The finalists of Norway's Melodi Grand Prix 2020
The finalists of Norwegian Melodi Grand Prix 2020 Photo: NRK

This weekend: 3 finals, a song announcement and 4 semi-final shows

We're heading toward another busy Eurovision weekend! Europe will see 3 national selection finals, in Armenia, Lithuania and Norway, a song announcement for France and 4 semi-final shows: Estonia, Iceland, Sweden and Ukraine. Here is everything you need to know.

All over Europe, (semi-)finals are taking place in order to find the acts that will fly to Rotterdam for the Eurovision Song Contest 2020. Find out where to watch the shows and read up on the national finalists below.

Saturday 15 February

Armenia chooses their act for Rotterdam

Depi Evratesil 2020 - 19:00 CET (WATCH LIVE)

The winner of Depi Evratesil will get the chance to become Armenia's representative for the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam. The 12 competing contestants and songs are:

  • Agop - Butterflies

  • Arthur Aleq - Heaven

  • Athena Manoukian - Chains On You

  • ERNA - Life Faces

  • EVA Rida - No Love

  • Gabriel Jeeg - It’s Your Turn

  • Hayk Music - What Is To Be In Love

  • Karina EVN - Why?

  • Miriam Baghdasaryan - Run Away

  • Sergey & Nikolay Harutyunov - Ha, Take a Step

  • TOKIONINE - Save Me

  • Vladimir Arzumanyan - What’s Going On Mama

Listen to all the songs here.

Armenia's national selection Depi Evratesil 2020ARMTV

Who will fly the Lithuanian flag in 2020?

Pabandom iš naujo - 20:00 CET (WATCH LIVE)

After the thrilling semi-finals, the final of Pabandom iš naujo will take place at the Kaunas Žalgiris Arena where 8 acts will compete for the ticket to Rotterdam (in alphabetical order):

  • Aistė Pilvelytė - Unbreakable

  • KaYra - Alligator

  • MEANDI – Drip

  • Monique – Make Me Human

  • Monika Marija – If I Leave

  • Rūta Loop - We Came From Sun

  • The Backs – Fully

  • The Roop - On Fire

Lithuanian finalists 2020LRT

10 acts in the race for Norway's national selection

Melodi Grand Prix - 19:50 CET (WATCH LIVE)

After 5 semi-finals, it is time for the final of the Norwegian Melodi Grand Prix. The show will take place in Trondheim where 5 qualified semi-finalists and 5 pre-qualified acts will perform their songs. The running order is as follows:

  • Raylee - Wild

  • Didrik & Emil - Out Of Air

  • Magnus Bokn - Over The Sea

  • Akuvi - Som du er

  • Kristin Husøy - Pray For Me

  • Rein Alexander - One Last Time

  • Tone Damli - Hurts Sometimes

  • Sondrey - Take My Time

  • Ulrikke - Attention

  • Liza Vassilieva - I Am Gay

The finalists of Norway's Melodi Grand Prix 2020NRK

Sunday 16 February

On 14 January, France's public broadcaster France Télévisions announced that 30-year-old singer, actor and comedian Tom Leeb has been selected internally to represent the country in Rotterdam. This Sunday his song will be announced, so stay tuned!

Also happening this Saturday

Several more countries will have semi-finals, building toward their national finals scheduled to take place in the next few weeks.

Which (semi-)final are you most looking forward to? Let us know in the comments!

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