Bosnia & Herzegovina 2016: song presentation on February 19th (updated)
Luka Popovic (Serbia)
SARAJEVO, BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA – Bosnia and Herzegovina’s entry for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest will be presented on February 19th (new date) at the Sarajevo City Hall and not in Stockholm during an event marking the country’s Independence Day, as original spread.
The live performance was suppose to be hosted at the Hotel Clarion in the Swedish capital with tickets available for purchase here. Initially, Bosnian broadcaster BHRT said the song would be presented in a special show towards the end of the month which would aired on television.
The yet-to-be-revealed entry will be sung by Dalal and Deen in the country’s local languages (Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian) and has been written by rapper Jasmin Fazlic Jala and popular singer Zuzi Zu.
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Bosnia and Herzegovina last participated in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2012 and stayed home over the past three years due to financial difficulties. Deen, who will be singing alongside Dalal in Stockholm, represented Bosnia and Herzegovina in Eurovision 2004 with the song “In the Disco”, which came ninth in the final.