Latvia commences its search for Eurovision 2022 today, while Kazakhstan announces the online finalists in their Junior Eurovision selection. Plus Poland releases the music video for their entry for Junior Eurovision.
10:00 CET – Latvia – Supernova Submissions Open
The submissions window for Supernova 2022 opens today at 11:00 CET+1 on October 7, with Latvia starting its search for Eurovision. Singers and songwriters aged 16 and over can compete in Supernova, with foreign songwriters also able to compete if they contribute one-third or less of the song.
Song submissions will remain open until December 7 at 11:59 CET+1. After all, submissions have been received a jury formed of representatives of the main radio stations in Latvia will assess the songs, they will only be informed of the song title, not the singer. Between 16 and 24 singers will be selected by the jury to part in the competition.
15:00 CET – Kazakhstan – Junior Eurovision Online Finalists Announced
The thirty acts that will be competing in the online round of the Kazakh Junior Eurovisions election will be announced this afternoon.
Today a jury of Kazakh singers, performers, and musical experts will be assessing the submissions into the nation’s Junior Eurovision 2021 selection. At 15:00 CET Khabar will announce the thirty acts that have been selected to progress into the online round of the selection.
Once the thirty acts are announced online voting will commence on October 8 to select the final ten who will compete in a live final on November 6.
Image source: EBU/THOMAS HANSES