It has been announced that UMK 2022, the Finnish national selection, will take place in the month of February, although an exact date has yet to be announced. It is hoped to have an audience in attendance to, but this will all depend on the Coronavirus pandemic obviously. Songwriters and Producers have a six day period in September to submit their entries – starting on Wednesday 1st September and concluding on Monday 6th September.
Anssi Autio, the Producer of UMK, had the following to say:
“UMK is Finland’s largest music show, which has exceeded all records during the previous two seasons. Expectations for 2022 are really high. UMK also intends to return as a public event in 2022, if possible.”
Author: Richard Taylor