Eurovision in Concert: A Record 33 Acts

Eurovision in Concert – This year’s annual concert in Amsterdam will showcase a record number of participants in advance of May’s Eurovision Song Contest. No less than 33 Eurovision hopefuls will perform in Amsterdam on Saturday, April 8  in Eurovision in Concert 2017, exceeding last year’s record of 26 participating acts. 

Approximately 200 journalists from all over Europe will attend the afternoon press program. The artists will be welcomed in Amsterdam by the outgoing Dutch minister for Foreign Trade and  Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen. After the official welcome, press can conduct one-to-one interviews with the participating artists.

The evening concert, which was completely sold out in less than 30 minutes, will be hosted by Dutch Eurovision commentator Cornald Maas and Icelandic singer Selma, who represented her home country twice at the Eurovision Song Contest.

This year’s participants are:

  1. Albania  – Lindita – World
  2. Armenia – Artsvik – Fly With Me
  3. Austria – Nathan Trent – Running On Air
  4. Belarus – Naviband – Story Of My Life
  5. Belgium – Blanche – City Lights
  6. Bulgaria – Kristian Kostov – Beautiful Mess
  7. Cyprus – Hovig – Gravity
  8. Czech Republic – Martina Bárta – My Turn
  9. Denmark – Anja – Where I Am
  10. Finland – Norma John – Blackbird
  11. France – Alma – Requiem
  12. Georgia – Tamara Gachechiladze – Keep The Faith
  13. Germany – Levina – Perfect Life
  14. Hungary – Joci Pápai – Origo
  15. Israel – IMRI – I Feel Alive
  16. Italy – Francesco Gabbani – Occidentali’s Karma
  17. Lithuania – Fusedmarc – Rain Of Revolution
  18. Macedonia – Jana Burčeska – Dance Alone
  19. Malta – Claudia Faniello – Breathlessly
  20. Moldova – Sunstroke Project – Hey Mamma
  21. Montenegro – Slavko – Space
  22. The Netherlands – OG3NE – Lights And Shadows
  23. Norway – Jowst – Grab The Moment
  24. Poland – Kasia Mós – Flashlight
  25. Romania – Ilinca & Alex – Yodel It!
  26. San Marino – Valentina Monetta & Jimmie Wilson – Spirit Of The Night
  27. Serbia – Tijana Bogićević – In Too Deep
  28. Slovenia – Omar Naber – On My Way
  29. Spain – Manel Navarro – Do It For Your Lover
  30. Sweden – Robin Bengtsson – I Can’t Go On
  31. Switzerland – Timebelle – Apollo
  32. Ukraine – O. Torvald – Time
  33. United Kingdom – Lucie Jones – Never Give Up On You

Eurovision in Concert, an initiative by a group of Dutch Eurovision fans, is organised for the 9th consecutive year. The event has become the leading promotional event prior to the Eurovision Song Contest and is endorsed by the EBU. Bookmakers and fans consider the concert as a serious indicator for Eurovision success at the actual contest in May.

The official website can be found here: www.eurovisioninconcert.nl

Source – Eurovision in Concert

4 comments on “Eurovision in Concert: A Record 33 Acts

  1. So freaking excited. Can’t wait. My first EiC!

  2. Good to see Macedonia, Belgium and Bulgaria! Only one missing will be Azerbaijan! :( also annoyed at Ireland :/

    • Apparently there will be no live performance until he appears on The Late Late Show in late April! From RTE sources. Doesn’t bode well imo.

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