With the pre-party season for Eurovision 2023 officially underway, more names are still being added to the upcoming line-ups. The organisers of the London Eurovision Party have now revealed that Käärijä, who will represent Finland at Eurovision this year will be part of the ever expanding list of performers attending the event on April 16th.
In addition to the London Eurovision Party, Käärijä has also been confirmed to attend Eurovision in Concert in Amsterdam on April 15th.
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), Diljá (Iceland 2023), TuralTuranX (Azerbaijan 2023), Luke Black (Serbia 2023), The Busker (Malta 2023), Senhit (San Marino 2011, 2020, 2021), Vesna (Czechia 2023), Theodor Andrei (Romania 2023), Loreen (Sweden 2012, 2023) and Käärijä (Finland 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.
Finland’s Eurovision Journey
Finland debuted in the 1961 Eurovision Song Contest, finishing 10th with Laila Kunnunen’s “Valoa ikkunassa.” Since then they have competed 55 times, and appeared in the final 47 times. Finland has finished in the top 10 an impressive 13 times. They have won the contest once in 2006, with Lordi’s performance of “Hard Rock Hallelujah” getting 292 points. Finland’s most recent entry was “Jezebel” by The Rasmus. Qualifying for the final, they gained a total of 38 points, earning them 21st place.
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News Source: London Eurovision Party
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