Tonight Hungary will begin their search for their next Eurovision entry, while France, Georgia and Lithuania continue their searches.
Hungary – A Dal Heat One
Hungary kick off their Eurovision selection with the first heat of A Dal 2019. Ten artists will perform in the hopes of qualifying to the Semi-Finals. Performing tonight is:
- Antal Tímea feat. Demko Gergő – Kedves Világ!
- Berkes Olivér – Világítótorony
- DENIZ – Ide várnak vissza
- Hamar Barni – Wasted
- Konyha – Százszor visszajátszott
- Nomad – A remény hídjai
- Oláh Gergő – Hozzád bújnék
- Pátkai Rozina – Frida
- Szekér Gergő – Madár, repülj!
- Váray László – Someone who lives like this
Returning as host this year is Freddie, who represented Hungary at the 2016 contest. Joining him will be singer Bogi Dallos. Miklós Both and Misi Mező will return as jury members while Lilla Vincze and Feró Nagy will join the jury.
Watch live here from 19:30 CET.
France – Destination Eurovision Semi-Final Two
France’s search continues tonight with the second Semi-Final of Destination Eurovision. The show will feature nine artists who will perform in the hopes of qualifying to the final. As seen last year, each of the participants will be performing a cover to showcase their vocal ability, as well as their Eurovision entry.
The songs that are competing to represent France at Eurovision are:
- Doutson – Sois un bon fils
- Seemone – Tous les deux
- The Divaz – La voix d’Aretha
- Emmanuel Moire – La promesse
- Tracy de Sà – Por Aqui
- Philipelise – Madame la Paix
- Noémie – Ma petite famille
- Ugo – Ce qui me blesse
- Gabriella -On cherche encore
Each of the performances will be subjected to scrutiny from the panel in the studio. On the panel are;
- André Manoukian
- Christophe Willem
The qualifiers from tonights show will be selected by 50% public televote and 50% International Jury. On the jury are:
- Christer Björkman – Melodifestivalen and Eurovision Producer (Sweden)
- Zoe Straub – Represented Austria at Eurovision 2016 (Austria)
- Mikolas Josef – Represented Czech Republic at Eurovision 2018 (Czech Republic)
- Natia Mshvenieradze – Head of Delegation (Georgia)
- Anushik Ter-Ghukasyan – Head of Delegation (Armenia)
Watch the show live from 21:00 CET here.
Georgia – Georgian Idol Show Three
The third show in the 2019 series of Georgian Idol kicks off tonight from 19:00 CET. The show will feature numerous artists vying for the chance to represent their country at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Judging the artists tonight is an expert jury panel made up of:
- Stephane Mgebrishvili (Eurovision Georgia 2009)
- Natia Todua (Winner of The Voice Germany)
- Tinatin Berdzenishvili (Director of Media at GPB)
- Zaza Shengelia (CEO of Bravo Records)
Watch the show live from 19:00 CET here.
Lithuania – Eurovizijos Nacionaline Atranka Heat Two
Hosted by Gabriele Martirosianaite and Giedrius Masalskis, the second heat of Lithuania’s national final Eurovizijos Nacionaline Atranka 2019 will be broadcast tonight from 20:00 CET. The show will feature twelve artists, who will be judged by a panel consisting of Ramūnas Zilnys, Vytautas Rumšas, and Leon Somov.
Competing tonight are:
- Justina Budaitė-Juna – “Strength of A Woman”
- Edgaras Lubys – “To The Sky”
- Lukas Bartaška – “River of Hope”
- Paola Hart – “I’ll Be Alright”
- Emilija Gogolytė – “Riddle”
- Gražvydas Sidiniauskas – “Another Movie”
- Giedrius Nakas – “Klaidos” (Mistakes)
- Original Copy – “Power of Sounds”
- Justina Žukauskaitė – “Hit Me Harder”
- Donata & BingBang – “Doing The Loop”
- Tiramisu – “The Smell of Your Eyes”
- BANZZZAI – “I Don’t Care”
- Valdas Lacko – “Dare”
Watch the show live on LRT from 20:00 CET.