The day before Moldova is due to hold its Eurovision 2022 live auditions, TRM has revealed another twist to its selection. It has now been revealed that Moldova’s Eurovision 2022 representative will be revealed after the live auditions take place.
Foregoing the National Final due to COVID-19
In its report, TRM has mentioned the impossibility of the organization of organizing and broadcasting the final, due to the COVID-19 situation in Moldova.
The competing entries for this year are as follows:
|Ana Cernicova||“Silent Battlefield”|
|Angel Kiss||“The Sunshine in Me”|
|Annet Smirnova||“Toxic Eyes”|
|Carolina Gorun and Danieli Shvets||“Take Me Anywhere”|
|Denis Midone||“Run Away”|
|Diana Elmas||“Spirit High”|
|Dianna Rotaru||“My Time Is Now”|
|Pelageya Stefoglo||“I’m The Only One”|
|Ricky Ardezianu||“Cherche La Femme”|
|Sasha Bognibov||“(I Just Had) Sex with Your Ex”|
|Sasha Bognibov||“My Best Friend Is Gay”|
|The Tramps||“Sky Blues”|
|Trio Eva||“Get A Kiss”|
|Tudor Bumbac||“Larta-Ma Ca Te Iubesc”|
|Valeria Barbas||“My Tree”|
|Viola Julea||“Before (Twin Flame)”|
|Viorela Moraru||“Tell Me4 That You Love Me”|
|Zdob şi Zdub and Fraţii Advahov||“Trenuleţul”|
Among those who submitted an entry is Zdob şi Zdub, who represented the nation twice in 2005 with “Boonika bate doba” and in 2011 with “So Lucky”.
You are able to listen to the competing songs over at eurovision.md.
Moldova’s Eurovision Journey
Moldova is relatively new to the Eurovision Song Contest, joining in 2005. Their debut entry, Zdob si Zdub, finished in 6th place, which had remained their highest-scoring entry up until 2017. This was thanks to the Sunstroke Project performing ‘Hey Mamma’, finishing in 3rd place. At the close of voting, Moldova received 374 points.
In 2021, Natalia Gordienko represented Moldova at the Contest in Rotterdam. Performing her song ‘Sugar’, Moldova qualified for the final and finished in 13th place. Following the jury and televote points, Natalia had received 115 points.
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News Source: TRM
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