BNT the national broadcaster of Bulgaria has announced that their artist and song for Kyiv will be revealed over the course of tomorrow.
Bulgaria are set to reveal their song and singer tomorrow throughout the course of tomorrow. Bulgaria has once again opted to internally select their singer and song for the Eurovision Song Contest, having held a public call for producers and artists to submit their songs for this years contest in Kyiv, Ukraine.
The times of the reveals are as follows:
– 10:00 CET – Artist Reveal
– 17:00 CET – Song Reveal
According to the official Twitter account for BNT, three songs were in the running for the contest in May as of the middle of February, they were:
– Song One – modern, party, r&b, strong beat, club
– Song Three – modern, pop-ballad, dark, strong / meaningful
– Song Five – modern, mid-tempo, strong beat, very strong
Bulgaria returned to the Eurovision Song Contest in 2016 having last participated in the contest in 2013. The country over the years has struggled in the contest having only qualified twice for the final in 2007 and 2016. At last years contest in Stockholm, Poli Genova took the country to their best result to date finishing 4th in the final with “If Love Was A Crime”.
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At the 2016 contest in Stockholm Bulgaria had their best result to date. The country was represented by Poli Genova and the song “If Love Was A Crime”, finishing in 4th place in the final with 307 points. 2016 saw Bulgaria make only their second final in their Eurovision history, the first being in 2007 when Elitsa & Stoyan finished 5th with the song “Water”. Bulgaria debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv, Ukraine in 2005. The country competed annually from 2005 to 2013, before withdrawing for two years due to financial issues.