Romania has selected Ovidiu Anton with the song “Moment of Silence” to represent them at the 61st Eurovision Song Contest.
Six acts competed tonight in Baia Mare in a 2.5 hour show to see who would represent Romania at Eurovision 2016. The winner tonight was decided by 100% after the semi final stage on Friday night where the jury selected four finalists and the public picked two.
Performing as interval acts during the show were; Zoli TOTH Project sang “Cocoon”, Horia Moculescu, Randi and Uddi performed the song “Vagabondul vieţii mele”, while Cezar (Romania 2013) performed a cover of the Eurovision 2014 winner “Rise Like A Phoenix”. Also performing tonight was this years Moldovan entrant Lidia Isac.
The running order for the final tonight is as follows:
- Florena – Behind The Shadows – 3rd
- Doru Todoruţ feat. Irina Baianţ – The Voice – 6th
- Dream Walkers – Let It Shine – 4th
- Vanotek feat. The Code & Georgian – I’m Coming Home – 2nd
- Ovidiu Anton – Moment Of Silence – 1st
- M I H A I – Paradisio – 5th
Watch the winning performance below: