As we get close to November, more and more participants are being revealed for this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The next country to select its representative is Ukraine where Anastasia Dymyd was selected with their entry “Квітка”.
Five artists competed to be Ukraine’s representative for Nice
From the longlist of 10 participants, this was then halved to five participants, who will then compete to represent Ukraine in Nice. The competing artists and their entry, and the results of the voting are as follows:
|1||Polina Babiy||“Universe“||Polina Babiy||5||3||8||2nd|
|3||Anastasia Belibova||“Сильна” |
|4||Denys Hryschuk||“Dance“||Svitlana Tarabarova||2||1||3||5th|
|5||3’Beauties||“Power of Love“||Svitlana Tarabarova||3||2||5||4th|
The selection was hosted by Timur Miroshnychenko and Anna Tulieva. The jury for this year’s competition was selected by a public vote, with Ihor Kondratyuk, Jerry Heil and ALYONA ALYONA being selected, they were responsible for 50% of the vote, with the remaining 50% of the vote was then casted by the Ukrainian public.
Ukraine’s Junior Eurovision Journey
In 2006, Ukraine made their debut to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, with Nazar Slyusarchuk and the song “Khlopchyk Rock ‘n’ Roll” (Хлопчик рок ‘н’ ролл), which placed 9th. Since their debut, the Eastern European nation has participated 16 times, and even won once in 2012 with Anastasiya Petryk and her song “Nebo” (Небо).
In 2022, Ukraine selected its representative through a national final, where Zlata Dziunka won the right to represent the nation with “Nezlamna”, which managed to place 9th receiving 111 points from the jury and online vote.
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News Source: UA:PBC
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