It’s another massive weekend for fans of the Eurovision Song Contest with at least 3 entries being revealed before Sunday morning. Finland, Norway and Spain make their final decision on Saturday, while Estonia, Portugal and Sweden progress with their semi-finals. Here's all you need to know and how to watch the shows online.
🇪🇪 Eesti Laul 18:30 CET (ETV or online)
🇳🇴 Melodi Grand Prix 19:55 CET ⭐️ (NRK or online)
🇸🇪 Melodifestivalen 20:00 CET (SVT or online)
🇫🇮 Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 20:00 CET ⭐️ (YLE or online in Finnish, Swedish, English and Russian)
🇪🇸 Destino Eurovisión 22:00 CET ⭐️ (La 1, TVE International or online)
🇵🇹 Festival da Canção 22:00 CET (RTP or online)
(⭐️ = artist/song will be chosen)
🇫🇮 Finland: Can Aksel rebook flights for Rotterdam?
Finland will chose their representative for the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday 20 February. The artists competing in Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu (UMK) are:
Oskr - Lie
Teflon Brothers x Pandora - I Love You
Danny - Sinä Päivänä Kun Kaikki Rakastaa Mua
Laura - Play
Aksel - Hurt
Blind Channel - Dark Side
Ilta - Kelle Mä Soitan
Aksel returns to UMK after winning last year, and having found her way out of Verona via Tallinn, Laura (two-time Eurovision representative for Estonia) will make her debut at Finland's premier music competition.
🇳🇴 Norway: Strong line-up for grand final
After 5 semi-finals and a 'last chance' spectacular, it's time for the final of Norway's Melodi Grand Prix.
Will KEiiNO toast a "Monument-al" second victory or can Monday's wildcard Jorn rock the vote in his favour? With such a strong line-up get ready for an exciting show.
Atle Pettersen - World On Fire
Raylee - Hero
Stavangerkameratene - Who I Am
KIIM - My Lonely Voice
Blåsemafian feat. Hazel - Let Loose
Emmy - Witch Woods
TIX - Fallen Angel
Kaja Rode - Feel Again
Rein Alexander - Eyes Wide Open
IMERIKA - I Can't Escape
KEiiNO - Monument
Jorn - Faith Bloody Faith
Broadcast time: Saturday 20 February 19:55 CET
Where to watch: NRK (In Norway) or online
🇪🇸 Spain: 'Voy A Quedarme' or 'Memoria' for Blas Cantó
After the cancelation of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, Spain's contestant Blas was offered the chance to return by broadcaster RTVE. In Destino Eurovisión Team Cantó showcase his two potential entries for the 65th Contest.
Voy A Quedarme
The two songs are already available on several streaming platforms and online voting has been open since 10 February.
Broadcast time: Saturday 20 February 22:00 CET
Where to watch: La 1 (Spain), TVE International (outside Spain) or online
🇪🇪 Estonia: Uku and Jüri looking to do the double
On Thursday 18 February, the first 6 acts qualified for the final of Eesti Laul, the Estonian selection show for the world's biggest music contest. This Saturday, another 6 acts will progress to the final.
The line-up includes former Eesti Laul champions Uku Suviste (2020) and Jüri Pootsmann (2016) both on the hunt for victory number two.
These acts will compete for a place in the final:
Sissi - Time
Gram-Of-Fun - Lost In A Dance
Kadri Voorand - Energy
Helen - Nii kõrgele
Redel - Tartu
Rahel - Sunday Night
Uku Haasma - Kaos
Heleza - 6
Uku Suviste - The Lucky One
Alabama Watchdog - Alabama Watchdog
Jüri Pootsmann - Magus Melanhoolia
Suured Tüdrukud - Heaven’s Not That Far Tonight
Broadcast time: Saturday 20 February 18:30 CET
Where to watch: ETV (Estonia) or online
🇸🇪 Sweden: A Eurovision legend returns to 'Melfest'
SVT's Melodifestivalen continues with the third semi-final on Saturday 20 February. Previous shows have seen Dotter, Anton Ewald, Danny Saucedo and Arvingarna qualify for the final while four other acts will have to navigate the "Second Chance" round on 6 March.
Get ready for the "glitter och glamor" as fans celebrate the return of Eurovision Song Contest 1999 champion Charlotte Perrelli. She will perform her song Still Young at the top of the show.
This is the full line-up for Saturdays show:
Charlotte Perrelli - Still Young
Emil Assergård - Om Allting Skiter Sig
Klara Hammarström - Beat Of Broken Hearts
Mustasch - Contagious
Elisa - Den Du Är
Alvaro Estrella - Baila Baila
Tusse - Voices
Broadcast time: Saturday 20 February 20:00 CET
Where to watch: SVT (in Sweden and its neighbouring countries) or online.
🇵🇹 Portugal: The search begins for a second win
Portugal will be hoping to discover another Amar Pelos Dois as the first semi-final of Festival da Canção kicks off on Saturday 20 February with performances from 10 hopeful acts.
The Black Mamba – Love is on My Side
Valéria – Na Mais Profunda Saudade
mema. – Claro Como Água
Nadine – Cheguei Aqui
Miguel Marôco – Girassol
Fábia Maia – Dia Lindo
IRMA – Livros
Karetus & Romeu Bairos – Saudade
Sara Afonso – Contramão
IAN – Mundo
Only 5 acts will be voted through to the final on 6 March.
Broadcast time: Saturday 20 February 22:00 CET
Where to watch: RTP (in Portugal) or online.
Are you ready for a Eurovision marathon on our first Super Saturday of the season? If you start with Eesti Laul at 18:30 CET it's possible to watch national final content for at least 6 hours.