With Romania being disqualified last year,their representative Ovidiu Anton didn’t get the chance to perform in front of all Europe and Australia his winning song from Selectia Nationala 2016 ” Momement Of Silence”.
This year Romania is back and there are only 9 days left for composers and singers to submit their entries for Selectia Nationala 2017. More info about that you can find on http://www.eurovison.tvr.ro
TVR just released a statement saying that Ovidiu Anton will perform at the Semifinal of Selectia Nationala alongside with his band “ANTON”.
Ovidiu stated “I am doing this firstly for Eurovision fans that supported me and for all Romanians that stood by my side. We will perform new songs too (…) Anton moves forward!”.
For the first time ever in Selectia Nationala, the jury will decide the semi-finalists in a televised show. The artists will perform their songs in TVR’s studio Friday 27 February, Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 February – in front of a jury panel and audience . The recordings will be broadcasted between 5-11 February on TVR 2, TVR HD and TVR International.
The Semifinal will be on 26 february 2017 and the Final of Selectia Nationala on 5 March 2017.
The winner will be selected only by public televote.
Would you have liked to see Ovidiu Anton performing “Moment of Silence” last year on the main stage of Eurovision?
Who do you wish to see in the Romanian Selection?
Author: Bogdan Stefan
Source: TVR.ro, Eurovision Ireland
Categories: Eurovision 2017