The submissions window for Hungary’s Eurovision Song Contest 2017 selection, A Dal has been opened by MTVA.
The Hungarian national broadcaster has opened the submissions window for A Dal, their selection process for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. Along with the normal rules regarding the number of participants on stage and when a song can have been released before, Hungary has introduced new rules to increase the quality of the songs.
MTVA has introduced two new rules. Performers wishing to compete must have had an album released or performed their music on national television or radio. Furthermore the performers must have a record label or a contract with a professional music manager.
Alongside these changes to the rules, a number of new prizes will be awarded to the singers and songs competing in A Dal 2017. Special prizes will be awarded for “A Dal 2017 Best Lyrics” and ”A Dal 2017 Breakthrough Performance”.
The submissions window is open until midnight on November 20th. The dates of the A Dal 2017 selection shows has not yet been announced.