According to the Azerbaijani OGAE club, the national broadcaster Ictimai has announced the details about the preselection method which will then determine who will represent Azerbaijan as the host country of Eurovision 2012.
A total of 119 artists submitted their application to represent Azerbaijan at ESC 2012. All of these contestants will be given a chance to sing two songs each, on the 3rd, 5th, or the 7th of November on public television. They have to demonstrate their vocal abilities, and stage performance. A special jury will determine which artists will qualify for the national final