This evening, Michael James Down, one of the members of the team behind Boris Covali’s Eurovision bid “Flying”, shared a message announcing the withdrawal of their song from Moldova’s national selection O melodie pentru Europa.
After Kate Ryan in Belgium, another Eurovision star decided to come back undercover in her national selection. This time, it’s Olia Tira, who chose to enter her song “Never Stop No” under the pseudonym FLUX LIGHT in the Moldovan selection.
After a grueling day of live auditions, the Moldova jury, which includes Eurovision star Nelly Ciobanu, selected 24 out of the 59 songs submitted for the national selection O melodie pentru Europa.
Moldovan broadcaster TRM announced that, after analyzing the appeals filed by three candidates, the organizers and jury of O melodie pentru Europa decided to accept all songs submitted this year, and not just 40, as announced earlier this week. Apparently, there was a “technical mistake” regarding the number of songs qualifying for the live audition […]
After most of the 57 candidates took forever to make up their minds and submit their entries to O melodie pentru Europa, the Moldovan jury took just a couple of days to listen to the 61 songs and dismissed 21 of them. Forty songs remain in the race until the live auditions on February 1st, […]
Moldova’s window for submissions closed today at 4PM CET, and so far the only official information is that 25 candidates submitted songs for jury consideration by 9pm last night. See the update at the end of the article.
One of the very few submissions to Moldova’s national contest O melodie pentru Europa is Sasha Bognibov’s song “My Lesbian Girl”. The eye-grabbing title is Sasha’s 13th attempt to represent his country at Eurovision. Could it be a matter of 13th time lucky?
After three weeks, and with just ten days to go until Moldova’s deadline for submissions (23 January), only two artists have shown interest in the national selection “O melodie pentru Europa”. However, organizers hope that more songs will be submitted at the last minute.