The Junior Eurovision 2023 participants continue to be selected, and today it’s Poland’s turn as the final of Szansa na Sukces – Eurowizja Junior 2023 took place where Maja Krzyżewska won this year’s competition with the song “I Just Need A Friend”
Five Artists competed to be Poland’s 2023 representative
In the first par of the show, the five participants will perform a song, which was randomly drawn. The songs that will be on the draw will consist of songs that were heard this season. The order, the songs sung and the results from the SMS and Jury Vote are as follows:
|1||Gracjana Górka||“Flowers” by Miley Cyrus||3||1||4||Eliminated|
|2||Leon Olek||“Dance Monkey” by Tones I||7||5||12||Advanced to Superfinal|
|3||Daria Malicka||“SNAP” by Rosa Linn||5||2||7||Eliminated|
|4||Filip Robak||“As It Was” by Harry Styles||2||3||5||Eliminated|
|5||Maja Krzyżewska||“Photograph” by Ed Sheeran||1||7||8||Advanced to Superfinal|
The two participants with the highest votes from the SMS Votes and Jury Vote combined will then proceeded to the second part of the show, where the performed their respective Junior Eurovision 2023 entry, with the SMS Vote being the sole method to select the next Polish representative. The results are as follows:
(Junior Eurovision 2023 Entry)
|1||Leon Olek||“I Just Need A Friend”||2nd|
|2||Maja Krzyżewska||“I Just Need A Friend”||Winner|
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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