In the Spanish Junior Eurovision song for 2019, “Marte" (Mars), Melani sings a lyrical song of hope for the planet Earth, encouraging all people to act together to fight climate change. Dinaye is half Ethiopian and part of her song this time will be sung in Ahmari. The Australian broadcaster ABC picked the 14-year-old Jordan, from Perth, Australia, to become the first boy to represent Australia at Junior Eurovision. 10-year-old Marta Viola was internally selected by the Italian broadcaster RAI to represent Italy at JESC 2019 with the song ", Similar to Eurovision Italy has had good success at Junior Eurovision with two Top 3 placings in the last 5 years. Kraków based Viki Gabor is the host country’s entrant this year. Winning contests isn't new to Denberel as he won the show, At just 12 years old, she already has a long list of achievements to her name. Carla Lazzari will be singing the song “Bim Bam Toi” and the song is all about falling in love for the first time. In addition to singing, Melani plays the violin and is currently studying piano. Anna Kearney is 13 -years-old, and she is from County Dublin. Press Enter / Return to begin your search. To represent Albania 11-year-old Isea Çili battled her way through the hotly contested Albanian Junior Eurovision Selection Show Junior Frest 2019 and came out on top in a field of 18 contestants. The youngest participant at Junior Eurovision 2020, Solea from Spain, takes third place. Erin won through televoting. At 14 years old he was the youngest competitor in The Voice. She also has close to 51,000 followers on Instagram- the lasses from Tulia are big fans of hers as well. Joana booked her ticket to Gliwice when she was personally invited by Portuguese broadcaster RTP to represent her country, as a result of winning the children’s singing contest, Tatyana Mezhentseva and Denberel Oorzhak will represent Russia and are the only duo competing in Gliwice. By. They did better in 2015 in Bulgaria, finishing 7th before finishing 17th in Malta the following year. 13-year-old Karina earned her place in Gliwice by winning 'Depi Mankakan Evratesil', the Armenian national selection show for Junior Eurovision. She won the right to represent her country in Szansa na Sukces (Chance for Success), the Polish National Selection competition on September 29. Representing Kazakhstan at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest this year will be Yerzhan Maxim – a 12 year old from Oral, located in northwestern Kazakhstan. Tout diffuseur qui le souhaite, peut encore s’inscrire et participer à cet Eurovision Junior 2020. ... + Germany since 2020: 09.47, 25 Temmuz 2018: 680 × 540 (423 KB) So Hood The 11-year-old Valentina Tronel won Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 with the song "J'imagine". The broadcaster is unable to complete proper preparations for JESC 2020 due to the introduction of martial law as a result of the ongoing conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. She comes from a musical family and has previously resided in the United Kingdom, thus she is fluent in English. Melani García, born in 2007 in Valencia, will be representing Spain in Junior Eurovision 2019. 13-year-old Erin is from Llamrwst, North Wales. WARSAW, 8 September 2020. Despite their prolonged involvement, North Macedonia have never won the contest, with their best results occurring in 2007 and 2008, when they placed fifth, with the duo Rocisa Kulakova and Dimitar Stojmenovski, and Bobi Andonov respectively. If this song should reach the Eurovision stage, that will be a first time for that language to be heard in the contest. They have finished second and third twice for a solid showing at the contest. Germany made its debut whileAlbania, Australia, Ireland, Italy, North Macedonia, Portugal and … The shows were pre-recorded and “Banshee” premiered after the final aired. She has landed roles in the shows like Tesla and the Battle at the Magnetic Field, as well has done subbing for Disney, Pixar, Paramount and Nickelodeon movies. Sung partly in Dutch and English, the catchy number beat three other acts, winning top marks from the televote and both children’s and adult juries in the competition. However, changes that obey … She comes from a musical family and has previously resided in the United Kingdom, thus she is fluent in English. The Netherlands has a strong association with Junior Eurovision. At just 12 years old, she already has a long list of achievements to her name. Having only competed once before Kazakhstan will be hoping to match, if not better, their exceptional result last year coming 6th place having received 171 points with Daneliya Tuleshova and “Òzińe Sen”. Entry: Tatyana Mezhentseva and Denberel Oorzhak - A Time for Us. Unfortunately Wales came last receiving no jury points and just 29 point from the online voting. firstname.lastname@example.org When she is not making music, Melani enjoys rhythmic gymnastics, ballet and contemporary dance, and she has won several sporting awards. Through the song’s lyrics, she empowers herself and others to change the world by spreading her environmental message far and wide, singing that everyone has a “voice (that) could fly to Mars”. Carla Lazari is 14-years-old and reached the final of the Voice Kids. 19 nations will be taking part, including Australia for the fifth time in a row. About 1,000 children had auditioned for the opportunity. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Aged 14, Eliana is the 15th entrant from the island nation, bringing to the contest a varied experience of performing. It was her third attempt at entering Junior Eurovision as a Ukrainian representative. Entry: Marta Viola - La voce della terra. She earned 36 points and finished in 12th place. Kazakhstan in Junior Eurovision 2020: Karakat Bashanova “Forever” Karakat (Qaraqat) Bashanova is a 12-year-old singer from Talgar, Kazakhstan. Viki is a YouTube sensation as her song Time has over 2,500,000 views. Portugal has never reached the top 10 at JESC. He came in at a very impressive fourth place in the competition. Check our Part 1 here and check out Part 2 here. Sophia takes singing lessons and plays piano. More details about the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 will be revealed in the coming weeks. The participants all sang 'Move The World' together.-Read more about the Junior Eurovision Song Contest at https://junioreurovision.tv The song is all about protecting the environment. After coming 4th in 2006, Spain withdrew from the 2007 Junior Contest, stating that "the Junior Eurovision promotes stereotypes we do not share". This year will be the seventh time that Poland has competed in JESC. She has taken part in several music festivals in Serbia and abroad and is also an actor and a dancer. Can Giorgi make it four wins? Italy is a relatively new nation to Junior Eurovision with six appearances (including 2019) and a win on debut back in 2014! 13-year-old Denberel was born in the Republic of Tuva, close to the border of Mongolia. Joana wants to inspire her generation to believe that they can make a difference in protecting our planet. “Vem comigo” will be sung in Portuguese and English. Latest, she took part in Idol in 2020. Artist: Sophia Ivanko - The Spirit of Music. Polonya yarışmada üst üste iki kez yarışmayı düzenleyen ilk ülke olmuştur. The selection process consists of a National Final - currently Junior Fest and historically Festivali i Këngës për Femije. Fortunately for Junior Eurovision fans, Spain have decided to make their return to the contest this year for their fifth participation! After finishing last in their first two years, Poland took a hiatus and returned to the contest in 2016- finishing in 11th place. Enter your email address to subscribe to Eurovoix and receive notifications of all our articles by email. In 2009, they had their first and only victory to date (Ralf Mackenbach – Click Clack). Ukraine has also had the privilege to host the Contest twice, in 2009 and again in 2013 after their 2012 win. The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 was the 17th edition of the annual Junior Eurovision Song Contest and will take place on 24 November at Arena Gliwice in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland following the country's first-ever victory at the 2018 Contest in Minsk.. Nineteen countries took part with Israel and Azerbaijan withdrawing. In Georgia in 2017 Muireann McDonnell and her relaxing song “Suile Glasa" took Ireland to the first of two 15th places in a row, and the following year in Minsk saw Ireland represented by Taylor Hynes and his boppy song “IOU” which also came in 15th place. One of only two countries to participate every year since the inaugural competition in 2003, they were also the first country to host the event twice (2007 – Rotterdam and 2012 – Amsterdam). Iconic performances include Ana Kodra's "Don't Touch My Tree" and the infectiously fun number of Efi Gjika "Barbie". Venue: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and In order to protect the health of all the artists the 2020 show will have a different character and be staged remotely. She has represented Malta at numerous international festivals, taking high level vocal exams, appeared as a resident singer on Maltese TV, and competed in Malta’s National Selection in 2018 with "Music Takes Control”. © 2011 - 2021 Eurovoix. Performing as OG3NE, they finished 11th at Eurovision in 2017. Also they have only finished once outside the Top 10 in 2014. She sings in both French and Italian languages. The 18th Junior Eurovision Song Contest delivered an 6.9% viewing share, up 25% on the average normally achieved by the same group of broadcast channels of 5.5%. The 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC) will be held Gliwice Arena in Gliwice-Silesia in Poland on Sunday 24 November. She is quite passionate about nature, the environment and music. Roksana Węgiel won the competition last year with the song “Anyone I Want to Be”. That wraps up the final part of our ‘Meet the Participants’ series for Junior Eurovision 2019! At 14 years old he was the youngest competitor in The Voice. Home Updates Stories Videos Photo galleries Poland 2020 Event Participants Presenters FAQ's Results History Events Countries Winners In a Nutshell Facts & Figures Press About How it Works Code of Ethics Organizers Social Facebook Instagram TikTok Their win came in the 2012 Contest where Anastasiya Petryk won with her song “Nebo”. She was chosen by a seven person expert jury out of 10 shortlisted candidates all who submitted their songs online. Her young age has certainly been no obstacle to for her love of music - after she was unable to be admitted to the Music Conservatory due to not being old enough to get in, she decided to teach herself classical music! Martin Österdahl added: “Bringing families together is a core mission of public service media and as we reimagine the Junior Eurovision Song Contest for the times we currently live in we are committed to ensuring that everyone taking part this year, from the young singers around Europe to the audience at home, enjoy a positive and unifying experience. Martin Österdahl, the Executive Supervisor of Junior Eurovision, commented: “Travel restrictions and the ongoing issues relating to the COVID-19 pandemic mean regrettably we cannot bring all the artists to Poland to compete in person at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest this year.”, “We are determined however that the show must go on and that this competition, held annually since 2003, must continue. She won the country’s national final Junior Eurovision Éire, after signing “Why Me?” by Linda Martin. With The Netherlands hosting the main event in 2020, can Matheu take out a double Eurovision win for the Dutch and take the junior crown? The start time of the show has been moved an hour ahead of its traditional start time of 16:00 CET. The song he will perform is called 'We Need Love'. Solea received a total of 133 points, beaten only by the contestants from Kazakhstan and France. The big day is here! Then round 2 six finalists performed Welsh versions of the anthem from the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014 “Together”. “. JESC differs from the main competition in Where he impressed everyone with his powerful voice with his rendition of Pink’s song “What About Us” which locked him in The Voice coach Delta Goodrem’s Team Delta. He has been following the Eurovision Song Contest since 2005. The contest will be broadcast on delay by ABC ME on Monday 25 November. Due to financial and organisational difficulties Albania withdrew in 2013 and 2014. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and travel restrictions in place because of it, the show will be hosted live from Warsaw in a studio with all of the presenters and necessary crew socially distancing. She finished 2nd in the adult jury, 2nd in the kids jury and 1st in the televote to win by just three points. This inspired her passion for opera and classical music. EBU has just revealed the split results […] There will also be coverage of preparations in their home countries and the chance for viewers at home to interact with the participants. Sophia Ivanko has been chosen through a national selection by PBC revealed by Ukranian broadcaster UA. First in 2006 with the Tomalchevy Twins and their song 'Vesenniy jazz' (the sisters went on to represent Russia the senior contest in 2014) and more recently in 2017 with Polina Bogusevich's 'Wings'. Entry: Karina Ignatyan - Colors of Your Dream. He came in at a very impressive fourth place in the competition. They have made the Top 10 on every occasion. Spain has participated from 2003-2006, winning the contest in 2004, and placing second in 2003 and 2005. Her winning song “Calon yn Curo” was selected internally by S4C. Image Source: EBU / Source: junioreurovision.tv. They have had a chequered history in the competition since debuting in 2003. The following year they did even better, when Nevena Božović (yes the same one that’s represented Serbia at the adult contest) finished third with the song “Piši Mi”. 10-year-old Marta Viola was internally selected by the Italian broadcaster RAI to represent Italy at JESC 2019 with the song "La Voce Della Terra". Banshees are witch-like creatures from Celtic Mythology. Like many songs in JESC this year, “Superhero” is about saving the planet. Erin was selected through Chwilio am Seren (in English Search for a Star), run by Welsh broadcaster Sianel Pedwar Cymru (S4C), where she won the national final on 24 September 2019. The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 was the 18th edition of the annual Junior Eurovision Song Contest, organised by Telewizja Polska (TVP) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 will take place amidst the COVID-19 crisis next November in Warsaw, Poland. He also follows other Eurovision contests, such as the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which he has watched since the very first edition in 2003. She is very talented with dancing skills in tap, jazz, modern and ballet. 2019 sees 13-year-old singer and actor Matheu Hinzen representing The Netherlands after winning the Dutch national selection with “Dans Met Jou” (Dance with You). The good news is, the Junior Eurovision Song Contest will take place, unlike its cancelled adult counterpart. On the 26th of September 2020, Kazakhstan held a national final to select it’s Junior Eurovision representative. Ukraine has competed in Junior Eurovision every year since 2006 with exceptional success. She is also a member of a pro dance team and has won five gold and two silver medals at dance festivals in Serbia. Valentina is a part of the group Kids United Nouvelle Génération with which she has already released two albums. Mila began singing at her local music school at 6 years of age, and has since performed at various festivals, including Mel Fest Prilep, and is a current member of the Little Angels Choir, which helps children with special needs. Winning contests isn't new to Denberel as he won the show You are Super! They have finished second in 2012 and 2017. When Valentina was six, she auditioned for the French version of The Voice Kids. 11-year-old Darija Vračević was internally selected by RTS and will represent Serbia. The song will be performed in Albanian. The European Broadcasting Union has revealed that 13 countries will take part in this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The rest recorded in their home countries. France made its debut in the 2004 contest in Lillehammer, where Thomas sang the uptempo song “Si On Voulait Bien” and finished in 6th place. Jordan Anthony was internally selected to represent Australia at the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest at the Gliwice Arena in Gliwice, Poland in November. The 2020 contest was to be held at Rotterdam Ahoy in Rotterdam, Netherlands.It would have been the fifth time the Netherlands hosts the contest, following the country's victory at the 2019 edition with the song "Arcade", performed by Duncan Laurence.Rotterdam Ahoy had previously hosted the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2007.. Preparations. This marks the first change in start time since the show was moved to a Sunday afternoon in 2016. This marked the first time the winning country has hosted twice in row. 2019 will see the third time France will compete at the contest. They won the contest in 2005 with Ksenia Sitnik's 'My vmeste' and in 2007 with 'S druz'yami' performed by Alexey Zhigalkovich. meaning that the live show and the… Szansa na Sukces uses a televote and jury voting system. Eurovision 2020 in review: The fuel for change 30 December 2020 at 17:00 CET After the unprecedented cancellation of the Contest and the unifying production of 'Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light', it's now time to pave the way towards an unforgettable 2021. The show was hugely popular with children aged 4 to 14 with a 13.4% viewing share – up 54% on the average of 8.7%. It does still however have a 50/50 jury and public vote. Her music career began at the age of 8, when she was a part of a local choir and her teacher taught her the Mozart opera “, Her young age has certainly been no obstacle to for her love of music - after she was unable to be admitted to the Music Conservatory due to not being old enough to get in, she decided to teach herself classical music! The European Broadcasting Union has revealed that 13 countries will take part in this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. It is a bright, cheery song about love and being happy. He has already released his first album ‘One World’ from money he collected busking in Perth and through a Kickstarter campaign. Giorgi was the first artist selected for JESC 2019, a little over a week after the senior contest had concluded. ... Next article Germany, Junior Eurovision 2020 Germany: Junior Eurovision 2020 Jury Members Revealed. Among 12 participants, Karakat Bashanova was selected to represent her country wih a 50/50 combinaton of professional jury votes and televotes with her power ballad Forever. After months of silence, the EBU has finally unveiled their plans for the Junior Eurovision 2020, with some good news and bad news. Today the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 will take place at TVP’s studios in Warsaw. 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