Ukraine launched their Eurovision 2019 bid this evening with the first of their semi finals for selection show Vidbir.Eight acts took part in the first semi final but there were only three spots available in the final in a few weeks’ time. These went to Yuko, Maruv and Brunettes Shoot Blondes who will sing ‘Galyna Guliala’, ‘Bang!’ and ‘Houston’ respectively.
The judging panel consisted of Eurovision winner Jamala, Eurovision runner up Andriy aka Verka Serduchka and Yevhen Filatov, member of ONUKA.
The full results of the show are below:
Brunettes Shoot Blondes- ‘Houston’
Yuko- ‘Galyna Guliala’
Bahroma- ‘Nazavzhdy Navsegeda’
Vera Kekelia- ‘Wow’
Letay- ‘Myla Moya’
The Hypnotunez- ‘Hey’
Vidbir continues next week with the second lot of contenders, where another three will join Yuko, Maruv and Brunettes Shoot Blondes in the final.