As the pre-party circuit begins next weekend, more names are being revealed for next month’s London Eurovision Party. This time, the organisers have revealed the latest act in the line-up is Diljá. She will be representing Iceland at Eurovision 2023 with her song “Power”. She will be one of the performers at HERE at Outernet on April 16.
In addition to the London Eurovision Party, Diljá will also attend the Barcelona Eurovision Party on March 25th and Eurovision in Concert in Amsterdam on April 8th.
London Eurovision Party 2023
About the Pre-Party: London Eurovision Party 2023 will take place at the newly-opened ‘HERE at Outernet’ in Tottenham Court Road after the 2022 edition was hosted at the Hard Rock Hotel in Marble Arch. This will mark the final event of the 2023 Eurovision Pre-Party Circuit.
Acts: Joker Out (Slovenia 2023), Wild Youth (Ireland 2023), Tamara Todevska (North Macedonia 2008 and 2019), Teya and Salena (Austria 2023), Voyager (Australia 2023), Monika Linkytė (Lithuania 2015 and 2023), La Zarra (France 2023), Alessandra (Norway 2023), Piqued Jacks (San Marino 2023), Blanka (Poland 2023), Pasha Parfeni (Moldova 2023), Mae Muller (United Kingdom 2023), Alika (Estonia 2023), Let 3 (Croatia 2023), Blanca Paloma (Spain 2023), Mimicat (Portugal 2023) and Diljá (Iceland 2023) are the acts confirmed for the event so far.
Tickets: Tickets for this year’s event have now sold out. However, a limited number of production tickets will go on sale on 3 April.
Iceland’s Eurovision journey
Iceland made its debut on the Eurovision stage in 1986, finishing 16th with the song “Gleðibankinn” (Bank of fun) by ICY. In their 34 appearances, Iceland has finished in top 10 an impressive 7 times. Their best result to date is second place, which they have achieved twice. The first time was in 1999, where Selma Björnsdóttir received 146 points for her performance of “All out of luck”. The second time was in 2009, with Yohanna singing “Is It True” and receiving 218 points. Iceland’s most recent representative on the Eurovision stage was Systur, singing “Með hækkandi sól”, finishing 23rd with 20 points.
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News Source: London Eurovision Party
Photo Source: Helgi Ómars