LRT, the Lithuanian broadcaster, opened today the submission period for this year’s national selection. Eurovizijos Dainų Konkursą 2016 will be the format Lithuania will be using for selecting their representative for the 61st Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm. Submissions for the competition are open now and will close on 1st December.
Next year Iceland celebrates 30 years in the Eurovision Song Contest and broadcaster RUV confirmed yesterday that they will once again use Söngvakeppnin as the national final to select their participant for Eurovision 2016. Submissions for the competition are open now and will close on 2nd of November.
Less than two months left for the 2015 edition of Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Slovenia and the Netherlands selected their participant this weekend through the process of a national final, while San Marino became the 16th country which has confirmed its participation in the 13th Junior Eurovision in Bulgaria, Sofia.
Rai has confirmed that the Sanremo 2016 winner will have the right to go to the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm for Italy. Otherwise Rai will select someone else who is willing to go to Stockholm. Also, Eurovision moves from Rai 2 channel to Rai1 for the first time since 1991 when Italy hosted the…