The songs competing in Pesma za Evroviziju ’22 will be released February 8, Serbian broadcaster RTS has announced. This follows news earlier this month about the format of the national final and the reveal of the competing acts and song titles.
Everything we know about Pesma za Evroviziju ’22
Pesma za Evroviziju is a new format, replacing Beovizija as Serbia’s National Final for Eurovision. The contest will be held in early March and consists of two Semi-Finals and one Final. The two semi-finals will be held on March 3 and 4 and the final on March 5. 36 entries out of 150 submissions have been selected for the competition. You can find the full list of competing entries here. The winning song will perform in the first half of the second semi-final in Turin. Besides the song releases, RTS is also set to reveal the logo, running order, and hosts of their national final in February.
Serbia in the Eurovision Song Contest
Serbia made its debut as an independent country in 2007 (they previously participated through Yugoslavia & Serbia & Montenegro), where they were represented by Marija Šerifović with “Molitva, which managed to win the competition. Since their debut, Serbia has participated 13 times (10 of which, where they qualified for the Grand Final).
Their recent participation saw them being represented by Hurricane (who was due to represent them in 2020), with the song “Loco Loco”. At this year’s competition, Serbia managed to qualify for the Grand Final, where they subsequently managed to place 15th after receiving 102 points from the jury and televoters.
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News Source: RTS
Photo Source: EBU / Thomas Hanses