Germany 2016: revamped format for Unser Song Für Schweden?
Vasil Dimitrov (Bulgaria)
HAMBURG, GERMANY – According to various sites there seems to be slight changes to German national selection for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. With no official confirmation by NDR yet there are information on the web claiming that Unser Song Für Schweden will have three semifinals and a final, after the dramatic null points result in Vienna.
- Submissions begin on September 1st and due on October 11th
- There will be six shows on Einsplus for those submitting a song and a professional jury made of Konstantin Gropper, leader of the band Get Well Soon, Anette Humpe, from the duo Ich + Ich and producers Markus Ganter and Swen Meyer will decide the 18 semi-finalists.
- Unser Song Für Schweden semi-finals seems to take place on 12, 19 and 26 of February while no information given about the Clubconzert through which the wildcard is decided. In each semifinal 6 acts will be presented, four of them will proceed to the final.
- The final is rumoured to be set for March 4th with Barbara Schöneberger hosting the show again