Denmark – Nationa Broadcater DR will again choose its representative via Dansk Melodi Grand Prix. The final will take place on 13th February 2016 in Horsens’ Forum. Horsens has a capacity of 3,500 to 4,000 people.
Song writers and composers can send in songs until 7 September 2015, and tickets for the show will go on sale on 2nd November 2015.
Denmark has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 44 times since its debut in 1957. Having competed in ten consecutive contests until 1966, Denmark was absent for eleven consecutive contests from 1967-1977. Since 1978, they have been absent from only four contests.
Denmark has won the contest three times in 1963 with Grethe and Jørgen Ingmann singing ‘Dansevise‘, in 2000 with Olsen Brothers singing ‘Fly on the Wings of Love‘ and more recently in 2013 with Emmelie de Forest singing ‘Only Teardrops‘.