Finland | Saara Aalto's UMK Entries To Be Released Over Three Weeks
This morning we had more news regarding the national final selection of Finland, who in keeping in theme with their revamped selection announced the songs will be revealed over three weeks.
It was announced back in November Saara Aalto would be their representative, being the first act ever to be selected internally by the Nordic nation and that she will have three songs for an international jury and the public to choose from, UMK is still happening however with the show taking place March 3rd. However the news broke last week that Saara has selected her songs and she has announced today she will be revealing them on the 9th, 16th and 23rd February.
Saara has not said who has worked on the selected songs for UMK, however in the months that followed her announcement has been working with the likes of Linnea Deb, Thomas G:Son and Norma John. Saara Aalto has tried for Eurovision for her native Finland on multiple occasions and placed 2nd in the 2011 and 2016 selection, it was also rumoured the BBC had contacted her to take part in Eurovision:You Decide to represent the UK in the days prior being announced for Finland.
So the three songs will be teased to us weekly, what do you guys think? Are you happy to wait? Or did you want all three at once? Let us know!