RUV the Icelandic broadcaster has exclusively revealed to Eurovoix.com that they will “most likely” be debuting at this years Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Malta. Iceland debuted in Eurovision in 1986 and has finished 2nd in the contest on two occasions in 1999 and 2009.
RUV told us that in terms of Junior Eurovision participation that:
Most likely yes, but nothing has been decided yet.
If Iceland do decide to debut it would be the first time that Icelandic has been heard at Junior Eurovision, with Iceland becoming the first Nordic nation to debut in the contest since Junior Eurovision began in 2003.