Time for Heat 2 in Ireland’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest search. Sunday October 18th sees another 8 contestants compete for 1 place in the Grand Final on November 8th.
Each of the contestants will perform their song for the 3 judges and a live audience. The judges will then select the Top 2 acts who they will then select to go through to the Grand Final.
Last Sunday David Kennedy became the first act to make it through to the final with his song ‘Fuar’
The 8 acts competing in Heat 2
From: Moycullen, Co. Galway
Song title: Réalta Na Mara
Lyricist & Composer: Aimee Banks, Niall Mooney, Jonas Gladnikoff & Brendan McCarthy
From: Askeaton, Co. Limerick
Song title: Mo Ghrá
Lyricist & Composer: Ellie Power
Na Cork Rappers
Song title: Is Maith Liom É
Lyricist & Composer: Na Cork Rappers, GMC Beats in association with Webwise & YWIC
From: Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
Song title: Múr Samhraidh
Lyricist & Composer: Ashley Tubridy
From: Ballinteer, Dublin
Song title: Fíor Chairde
Lyricist & Composer: Kelly Irwin & Greg French
Song title: Dubh ‘is Gorm
Lyricist & Composer: Maude Adams
From: Edenderry, Co. Offaly
Song title: Síocháin
Lyricist & Composer: Ruby Buckley, Yula Persson & Linda Persson
From: Ballyvolane, Co. Cork
Song title: Taisteal an Domhain
Lyricist & Composer:Ellie Quinlan
The show will be aired on Sunday October 18th at 20:30 (GMT) on Tg4. For international viewers you can look on-line at the TG4 live streaming by clicking on the link HERE
You will be in the hands of Irish presenter Eoin McDermott. Stay tuned for all the news behind the scenes as Ireland looks for their first Junior Eurovision contestant.
Throughout the Show make sure to get involved and have your say. You can tweet us using @eurovisionirela #Discover #JESCEire. You were great last Sunday and we had many people tweeting us during the show. So get involved this weekend with us.
Author/Editor in Chief Garrett Mulhall
Source : Eurovision Ireland