We are one step closer to finding out who will be representing Poland in Paris, as they held their 3rd and final Semi-Final of their national selection Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2021. Seven aspiring singers sang their hearts for Ray Wilson, Paolo Cozza, and Ala Tracz (Poland’s Junior Eurovision representative in 2020). Sara Egwu-James won the semi-final with the song That’s The Way It Is by Celine Dion.
Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2021 concludes next week
With the conclusion of the third semi-final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2021 XX will join Marysia Stachera and Miłosz Świetlik, who won the previous two semi-finals. With the three finalists now revealed, the Final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2021 will take place next Sunday the 26th of September, where Poland’s next Junior Eurovision representative will be selected.
What we currently know about the 2021 Junior Eurovision Song Contest
Junior Eurovision 2021 will take place in Paris, France following Valentina’s victory in JESC 2020 with “J’imagine”. The contest will be held in La Seine Musicale on December 19th. 19 countries will be competing in the 19th edition of the competition:
- France (Host)
- The Netherlands
- North Macedonia
You can keep up with our JESC 2021 coverage here.
Poland’s Junior Eurovision Journey
In 2003, Poland was one of the countries that participated in the inaugural edition of the competition, where they were represented by Katarzyna Żurawik with the song “Coś mnie nosi” which placed 16th. Poland participated for another year, before going on a 12-year break and returning in 2016. Since returning to the competition, they have participated five times, and managing to achieve a back-to-back win in 2018 and 2019.
Their recent participation in 2020, saw them being represented by Ala Tracz, with the song “I’ll Be Standing” which placed 9th overall, receiving 90 points from the jury and online vote combined.
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