Welsh broadcaster S4C have revealed the 12 candidates that went through to the next stage of Chwilio Am Seren, the Welsh selection for Junior Eurovision 2019. From these only six will compete at the national final, broadcast live from Venue Cymru in Llandudno on September 24.
Following the two live audition shows the three professional mentors Connie Fisher, Lloyd Macey and Tara Bethan chose the following for the mentoring stage.
- Cerys TJ
- Cerys H
- Y Minis
In the next stage, the semi-finalists will perform in front of shoppers at Swansea’s Quadrant Shopping Centre. The episode will be aired on S4C on September 17th.
Wales in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest
Wales made their debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest last year in Minsk. They were one of two debuting nations, the other being Kazakhstan. Both countries are returning for the 2019 contest in Gliwice-Silesia.
Manw represented Wales in 2018, with the song “Perta”, finishing in last place with 29 points, one point behind Serbia in 19th place. Wales scored no points from the jury voting, gaining all their points in the online voting.