Austria – National broadcaster ORF has revealed the 9 artists chosen internally to participate in the national final, Wer Singt Für Österreich?, that will be held on the 12th February. The 10th song will be chosen online later. Check out the names!
So the nine artists chosen internally are:
- Bella Wagner
- Farina Miss & Céline Roscheck
- Lia Weller
- Orry Jackson
- Sankil Jones
- Vincent Bueno
One can recognize last year’s Zoë, but in general, the producers led by Eberhard Forcher and Stefan Zechne insisted they wanted local newcomers. Zoë’s song’s Quel filou took part in BoNF 2015 last year:
Among other news revealed today, the national final will take place on February 12th at 20:15 CET, it will be hosted by Andi Knoll, Austria’s usual commentator, and Alice Tumler, one of the hosts of Eurovision 2015 and the decision will be 50/50 between a jury and televote.
- Laura Kamhuber
- Ola Egbowon
- Sara Koell
- David Siedl feat. Madelene & Mc Vio
Today was a big day, and just like Finland and Germany, you can read more about the artists on the official Eurovision site here.