Earlier this month, North Macedonia’s MRT confirmed that the children from the MRT series Dajte muzika will represent the Balkan nation at Junior Eurovision 2021. With the song pending, the broadcaster have revealed further details of the entry.
In an article on JuniorEurovision.tv, it has been confirmed that four members of the TV show Dajte muzika will perform in Paris – Anastasija, Filip, Kristina and Miha.
The quartet will perform the song “Green Forces”, which is due to be released ‘shortly’.
Dajte muzika is a co-production project of MRT and is one of the most popular television programs for children in the country. The cast have released over 80 songs and two albums to date, collaborating with some of North Macedonia’s top composers.
About Junior Eurovision 2021
Only days after Valentina’s win, the EBU were quick to confirm that we will be travelling to France for the 19th edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The contest will take place on December 19th at La Seine Musicale. The slogan of the contest will be Imagine, and the logo was unveiled in August. At this time it is uncertain if the contest will be held in person or remotely once more. Recently the EBU outlined a series of planned scenarios to satisfy the conditions at the time.
In total, the following 19 countries have been confirmed by the EBU as taking part in the 19th edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest:
- Albania – Anna Gjebrea
- Azerbaijan – Sona Azizova
- France – Enzo
- Germany – Pauline
- Ireland – Maiú Levi Lawlor
- Malta – Ike and Kaya
- Netherlands – Ayana
- North Macedonia – Dajte Muzika
- Poland – Sara James
- Portugal – Simão Oliveira
- Serbia – Jovana and Dunja
- Spain – Levi Díaz
- Ukraine – Olena Usenko
Among the 19 we see returns for Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Ireland, Italy, North Macedonia and Portugal. However there are withdrawals for Australia again, and of course the expulsion of Belarus. The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021 will be broadcast live on December 19 and starts at 17:00 CET. Stay tuned in the coming weeks and months ahead, as broadcasters begin selecting their acts for Paris 2021!
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