Ireland 2016: all options open for national selection
DUBLIN, IRELAND – Irish broadcaster RTE is still considering the best selection method for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest, www.eurovisionireland.net reports.
The network says it has received a number of inquiries regarding the process but adds it is keeping all of its options open.
Over the past few years Ireland has used a mentor system, internal selection and, as was the case last year, an open call.
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Ireland competed at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Playing with Numbers”, performed by Molly Sterling. The country missed out on the final in Vienna, as Sterling came 12th in the semi.