Tonight Russia will select its representative for Junior Eurovision 2020 while Georgia’s search continues.
Russia – Junior Eurovision National Final
Tonight in Moscow the final of the Russian selection for Junior Eurovision 2020 will be filmed.
Eleven acts will competing this evening in the Russian capital to determine the nations representative for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020. The winner this evening is determined by 50% jury voting and 50% online voting.
The eleven finalists are:
- Sophia Tumanova – Bolshe sveta (More light)
- Sofia Feskova – Moy novyy den (My new day)
- Sergey Filin and Veronica Litovchenko – V trendakh TikTok (In TikTok Trends)
- Artem Fokin – Vozmi moyu ruku (Take my hand)
- Sofia Shkepu – Alise
- Arseny Slesarev – Chto ty nadelala, baby? (What have you done, baby?)
- Rutger Garecht – Doroga – moya suba (The road is my destiny)
- Duet “LittleZ” (Mikhail Koval and Polina Koroleva) – Pervaya lyubov (First love)
- Sofia Kirsenko – Prosto zhit (Just live)
- Artem Morozov – Leti (Fly)
- Genych (Gennady Pereverdiev) – Nastroyeniye Panda (Mood Panda)
The online vote closed last night at 23:59 local time meaning that 50% of the result has already been determined. It will be down to the jury now to determine the act they want to see represent Russia in November.
The final will be broadcast on Karusel TV from 17:00 CEST.
Ranina 2020 – Show Three – 20:00 CEST
The Georgian selection process for Junior Eurovision continues with the performers now entering the second thematic round.
Each of the thematic rounds will be held featuring two episodes on each theme, all ten competing acts will be judged by a three member jury during these shows, the jury will change for each theme.
The five acts that score the highest points total during these eight shows will then progress through to a semi-final. In the semi-final three acts will be chosen to compete in the final, the winner will represent Georgia in Warsaw.
The current results after two shows are as follows:
The top ten is as follows:
- Rato Gelovani – 116 points (40+40+36) / Sandra Gadelia – 116 points (40+40+36)
- Gio Gogiashvili – 115 points (40+40+35) / Marita Khvedelidze – 115 points (40+40+35)
- Nia Khinchikashvili – 114 points (40+40+34) / Lela Kveniashvili – 114 points (40+40+34) / Sesili Turmanidze – 114 points (40+40+34) / Nikoloz Maghradze – 114 points (40+40+34) / Shio Kavsadze – 114 points (40+40+34) / Veronika Shamugia – 114 points (40+40+34)
The show commences at 20:00 CET and can viewed live here.