After announcing the release date for his entry earlier this week, Česká televize has broadcasted a small clip of Benny Cristo recording his music video. And it includes a snippet of the song!
Song out next week
Benny Cristo’s Eurovision 2021 entry will be out on Tuesday, February 16th at 19:00CET. The name of the song is yet to be revealed.
The song is produced by Filip Vlček, who will also join Benny Cristo on the stage at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. Benny also confirmed four dancers will join him on the stage. Before, when Benny was asked to describe the song with three words, Benny said “desire”, “energy” and “Netflix and Chill”.
Czech Republic in Eurovision Song Contest
The Czech Republic debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2007 with the song “Malá dáma” by Kabát, coming last in the semifinal with 1 point. They’ve competed a total of 8 times in the contest, first qualifying for the final in 2016 with “I Stand” by Gabriela Gunčíková, finishing 25th.
In 2020, Benny Cristo won Czech Republic’s national selection in was set to represent Czech Republic with the song “Kemama”. After the 2020 contest was cancelled, Benny was selected internally by the broadcaster ČT for 2021.