LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – Slovenian public broadcaster RTV SLO has received 145 entries for its Eurovision national selection EMA. A special jury will now decide which of the songs will qualify to the semi final, with the exact number of qualifiers yet to be determined.
Approximately six songs will be selected, while another six will join them, written by songwriters who have been preselected by RTV SLO. In the EMA semifinal, the jury will decide the two best songs while it will be down to the public only to determine who will go to Vienna between the two acts in the grand final.
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Slovenia has made a total of twenty appearances at Eurovision. In 2014, Tinkara Kovač represented the country with the song “Round and Round”. She received only 9 points in the final, coming 25th.