'That little girl inside me never stopped dreaming and now that dream is coming true!' says
She is beautiful, she is talented, and she is ... Franka Batelić . After several weeks of speculation, it is finally confirmed, that at the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest, which will be held in Portugal this year, Croatia will be represented by Franko Batelić. She will be present with her entry 'Crazy' - The song is written by herself.
Today, she announced the great news to her fans saying: 'Who says dreams do not come true? People, I am delighted to share this greaaaat news - I introduce Croatia in Eurovision! Lisbon, see you soon!' She has been rumoured to sing at Eurovision since, but now it is actually true. Since she released her single 'On Fire', there has been speculation by fans that she would represent Croatia. It is true, and now she will have the honour of represent Croatia at the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest, which will held in Lisbon, Portugal for the first time ever.
Apparently, she has been a fan of the contest since early childhood. She describes this herself: 'When I was two, holding a remote control instead of a microphone, I was standing in front of our TV set, blundering through Tony Cetinski’s Nek ti bude ljubav sva when he represented Croatia at Eurovision 1994. I gushed to my mother and father, saying: Aka do the same, do the same!’ - says Franka.
She also thanks for Radiotelevision for believing in her, and Franka also understands the responsibility: 'My team and I are aware of the responsibility that this contest requires and we are ready to take on this challenge.' We sure she will do her best to bring victory to Croatia.
Until we wait for her Eurovision Song Contest entry, why not to look her video 'On Fire'? What do you think about her, and Croatian TV's decision. Can she bring triumph for Croatia for the first time? Please tell us in the comments below.
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