The entries for the OGAE Video Contest 2020 have been revealed. 24 songs will compete in this year’s contest.
This year’s contest is being organised for OGAE Ukraine, who won last year with “Siren Song” by Maruv. Despite it being their second victory in the contest’s history, this is the first time ever that OGAE Ukraine have organised an OGAE contest.
The OGAE Video Contest is one of the contests held between the national branches of OGAE, the official fan club of the Eurovision Song Contest and has been held since 2003. Clubs can enter an original song and accompanying music video released in the past 12 months. Songs do not have be in an official language of the country they are representing. France and Russia both have the most victories in the history of the contest, with three victories each.
The participants in the 18th OGAE Video Contest are:
- Rest of the World (Uzbekistan): Lola Yuldasheva – Sevgingni Menga Ayt
- United Kingdom: Declan McKenna – Daniel, You’re Still a Child
- Croatia: Tara – Experimentalno
- Malta: Claudia Faniello – Say
- Germany: Johannes Oerding – An guten Tagen
- Belgium: Angèle – Oui ou non
- Bulgaria: VICOTRIA – alright.
- Turkey: Can Bonomo – Sen Bunları Duyma
- North Macedonia: Vasil – Patuvam
- France: Vitaa & Slimane – Avant toi
- Russia: IC3PEAK – Marsh
- Serbia: S.A.R.S. – Veruj mi
- Ukraine: ONUKA – ZENIT
- Italy: Diodato – Non ti amo più
- Estonia: Elina Nechayeva – La voce dell´alba
- Sweden: Agnes – Fingers Crossed
- Australia: Lime Cordiale – Robbery
- Czech Republic: Klára Vytisková feat. Lake Malawi – Gold
- Latvia: Jānis Stībelis – Izglāb mani
- Portugal: Cristóvam – Andrà Tutto Bene
- Cyprus: Ivi Adamou feat. Konnie Metaxa – Pao
- Hungary: HIEN – Boy
- Poland: sanah – Szampan
- Greece: Eleonora Zouganeli – Kapu Seho Ksanadi
You can watch all the competing videos here.
All of last year’s participating countries are competing again this year with the exception of Armenia.
Participating clubs can vote for their favourite entries from now until December 1. The results will be revealed before the end of December.
Image Source: Andres Putting (EBU) / Source: OGAE Ukraine