German broadcaster NDR has announced the acts for the countdown show and the after show party at the Reeperbahn in Hamburg for this year:
- Sarah Connor
- Mark Forster (former jury member, Bundesvision 2015 winner)
- Madline Juno (2014 national final participant)
- Namika (Bundesvision 2015 participant)
- Royal Republic (band from Sweden)
- The BossHoss (cooperating with The Common Linnets for a “Jolene” cover)
Three more acts will be announced later on. The countdown show will start after the “Tagesschau” news on Das Erste at 8:15 p.m. while the after show party continues after the broadcast from Stockholm. Barbara Schöneberger will once again host it.