As time flies by, we begin to see more countries confirm if they will be participating in the 2021 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The next country to confirm they will be present is Germany. NDR’s head of entertainment Thomas Schreiber confirms the news to ESC-Kompakt.
Proud of what Susan and the team has achieved
Speaking to ESC-Kompakt, Germany’s Head of Delegation for Junior Eurovision Ulrike Ziesemer, looks back and mentions how proud she is of Susan and the German team, in regards to their participation in 2020.
“Looking back, I am very proud of what our debutante Susan and the entire team have achieved. In our first year, we “did everything ourselves” in an extremely short time, from finding the candidate to producing the music video to the show video with KiKA and ZDF – and that despite various hurdles that Corona in particular poses Put away. Of course, we would have liked a better placement, but with the programs that we produced for KiKA and Das Erste the week before the show, we were very successful in terms of both content and reach. Now we have learned a lot and are looking forward to Paris! “Ulrike Ziesemer on Germany’s Junior Eurovision 2020 participation (translated)
At the time of writing, Germany, is yet to reveal how they will be selecting the artist and the song that will be representing the nation in France later this year.
Junior Eurovision 2021 – what we know so far
After winning the 2020 edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, it was revealed that France will have the honour of hosting the contest for the first time later this year. At the time of writing, the date and the host city of this year’s contest, is yet to be determined.
So far, the following countries, have expressed their interest to participate in this year’s contest:
Germany at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest
In 2020, Germany announced that it will be making its debut at the 2020 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Susan had the honor of being Germany’s first representative, with her entry “Stronger With You”. During her participation, Germany placed 12th overall in the competition with 66 points.
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