We finish off the weekend with another Junior Eurovision representative being selected. After being on the air for the past three weeks, the final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2022 took place with Laura Bączkiewicz winning the right to represent the country in Yerevan with the song “To The Moon”.
How Poland’s Junior Eurovision representative was selected
The competing artists sang two songs. A cover track and their respective entry for the 2022 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The songs performed were as follows:
(Junior Eurovision Entry)
|Natalia Smaś||“Rain On Me” by Lady Gaga||N/A|
|Iga Wargskog||“Arcade” by Duncan Laurence||N/A|
|Aleksander Maląg||“Somebody” by Sara James||“On Our Way”|
|Laura Bączkiewicz||“Hold My Hand” by Lady Gaga||“To The Moon”|
After all the participants performed their cover songs, the jury and the public voted for the Top 2, which is Aleksander and Laura, where they then performed their respective Junior Eurovision entries.
Poland’s Junior Eurovision representative was selected, via a mixture of Jury and SMS Votes. The results were as follows:
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 2021, saw them being represented by Sara James, with the song “Somebody” which placed 2nd overall, receiving 218 points from the jury and online vote combined.
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News Source: TVP
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