Lake Malawi are filming a video for their Eurovision 2019 entry.
Following their appearance at Ukraine’s Eurovision national final a few weeks ago, Lake Malawi are currently in the process of filming a music video for their song “Friend of a Friend”. The current video shows only the lead singer, Albert Černý, but the teaser video released by ČT includes all the band members.
The band was selected to represent the Czech Republic in Tel Aviv after winning Eurovision CZ 2019. They had been chosen after receiving the most amount of votes from a combination of international jury vote, and public vote.
Who are Lake Malawi?
Lake Malawi are a Czech indie-pop band founded by lead singer Albert Černý in 2013. The group consists of Albert as well as Jeroným Šubrt on bass and keys and Antonín Hrabal and Pavel Palát both on drums.
Source: Ceska Televize
The Czech Republic debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2007 with the band Kabát and the song “Malá dáma”, they finished last in the semi-final scoring just 1 point from Estonia. The country went on to participate for a further two years before withdrawing from the contest after the 2009 edition in Moscow where Gipsy.cz scored nul points. In 2016 the Czech Republic qualified for their first final, Gabriela Gunčíková finished 25th in the final with the song “I Stand”.