Category Archives: JUNIOR EUROVISION

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO August 28

Ticket sales for JESC 2014 postponed

PBS PRESS RELEASE – We have recently announced that the sale of tickets for the much awaited Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be available in August. However, due to the high demand, PBS is restructuring the seating to be able to support all the requests. Consequently, PBS has decided to postpone the sale of tickets […]

PHOTO: KURT PARIS PHOTOGRAPHY August 22

Maltese entry for JESC 2014 revealed

VALLETTA, MALTA – The Maltese song for this year’s Junior Eurovision has been finalised. This is the first time in Malta’s Eurovision history that a Maltese performer will be competing on home ground; consequently, the local anticipation for the song is greater than ever. The song is to be sung entirely in English. It is […]

MASA VUJADINOVIC &LEJLA VULIC August 21

Maša & Lejla for Montenegro in Malta

PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO – Montenegro is debuting this year at Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Now state’s broadcaster has revealed that they will be represented by a duo made of two girls – Maša Vujadinović and Lejla Vulić with song Budi dijete na jedan dan (Be a kid for one day). Maša is 14 years old and […]

PHOTO: OIKOTIMES.COM August 21

Exclusive: Sophia Patsalides’ video interview and gallery

ATHENS, GREECE – Cyprus returns to Junior Eurovision Song Contest and 2014 representative is Sophia Patsalides. Alongside Alex Panayi, she is in Athens recording her song for Malta. Regarding the song, we promise you that what you will listen on November 15th will simply shock you, you would never expect this from an island like […]

SOURCE: GOOGLE.COM August 20

Official: Portugal returns in Junior Eurovision 2014

LISBON, PORTUGAL – Junior Eurovision’s heart now is beating more than ever in last few years. Beside of Italy and Montenegro, who will debute this year, and Bulgaria, Cyprus and Serbia coming back to the contest, another country will send it’s representative after six years. Portugal is now the next confirmed country, an information which […]

PHOTO: MARC MINGELS / OIKOTIMES.COM August 19

Armenian representative for Malta on mid September

YEREVAN, ARMENIA – The national broadcaster of Armenia is ready to announce the participant for Malta’s 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. On September 14th ARMTV will make special announcement over who’s gonna represent the country in JESC 2014. So far the national broadcaster is examining all options amongst 87 submissions.

PHOTO: BTRC August 19

Belarusian acts ready to get the ticket to Malta

MINSK, BELARUS – On August 14 Belteleradiocompany held a draw of the finalists of the junior contest “Song for Eurovision” (selection tour of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014). 10 junior performers will perform August 29 in a big final show. The audience will see it live on TV channels “Belarus 1″ and “Belarus 24″. […]

SLOVENIA RTVSLO August 19

Slovenia confirms debut in Malta’s JESC 2014 edition

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – The rumours oikotimes.com brought to you few weeks ago are now officially confirmed. RTVSLO is about to debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014 which takes place in Malta’s Marsa Shipyard on November 15th. Slovenia is the 14th confirmed state to participate in the 2014 JESC edition and the 4th Balkan […]

PHOTO: GPB.GE August 14

Georgia 2014: Trio Lizi, Sofi and Dea chosen

TBILISI, GEORGIA – Georgian national broadcaster concluded the castings for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest participation and decided that Trio Lizi, Sofi and Dea will represent the country in Malta. The three artists and the team alongside the national broadcaster will work on their song which they will perform in the final on November […]

TRIO SYNPHONICK August 10

Ukraine 2014 Decided: Trio Synpho-Nick to Malta (Video)

kYIV, UKRAINE – The winner of the of the Ukrainian National Final is trio Sympho-Nick. So, it will represent Ukraine in Malta on 15 November. As a result of a mixed voting (50%-jury, 50% – televoting) trio Sympho-Nick is a happy owner of the ticket to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014. The National Final […]

ROMANIA TVR August 02

Romania turns down Malta but keeps an open door

BUCHAREST, ROMANIA – Romanian national broadcaster announced that they are not entering after all the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest edition but they keep an open door for 2015. TVR says there is no public interest for participating this year in Malta but they are hoping they could return to the contest in 2015. The […]

CHRISIA TODOROVA July 26

Information on Bulgaria confirmed

SOFIA, BULGARIA – BNT’s subsidiary broadcaster BTV confirmed to oikotimes.com this morning that they are the 13th national participating in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Chrisia Todorova has been selected to represent the country although no mention on the twins alleged to accompany her as previously reported. More information are expected soon. Chrisia Todorova announced […]

SERBIA RTS July 26

Serbia returns to Junior Eurovision

BELGRADE, SERBIA – Serbian national broadcaster, RTS, is coming back to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest after being absent for three years. It was announced today during Belgrade Chronicles (Beogradska Hronika). The way how the song and the representative will be chosen is still unknown, but it will be revealed soon. This could also mean […]

ANI LORAK July 25

Will “Shady Lady” attend Junior Eurovision 2014?

KYIV, UKRAINE – Although EBU and PBS do not comment on this information, secure sources told oikotimes.com that besides the Tolmachevy Sisters, the 2008 Ukrainian entrant Ani Lorak is invited to join the interval guests line up next November in Malta. Remember that she hosted the 2009 Junior Eurovision edition in Kyiv! more information and […]

CHRISIA TODOROVA July 25

Bulgaria returns & selects JESC entry?

SOFIA, BULGARIA – It was 2011 when Bulgaria participated in Junior Eurovision Song Contest for the last time and now it seems they are returning if we believe Novini.bg site which claims the country is returning to the contest and already found its representatives. Chrisia and the twins Hasan & Ibrahim will represent the country […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU July 24

Is Slovenia about to join Junior Eurovision?

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – EBU’s Junior Eurovision Executive Supervisor, Vlad Yakovlev posted on Facebook a very intriguing photo as he was in his vacations in Croatia. He posted a photo of the Slovenian border sign indicating with the text that an urgent meeting with RTVSlo is underway! Does this mean that the country is considering a […]

SOPHIA PATSALIDES July 21

Exclusive: Cyprus sends Sophia Patsalides to Malta

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – CyBC officially announces that it will participate at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place on November 15th 2014 in Malta. The entrant for Cyprus, who has been chosen by an internal selection, will be the 13 year-old Sophia Patsalides from Nicosia. As is known, EBU allows participating members to […]

MONTENEGRO RTCG July 18

Montenegro debuts in Junior Eurovision 2014

PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO – Junior Eurovision Song Contest will see one more new contestant this year. RTCG has just confirmed that they will debut this November in Malta. There is no doubt that their qualification has boosted them to join this show also. There is still no information how they will select their first representative, but […]

UKRAINE KYIV 24 July 14

Listen: Ukrainian bids for JESC 2014 & venue information

KYIV, UKRAINE – The National selection for the JESC-2014 is in full swing. NTU has already selected 20 hopefuls for participation in the final and is working under the preparation for the National Final which is traditionally held outside Kyiv. This year the venue was chosen in the the National Carpathian Park, which is 920 […]