Welcome to the start of our series where we look at artists that have progressed from the Junior Eurovision Song Contest to the Eurovision Song Contest.
Part 1: Weronika Bochat & Monica
Weronika Bochat took part in the group KWADro for Poland back in 2004. That year, the contest took place in Lillehammer and the Polish group finished 17th with 3 points.
Video Source: JESCUnofficial
Weronika Bochat progressed to the Eurovision Song Contest in Oslo, 2010. However, this time he performed as a backing singer for Marcin Mrozinski. Marcin represented Poland with “Legenda” and finished 13th in the first semi final with 44 points.
Monica took part for Armenia back in 2008. That year, the contest took place in Limassol and Monica finished 8th with 59 points.
Video Source: Het Kanaal
Just like Weronika Bochat, Monika progressed to the Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm, 2016. However, this time she performed as a backing singer for Iveta Mukuchyan. Iveta represented Armenia with “LoveWave” and finished 9th in the final with 249 points.
Author: Richard Taylor
Source: Eurovision Ireland
Video Source: JESCUnofficial and Het Kanaal