Tamara Petković has been confirmed by RTS as the Serbian commentator for the final of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018.
Tamara Petković first commentated at a Eurovision event in 2017 when she joined Olga Kapor for commentary of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia. She returned to the commentary booth in May as a co-commentator for the first semi-final of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest.
The contest will be broadcast in Serbia on RTS 2, unlike previous years RTS Svet is currently not planning to air the contest internationally. RTS Svet is the Serbian national broadcasters international channel and is available on satellite providers globally.
Who is Bojana Radovanovic?
Thirteen-year-old Bojana Radovanović was born on 12th April 2005 in Belgrade, Serbia. The young singer is no stranger to competitions as she took part in Pinkove Zvezdice in 2017, where she reached the superfinal. Earlier this year she released her first single, “Dok ljubav ne osetiš”.
In September, it was announced that Bojana would represent her country in the upcoming contest in Minsk, following a call made by the broadcaster for artists and songs, which were then reviewed by a professional jury. The title of her Junior Eurovision song is “Svet”.
Serbia made their debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2006. They were represented by Neustrašivi učitelji stranih jezika on their debut with the song “Učimo strane jezike”, finishing 5th with 81 points. Serbia went on to compete annually until 2010, after which point RTS withdrew from the contest due to financial difficulties. Serbia returned to the contest in 2014 and has gone on to compete in the contest annually.