Austria – In a surprise announcement Austria today revealed an internal selection and will send Nathan Trent to Kyiv next May. The relative unknown was also shortlisted for the German contest this year. Music-experts Eberhard Forcher and Christof Straub, scouted within the young Austrian music scene and asked Nathan to submit a song.
“BIG NEWS: I can now proudly announce that I will be representing Austria at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv. This is so overwhelming! I feel very blessed and I can’t put into words how thankful I am. It’s an honor to sing for my country and I hope you’ll support me on this special journey!”
His debut Single “Like It Is” was released on June 18th 2016.
The song that Nathan will song will be revealed in February 2017.