Gliwice-Silesia 2019

Russia to select their Junior Eurovision act on September 24

Who will follow Anna's footsteps in Gliwice-Silesia?

After moving the national selection from June to September, Karusel has now confirmed that the Russian participant for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019 will be selected on September 24.

11 Acts to compete for the win

After holding live auditions in April, the 11 acts that will compete for the chance to represent Russia in Gliwice-Silesia have been confirmed. The participants will consist of nine soloists, a duo and a group.

  • Alisa Pritochkina
  • Daniil Khachaturov
  • Julia Solnyshkova
  • Ksenia Kushner
  • Like Teens
  • Maria Mirova
  • Margarita Stryukova
  • Maryana Titova
  • Mikhail Noginsky
  • Nikita Moroz
  • Tatyana Mezhentseva & Oorzhak Denberel

The Russian entry will be selected through a mixture of online voting and a jury vote. The online voting will open five days before the show and will end the day before the competition.

Russia at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018

After undertaking a national final to select their representative in Minsk, Russia selected Anna Filipchuk to represent them in Belarus with her song ‘Unbreakable‘, after she garnered the most votes from the televote and the juries combined.

In Minsk, Anna placed tenth at the competition, thus, continuing Russia’s continuous placing within the top ten. She managed to place 11th in the jury vote with 60 points and 7th in the online vote with 62 points.

Anna performing ‘Unbreakable’ at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Minsk

Who do you think will represent Russia at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Gliwice-Silesia? Do you think Russia will have its third win? Let us know your opinions and thoughts in the comments section below or at social media. Be sure to stay updated by following @ESCXTRA on Twitter@escxtra on Instagram and liking our Facebook page for the latest updates!

Tim Jumawan

I started watching Eurovision ever since I moved to the UK in 2006, obsessed since 2012 and haven't looked back since.

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