Angelina will announce the results of the French jury at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Paris.
During a press conference organised by France Télévisions today, Angelina was revealed as the French spokesperson for Junior Eurovision 2021. Angelina represented France at Junior Eurovision 2018 with “Jamais sans toi” and was the first person to represent France in the contest after an absence of 14 years. She finished second with 203 points, which gave France their best placing at a Eurovision event since 1991 and which was later matched by Barbara Pravi at Eurovision 2021.
Enzo will represent the host nation of France at Junior Eurovision 2021 with “Tic Tac”.
Who is Enzo?
Enzo is eleven years old and describes himself as a “lifelong Eurovision fan”, stating that representing France is a dream come true. His passion for music and performing stems from when he was a young child, and growing up he has written, produced, and edited his own music videos. Enzo took part in the latest season of The Voice Kids, making it to the finals.
Image Source: Andres Putting | Source: L’Eurovision Au Quotidien
France in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest
France first participated in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2004 with “Si on voulait bien” by Thomas but withdrew the year after. After a 14-year break, France returned to the contest in 2018 with “Jamais sans toi” by Angélina. She finished 2nd, giving France their best result in a Eurovision contest since 1991. In 2020 Valentina would take victory in the contest with the song “J’Imagine” topping both the public and jury vote with a total of 200 points.