Today, the six song titles, and singers that will compete in the German's 'Unser Lied Für Lissabon' that will be held on the 22nd February 2018 has been revealed.
The German broadcaster NDR have revealed all the details including the name of the song writers. Germany, like many other Eurovision nations have opted to get their melodies from a song camp, which was held earlier in the year in Berlin. The names of the songs, and artists are as follows:
Xavier Darcy – “Johah”.
Ivy Quainoo – “House On Fire"
Ryk – “You and I”.
Michael Schulte – “You Let Me Walk Alone”.
Natia Todua – “My Own Way”.
voXXclub: – “I mog Di so”
All songs will be officially released, and will be available to listen to on the 20th February 2018.
The national final will be held on the 22 February 2018 at the Studio Berlin Adlershof in Berlin with the six competing entries. The show will be hosted by Linda Zervakis and Elton. It was also announced last week that young artist Mike Singer would be the star guest, and sing as the interval act.
The winner will be chosen on the one night, where the winner will be selected by a combination of jury vote, a 100 hundred member Eurovision panel, which will consist of votes from an international jury. This jury will consist of eighteen members who are:
Sweden Filip Adamo – Product manager at record label
Iceland Einar Bardarson – Composer, music producer, concertist, artist agent
Belgium Typh Barrow – Singer, composer
France Bruno Berberes – Casting director, producer, composer, coach
Norway Margaret Berger – Singer, songwriter, represented Norway in the 2013 Contest
Cyprus Argyro Christodoulidou – Composer, songwriter
United Kingdom Mark De Lisser – Vocal coach
Sweden Henrik Johnsson – Television presenter and producer
Lithuania Rafailas Karpis – Opera singer
Slovenia Tinkara Kovač – Singer, flautist, represented Slovenia in the 2014 Contest
Sweden Maria Eva Lundin (Maria Marcus) – Music producer, songwriter
Romania Anca Lupes – Music manager
Netherlands Florent Luyckx – Radio executive
Armenia Gore Melian – Singer, songwriter, producer
Sweden Rennie Mirro – Dancer, choreographer, actor
Iceland Helga Möller – Singer, represented Iceland in the 1986 Contest as part of ICY
Spain Ruth Lorenzo Pascual – Singer, songwriter, represented Spain in the 2014 Contest
Germany Sascha Reimann (Ferris MC) – Musician, rapper, actor
Poland Grzegorz Urban Composer, arranger, pianist
This year Germany are hoping to reverse its fortunes that has seen them languish at the bottom of the scoreboard for the last few years? They are hoping a change of tact can see them score higher. Are you excited by any of the names on the list? Please tell us your thoughts in the comments below.
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