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JESC 2016: two months left for the final night, but we have lots of questions!

MALTA – In exactly two months the 14th edition of Junior Eurovision Song Contest will take place in the – unanimously recognised – amazing island of Malta. One and a half month though is remaining for the delegations, fans and press / media representatives to land in Valletta and we are still in complete darkness regarding the preparations and therefore lot of people are reluctant to even book their trip to the island. One and a half month before the arrival of the ... | read the full story here

September 19, 2016 6:23 pm // 0 Comments

JESC 2016: on October 15th we will know the Polish representative

POLAND – While we are all excited with Poland returning in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Polish national broadcaster is expected to air a special report about their national selection around 18:00 CET according to our colleagues at http://www.eurowizja.org. What is the procedure for the Polish national selection? On September 20th submissions due and on October 1st a preliminary jury will hear the songs and decide the qualifiers for the shows. Yes, there will be a round of ... | read the full story here

September 18, 2016 11:27 am // 1 Comment

JESC 2016: George Michaelides will fly the flag in Malta

CYPRUS – Cypriot national broadcaster concluded the internal selection for the 2016 representative in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Malta next November. George Michaelides competed among Lia Kasiou, Spyros Spyrou, Florentios Tsoukkas and Stefanos Charalambous and got the ticket to Malta by the CyBC jury. The song and the official announcement are expected soon. Cyprus returns to JESC after their last year withdrawal and make the 16th country participating in ... | read the full story here

September 17, 2016 5:54 pm // 0 Comments

JESC 2016: Irish final on November 6th?

IRELAND – On TG4 website today, one could read that the national selection “Junior Eurovision Éire 2016” will start on October 9th. The show, where 32 candidates will fight for the Golden Ticket to Malta, will be spread over 5 weeks. So, if we are still able to count, one can expect 4 semi finals and a Grand Final on November 6th. The host of the show will be Eoghan McDermott and the resident judges will be singer/guitarist Fiachna Ó Braonáin and Pauline Avalon.Each week, ... | read the full story here

September 14, 2016 8:09 pm // 1 Comment

JESC 2016: Serbia becomes the 16th participating country

SERBIA – It is now officially confirmed by the Serbian national broadcaster that the country will participate in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest on November 20th in Malta. The national broadcaster confirmed participation but they denied what regional press reported about the rumour of an already selected participant named Mateja Vukašinović. RTS said that there is no decision on how the participant will be chosen. Serbia therefore, becomes the 16th nation participating in the ... | read the full story here

September 14, 2016 1:02 pm // 1 Comment

Another trophy for Eurovision 2016, Monaco returns to JESC? and more in the weekly update

EUROPE – The weekly update has interesting information around the Eurovision world of the senior and junior contests. Let’s see together the latest developments. GERMANY – The 2016 Eurovision Song Contest has won a Rose D’Or Award in the TV Entertainment category. The prestigious annual ceremony honours the best of international television, radio and online entertainment. The 55th edition took place in Berlin, Germany. Previously the Eurovision Song Contest ... | read the full story here

September 13, 2016 10:45 pm // 3 Comments

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