JESC 2019 | Spain will participate in Junior Eurovision 2019!
The Spanish broadcaster RTVE have announced that Spain will be returning to Junior Eurovision after an absence of 12 years. Spain's participation at Junior Eurovision 2019 in Gliwice, Poland will mark their fifth participation in the contest.
It has not been announced yet how Spain will chose their participant for Junior Eurovision 2019. In their previous four participations, they selected their singer through a televised national final. Will they do the same again this year?
Check out all of Spain's Junior Eurovision participations from 2003-2006. Which song is your favourite? (And as a bonus, you also get to hear Portugal's entries from 2006 & 2007 too!)
Spain's Junior Eurovision history:
Spain made their Junior Eurovision debut at the very first contest in Copenhagen in 2003, where Sergio finished in second place, only 9 points behind the winner, Croatia.
In 2004, Maria Isabel brought Spain their first and only win, racking up an impressive 171 points (a score that would remain unbeaten until 2015 when Destiny from Malta received 185 points!).
In 2005, Antonio Jose continued on with Spain's impressive streak of good results by finishing in second place, only 3 points behind the winner, Belarus, and In 2006, Spain got their lowest placing to date, when Dani finished in fourth place with 90 points.
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