Serbian broadcaster RTS has announced that duo Jovana and Dunja will represent Serbia at this year’s Junior Eurovision in Paris. They will perform the song Children’s Eyes, written by Ana Frlin.
According to junioreurovision.tv, “Jovana is 10 years old and has shown a talent for music and dancing from an early age. She is currently practicing piano and entering different festivals. Dunja is 11 and has also been a keen performer from a very young age. Recently, Dunja won a music competition at a regional school contest.” The two are friends from Novi Sad.
Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021
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
Serbia’s Junior Eurovision Journey
In 2006, Serbia debuted in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Neustrašivi učitelji stranih jezika and the song “Učimo strane jezike” (Учимо стране језике), which placed 5th. The Balkan nation competed until 2010, where it took a three-year break between 2011 and 2013. Since 2014, Serbia has continuously participated in the competition.
Serbia’s recent participation in the competition, saw them being represented by Petar Aničić and the song “Heartbeat” which placed 11th overall in the competition, where Serbia received 85 points from the jury and online voting.
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