French broadcaster FR2 revealed 18 artists and song titles that will do battle for the crown in the nation’s Eurovision selection show Destination Eurovision in 2019 a few weeks ago. Now as an early Christmas present, they have given fans one minute snippets of each of the competing songs. Read on to hear them!
Italian broadcaster RAI moved the new artists portion of the Sanremo festival to December. This competition played out over the last few nights and was won by Mahmood and Einar. They will join the other 22 artists for the Big Artists part of the Sanremo Festival in February. The winner of this segment will be given first refusal to become the Italian Eurovision 2019 representative.
Albania’s selection show Festivali i Kenges began a few nights ago and we now have the line up for the final which will take place later this evening. 14 acts have made it through to the final, and there were a few upsets as one of the fan favourites Mirud did not advance to the Final.