Today, Poland has continued its search for its Junior Eurovision 2023 representative, as the third semi-final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior took place. After the show took place, it was revealed that Maja Krzyżewska have advanced to the final.
Seven artists competed in the third semi-final
The seven competing artists and the cover that they performed are as follows:
|Artist||Song and Original Artist||Result|
|1||Sabina Bednarz||“Dance Monkey” by Tones and I||Eliminated|
|2||Emilia Franica||“Superhero” by Viki Gabor||Eliminated|
|3||Antka Pytlaka||“Rain on Me” by Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga||Eliminated|
|4||Antonina Smerkowska||“Anywhere” by Rita Ora||Eliminated|
|5||Natalia Pawelska||“Light Me Up” by Gromee feat. Lukas Meijer||Eliminated|
|6||Kornelia Sadowska||“As It Was” by Harry Styles||Eliminated|
|7||Maja Krzyżewska||“Set Fire To The Rain” by Adele||Qualified|
This week’s show was judged by Marek Sierocki who was joined Viki Gabor (Poland’s Junior Eurovision 2019 representative and winner), and Gromee (Poland’s Eurovision 2018 representative), with Olek Sikora hosting the competition once again.
Maja Krzyżewska joins Leon Olek, Daria Malicka, Gracjana Górka and Filip Robak who qualified from the previous two semi-finals. The final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2023 will take place next week on the 24th of September, where the winner will be Poland’s Junior Eurovision 2023 representative for Nice.
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 2022, saw them being represented by Laura, with the song “To The Moon” which placed 10th overall, receiving 96 points from the jury and online vote combined.
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News Source: TVP
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