6. John Lundvik – Änglavakt 7. Tone Sekelius – My Way
Semi-final #3 -Linköping ( 19 February 2022)
1. Cazzi Opeia– I Can’t Get Enough 2. Lancelot - Lyckligt Slut 3. Lisa Miskovsky – Best To Come 4. Tribe Friday – Shut Me Up 5. Faith Kakembo - Freedom 6. Linda Bengtzing – Fyrfaldigt hurra! 7. Anders Bagge – Bigger Than The Universe
Semi-final 4 (Lidköping 26/ February 2022)
1. Anna Bergendahl– Higher Power 2. Lillasyster – Till Our Days Are Over 3. Malin Christin – Synd Om Dig 4. Tenori – La Stella 5. MEDINA - In I Dimman 6. Angelino - The End 7. Klara Hammarström– Run To The Hills
Melodifestivalen 2022 Agenda
05/02/2022 – Semifinal #1 (Malmo/Malmo Arena) 12/02/2022- Semifinal #2 (Gothenburg/ Scandinavium) 19/02/2022- Semifinal #3 (Linköping / Saab Arena) 26/02/2022- Semifinal #4 (Lidköping / Sparbanken Arena) 05/03/2022- Andra Chansen ( Örnsköldsvik – Hägglunds Arena) 12/03/2022- Grand Final ( Stockholm/ Friends Arena)
Sweden: Melodifestivalen 2022 semi-final allocation determined:Source: https://tinyurl.com/3tkvmswkMelodifestivalen 2022 Semi-final AllocationSemi-final #1- Malmö (5 Febrary 2o22)1. Malou Prytz - Bananas2. Theoz – Som Du Vill3. Shirley Clamp
TVR has published a YouTube playlist of all of the studio versions of the songs.
The playlist of all 46 songs competing is found here: https://tinyurl.com/2p8f7f5h
Romania: Selectia Nationala 2022 Songs ReleasedSource: https://tinyurl.com/mphysa5xTVR has published a YouTube playlist of all of the studio versions of the songs.The playlist of all 46 songs competing is found here: https://tinyurl.com/2p8f7f5h
All 16 songs competing in Supernova 2022 have been released. Just click on the name of the Artist/Song to listen to the song.
Aminata who represented Latvia in 2015 with the song "Love Injected" which placed 6th in the Final is taking part again in Supernova this year.
Latvia: Supernova 2022 songs revealed.Source: https://tinyurl.com/2p9asnp5All 16 songs competing in Supernova 2022 have been released. Just click on the name of the Artist/Song to listen to the song.Aminata who represented Latvia in 2015 with the son