RTVE, the Spanish national broadcaster, has revealed further details about ‘Benidorm Fest’, their new national selection for the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest. The application period opened yesterday and will close on Friday 29th October.
Twelve acts will be selected to take part in ‘Benidorm Fest’. Two Semi Finals will consist of six acts each, with three acts from each Semi Final progressing to the Grand Final. The winner will be chosen by a 50% public vote and a 50% jury vote. The jury will be 60% Spanish and 40% international. ‘Benidorm Fest’ will take place at the end of January, although the exact date is yet to be revealed.
Author: Richard Taylor