Spain – Spanish Broadcaster TVE yesterday announced that they will be holding a National Selection to choose their 2016 representative. Six acts will be in contention for the prize and are all said to be well known to the Spanish Public. TVE asked fans to tweet #europuesta along with the act they would like to see…
TVE are still to announce the acts that they have shortlisted but the six most popular from the Twitter Campaign #europuesta are:
Maria Isabel – She won the Junior contest back in 2004
Maverick – He was a finalist in the Spanish version of the Voice in 2015
Raul Gomez – Raul was among those rumoured for last year before Edurne was eventually announced
Dasoul – Dasoul’s music has a Latin American Sound and has been singing since 2012
Xuso Jones – Xuso has opened for the likes of Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and Jessie J
Brequette – She cam second to Ruth Lorenzo in the 2014 National Selection
The last time the public were able to choose their Eurovision Song was in 2014 when Ruth Lorenzo had success coming 10th with her song “Dancing in the Rain”. Whoever represents Spain in 2016 will follow the popular Edurne who only managed a 21st placing with “Emancer”. It is no surprise that TVE are giving power back to the people.
Who would you like to see in the Spanish Final and onto Stockholm?