The line up for the third ABU TV Song Festival has been announced. A total of 12 countries will take part in this years show, this is the lowest number of countries to date. Debuting in this years festival are Macau, the Maldives and Turkey, while withdrawing from the festival are; Afghanistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Singapore and Sri Lanka.
The list of countries and their performers is as follows:
- Australia – Dani Im – Super Love/Gladiator
- Brunei – Md Hawzan Bin Hj – Awg Madial
- China – Bibi Zhou
- Hong Kong – Frederik Cheng
- Indonesia – Tere Cia – Where is your heart?
- Japan – Sekai No Owari – Dragon Night
- Macau – Blademark – Heartcore
- Maldives – Mariyaam Unoosh – Heaven on Earth
- South Korea – Girl’s Day – Something
- Thailand – Jettrin Wattanasin – 7th Heaven
- Turkey – MaNga – Does anyone have extra love?
- Vietnam – Nguyen Thi Ngoc Anh – Spring Still Comes Magically
The festival takes place this year in Macau at the Venetian Theatre on October 24th.