Montenegro 2016: Highway Trio to Stockholm
PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO – Highway Trio are the 2016 participants of Montenegro in the Stockholm Eurovision Song Contest edition as RTCG officially now confirms. The trio is formed by Luka Vojvodić, Petar Tošić and Marko Pešić. Therefore the country seems to have reached a deal with EBU over the voting problem occurred in Vienna and confirms participation in Stockholm.
The trio is the eighth representative of Montenegro and they were chosen by a four member committee. Boys shot their glory in last season of X Factor Adria that aired this spring in Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia and of course Montenegro.
They’ve also participated in Mediterranean festival Sunčane Skale that is being held for 20 years now in Herceg Novi in Montenegro with the song Bar na kratko (Atleast for a second) and they’ve ended up third. Check out the song and tell us what you think about the second announced representative of Eurovision 2016.
DID YOU KNOW?
Montenegro has participated at Eurovision seven times since their debut in 2007. as an independent country. They’ve missed out two contests – in 2010. and 2011. Last year Sergej Ćetković brought the first qualification with the song Moj Svijet (My World). In Vienna Knez represented them with song penned by Željko Joksimović – Adio and they’ve earned their best result so far, 13th place.