Jan here live at the studios of RTVSLO. I am awaiting the announcement of the 8 Acts and Songs that will compete in EMA 2015 to find the singer/band that will represent Slovenia at Eurovision in Vienna.
The announcement is set to begin at 11am CET so just refresh the page to get up to the minute details of who the lucky acts are hoping to make it to vienna
Can Slovenia make the Grand Final of Eurovision for a second year in a row?
The hosts are talking to us about the process of selection
The Jury that selected the 8 Acts for EMA 2015 include some familiar names
Darja Švajger (Eurovision 1995 & 1999)
Matej Wolf (musician, producer & instrumentalist)
AleksanderRadić (Head of Delegation for Eurovision 2015 & editor of EMA 2015)
Jernej Vene (Radio Music Editor on Val 202 Radio Station).
List of Acts
– Alya & Neno Belan
– skupina Ice (Ice Group)
– Jana Šušteršič
– Martina Majerle
– Rudi Bučar
– Tim Kores
Jana Šušteršič is the recent winner of Slovenia’s Got Talent
Skupina Ice are a local rock/pop band
“MARAAYA” consist of vocalist/writer Marjetka and producer/writer Raay. They have been responsible for manu hits in Slovenia and were the composers of Slovenia’s Entry at JESC 2014
Martina Majerle is Pop/Swing singer from Slovenia. She has been a backing vocalist for Croatia in 2003, Montenegro in 2008 and 2014, and Slovenia in 2007 and 2011, and she was the lead vocalist for Slovenia in 2009, along with Quartissimo.
Rudi Bučar – In February 2007, at the invitation of RTV Slovenia join the project Eurosong ’07 in Helsinki as spemljevalni vocals Alenka Gotar. He was also a finalist in EMA 2014 along with the band The Elevators
Tim Kores – started as a member of a Boy Band ‘In&Out’ who came to fame on the X-Factor in Slovenia in 2012
Alya & Neno Belan
They have come together especially for EMA 2015. Neno was with the band ‘The Devils’ who were from Split. They were highly successful. His music is British and American Rock n Roll with influences from The Beatles. His solo song ‘ivers of Dreams’ was the Most performed song in Croatia in 2008.
Alya is a singer from Ljubljana and is known for her energetic live performances
Author/ Jan Vehar
Source : Eurovision Ireland