As the days keep going, more and more countries reveal they will be present in Italy. RTVSLO has announced that they will be participating in the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place in Italy. With the confirmation of their participation, Slovenia will be participating in the competition for the 27th time.
EMA 2022 to select Slovenia’s Eurovision representative for Italy
With the announcement that they will be participating, RTVSLO has also revealed the return of EMA in 2022, after a year’s break. In 2021, Slovenia internally selected Ana Soklič to represent them in Rotterdam, after winning EMA in 2020. Further details about EMA 2022, is yet to be released by RTVSLO.
Slovenia’s Eurovision Journey
In 1993, Slovenia made its debut in the Eurovision Song Contest with 1X Band and the song “Tih deževen dan”, which placed 22nd. Since their debut, they have participated 26 times (15 of which, where they qualified for the Grand Final.)
Slovenia’s recent Eurovision participation, saw them being represented by Ana Soklič, who represented them with the song “Amen”, which placed 13th in the first semi-final receiving 44 points from the jury and televoters.
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News Source: RTVSLO
Photo Source: EBU / Andres Putting