On November 26, sixteen acts from across Europe and Australia will battle it out in the final of Junior Eurovision 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The European Broadcasting Union recently announced a new worldwide online voting system launching November 24. But we can’t wait until then to hear who you think should win JESC 2017. And maybe you can’t wait either!

So have your say by voting for your favourite act in our annual JESC winner’s poll below.

You have until November 24 to vote. You can vote for as many acts as you want, but you can vote only ONE time. So make it count! You can also keep an eye on our Wiwi Jury reviews and ratings of each act by clicking here.

POLL: WHO SHOULD WIN JUNIOR EUROVISION 2017?

Junior Eurovision 2017 voting

Voting will start on Friday 24th November via the junioreurovision.tv website. Viewers will be able to vote from anywhere in the world. So for those outside of Europe who are normally unable to vote in either the Junior Eurovision or Eurovision, then here’s a chance to finally have a say!

On the official website, voters will be shown a preview of each of the 16 performances. In August it was stated there would also be an option to watch longer one-minute clips of each participant’s rehearsals. There is no mention of this in yesterday’s video, so it remains to be seen if this is still the case.

Viewers will then be able to vote for either three, four or five of their favourite entries. If a viewer only like one or two of the songs, then they will have to have to choose one or two others to vote for as well.

Perhaps most surprisingly, viewers will be allowed to vote for their own country. This is most likely because of the technical limits involved in preventing such an issue when using an online system. The EBU may believe that if everyone votes for their own country then it could cancel each other out.

However, the decision hasn’t gone down particularly well with fans, with the majority of comments below the YouTube video noting the possible unfair advantage this gives to those countries with higher population sizes. Who knows, maybe Dmitry Shepelev’s 2015 voting gag could now become a reality!

FOLLOW OUR JUNIOR EUROVISION COVERAGE

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Andreas Casablancas
Andreas Casablancas
3 years ago

i just heard today all of the songs, and I’m happy to see Belarus at the top, she really should win, that song is FLAWLESS!

Ash
Ash
3 years ago

This poll is Fake you can vote constantly. Vote, clear browser history and vote again many times!!!

Ria van de Velde - NL
Ria van de Velde - NL
3 years ago

Poland is my big favorite !!
Good luck to all participants !!

Henry
Henry
3 years ago

Armenia will get my vote in final. Winner!!!

UK SONG 2018
UK SONG 2018
3 years ago
Reply to  Henry

Same hope people vote for Armenia

Melanie
Melanie
3 years ago

Omg ,grigol is leading the poll ,wow,congrats

Marchello
Marchello
3 years ago

Georgia will be winner again ,i guess ?

UK SONG 2018
UK SONG 2018
3 years ago
Reply to  Marchello

More than Likely yes

beccaboo1212
3 years ago

I want Veronica Rotin to fly Malta’s colors in Minsk! 🙂

lkdgldgd
3 years ago

16.Portugal
15.Albania
14.Serbia
13.Malta
12.FYR Macedonia
11.Cyprus
10.Ireland
9.Italy
8.Ukraine
7.Australia
6.The Netherlands
5.Armenia
4.Belarus
3.Poland
2.Russia
1.georgia(winner)

marianna
marianna
3 years ago

Armenia ?? ?? let’s go Mish ??

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3 years ago
Reply to  marianna

Absolutely

zurs
zurs
3 years ago

Georgia is just amazing! <3 love it with malta <3
But i think its Georgia's year again,such a strong vocal ,beautiful melody and the cutest guy <3 whole package,adore it!

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3 years ago
Reply to  zurs

I agree with you, I love love Georgia’s entry, and I actually like Malta as well, but you know what my main two are Georgia and Armenia, even though Malta, Russia, and Belarus have a good chance as well, Georgia definitely could win because they’ve picked everything right this time, the singer, the song, his voice is so beyond his years, he could be a contender, and wouldn’t be shocked,
so he gets a vote from the Up and Armenia Malta and some others as well.

Héctor
Héctor
3 years ago

Well, it seems my comment wasn’t published becuase of some internet/web failure that happens sometimes to me. In that comment I talked about how some countries are determined to send year after year boring and dated ballads sung by 8-12 yr old childs who don’t fit the song (Italy, Albania, Poland, Georgia,…). There are also some bland and cheesy or just annoying entries (Serbia, Portugal,…). Fortunately, we have some great songs from Belarus, Russia, FYR Macedonia or Ireland. But tbh, I only see Belarus or Russia winning. Having said that, this is my top (which nobody is goign to read,… Read more »

UK 2018 Esc
UK 2018 Esc
3 years ago
Reply to  Héctor

for some reason Georgia and Armenia have been the songs i have pretty much really liked, and I don’t think its rigged, I respect your opinion and I partly agree, but they really do have a nice song, and its definitely winning material, and with Georgia’s song its definitely a song for the adult Eurovision, and it isn’t as boring. but like you said I love Russia and Belarus, and I agree they could take the win and it would be well deserved, I really am surprised you ranked Georgia at number 9 though

sodom
sodom
3 years ago
Reply to  Héctor

what an unfair conclusion !!!what does it mean to rig the poll.it;s your opinion.They deserve and have high persent.everyone can vote and nobody can rig as you say.

Uk 2018
Uk 2018
3 years ago
Reply to  sodom

It’s hard to explain but since Armenians love junior eurovision and love watching you would think a lot of them love to vote on the polls and Georgians aswell which would make you think it’s rigged but really isn’t as much as you think, I personally love Georgia and armenias entry’s throughout the years apart from certain songs, but they deserve to do well, people should vote for them, and I hope they either get top 2 or either of them win the contest, I would vote for them hear in the Uk and I’ve voted for them quite alot… Read more »

Graph
Graph
3 years ago
Reply to  Uk 2018

From my experience watching Wiwi polls for ESC and JESC, the Georgian or Armenian surge tends to happen early in the voting period. By the time of the actual contest, other countries often take the lead.

irina
irina
3 years ago
Reply to  Héctor

??????

C Caruana
C Caruana
3 years ago

Malta the best!!!

beccaboo1212
3 years ago
Reply to  C Caruana

I want Veronica Rotin to represent Malta next year! 😀

SimArm
SimArm
3 years ago
Reply to  C Caruana

malta’s song the copi …jesc armenia 2014

SimArm
SimArm
3 years ago
Reply to  SimArm

*copy

SimArm
SimArm
3 years ago
Reply to  SimArm

malta’s song is the copy…jesc 2014 ARMENIA

beccaboo1212
3 years ago
Reply to  SimArm

We can’t say goodbye to Malta next year. I want Veronica to go to Minsk! 🙂

beccaboo1212
3 years ago
Reply to  beccaboo1212

I meant Veronica Rotin. Besides, Maltese kids shouldn’t be left out. Veronica Rotin for Malta at JESC 2018! 🙂

Malcolm Farrugia
Malcolm Farrugia
3 years ago
Reply to  SimArm

If you could see both songs it won’t be heard as a copy.Please respect that these young children made a lot of months preparing to this song contest and that Malta’s song is a copy is just a judgement of people.Hear to both songs and realize.Good Luck Malta a lot!Vote for Malta because it is an amazing song

gainor
gainor
3 years ago

Georgia is the best .His vocal is adorable and the song is of high class .The more I listen the more I like and I ‘m in love with this boy <3 how old is he?

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3 years ago
Reply to  gainor

he is 12 years old I think, and at 12 he could defo give Georgia another win possibly

E
E
3 years ago
Reply to  gainor

I think he is 12 years old, And his voice is outstanding, wouldn’t be surprised if he gave Georgia another win, his voice is outstanding, people need to vote for him and Armenia aswell

Mili
Mili
3 years ago

Hope they Armeniaaa will win

Mili
Mili
3 years ago
Reply to  Mili

Hope that Armeniaaa will win

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3 years ago
Reply to  Mili

I agree, Georgia and Armenia have the best chances to do well, and I hope people vote for them, and Belarus, Russia aswell, and malta have a chance.
but Armenia and Georgia are leading.

UK 2018
UK 2018
3 years ago
Reply to  Mili

Armenia and Georgia deserve votes, and Armenia or Georgia could win, so I agree

Vanuatu
Vanuatu
3 years ago

This is going to be won by Armenia or Malta. But i personally like Italy for the win.

Rhingo
Rhingo
3 years ago

I like Australia and Russia’s entries. Hope one of the two wins ^^

DenizNL
DenizNL
3 years ago

Macedonia, like last year.

escESCesc
escESCesc
3 years ago

Malta is the best, funny and charismatic singer, the others are really not interesting….

beccaboo1212
3 years ago
Reply to  escESCesc

I want Veronica Rotin for Malta next year! 😀

Team Kris
Team Kris
3 years ago

Armenia and Russia are just killing it but I hope Armenia will win!

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3 years ago

Belarus, Georgia, Russia so brilliant

Nino
Nino
3 years ago
Reply to  ?

Georgia i like song georgia

Dew
Dew
3 years ago

Australia’s song is the only one that I can remember and sing along after the first listen.

Matthew
Matthew
3 years ago

Top 16 from Ireland 1. Malta – Love the interaction and the message really comes across. 2. Russia – Wow! Fantastic song. Music video is underwhelming. 3. Armenia – The double key change is fantastic. Definitely top 3. 4. Poland – Fantastic key change/song. What a voice. 5. Australia – Inspiring. She can sing live as well. 6. Ireland – I just had to give home support. Muireann just slays. 7. Belarus – Took me quite a while to relate but it’s a good song. 8. Georgia – Grigol owns that Stevie Wonder vibe but it’s nothing new. 9. Cyprus… Read more »

Tata
Tata
3 years ago

Ukraine and Nastia Baginska the best!

Khrystyna
Khrystyna
3 years ago

Ukraine must win this year! One love???

UK 2018
UK 2018
3 years ago

this year is strong, no doubt I think Armenia, Georgia, Russia, or Belarus will win or in fact do well , however I think Georgia, Russia, or Belarus will take the crown, but Georgia are strong this year, so it could be a two horse race between Georgia, or Belarus,
they all deserve to do well, and they get my vote from the UK

Ansa
Ansa
3 years ago

1. Italy (my personal winner) 10/10
2. Georgia 9.5/10
3. Armenia 9.5/10
4. Cyprus 9.25/10
5. Macedonia 9/10
6. Russia 9/10
7. Ukraine 8.5/10
8. Belarus 8.5/10
9. Australia 8/10
10. Poland 8/10
11. Ireland 8/10
12. Netherlands 8/10
13. Serbia 7/10
14. Albania 7/10
15. Malta 6/10
16. Portugal 5/10

P. S: i hope Maria Iside can surprise Europe in 26th of November 😀

Giannis
Giannis
3 years ago

Check last years poll from wiwibloggs.
Poland was first (result was 12th)
Georgia was 12th (result was 1st)
Everything was way out
Anyway I will vote for Cyprus because I love it and for Russia

Harout
Harout
3 years ago

Macedonia Belarus and Australiaaaaaaa

Britt
Britt
3 years ago

Armenia and Ukraine for the win!

Neo
Neo
3 years ago

My favourites so far are
Netherlands
Cyprus
Malta

1
1
3 years ago

Georgia

Yulia
Yulia
3 years ago

Helena from Belarus, the best song!!!

Yulia
Yulia
3 years ago

Helena from Belarus, the best song!??

Batas
Batas
3 years ago

I don’t understand why Italy is higher than Ukraine. tbh, Italy lacks personality and lacks presence when you hear it. Compared to Ukraine or Albania. Italy is meh.My 1-8 are interchangeable don’t care who wins as long as they are the top 8. But seeing the overratedness of Italy I can’t help but see it coming in the top 10. Portugal’s song is good seriously you guys are taken aback by the lyrics, it’s as cringey as Belarus saying I am this… blah blah. The melody and rhythm is very good and refreshing comparing it to the songs like Russia,… Read more »

Ariso Light
Ariso Light
3 years ago

Armenia for the win! 😀

Ron
Ron
3 years ago

Armenia, Russia and Belarus have the best songs and I have a feeling one of these 3 will win.

beccaboo1212
3 years ago

My ranking:

01) Belarus – 10/10
02) Armenia – 10/10
03) Italy – 10/10
04) Malta – 9.5/10
05) Poland – 9/10
06) Macedonia – 9/10
07) Russia – 8.5/10
08) Netherlands – 8/10
09) Australia – 8/10
10) Georgia – 7.5/10
11) Cyprus – 7.5/10
12) Portugal – 7/10
13) Ireland – 7/10
14) Ukraine – 6.5/10
15) Serbia – 6.5/10
16) Albania – 6/10

BTW, all the songs are great, even the ones with low rankings! 🙂

Polegend Godgarina
Polegend Godgarina
3 years ago

Russia’s song is the only one I like.

Colin
Colin
3 years ago

Most songs are really nice and I wish all the best to all performers. My personal favorite would be Malta, but I also really like Belarus, Armenia, Russia, Georgia, Ukraine, Italy, Serbia and Poland.

EUROFAN MEXICO
EUROFAN MEXICO
3 years ago

ALBANIA IS THE LAST BUT IF THIS IS A KIDS SONG CONTEST MUST WIN, REMEMBER TATH IS NOT A CONTEST OF CHILDRENS PRETENDING TOBE ADULTS

beccaboo1212
3 years ago

ANSWER: All of the above, because of the old saying: “Everyone’s a winner!” 🙂

Polegend Godgarina
Polegend Godgarina
3 years ago
Reply to  beccaboo1212

Yeah, not in the real world. 🙂

The Orinoco Child
The Orinoco Child
3 years ago

For me four songs stand above the rest: Australia, Belarus, Cyprus and Russia.

Kris
Kris
3 years ago

Aha!! Same Top 4 as me

umerkim
umerkim
3 years ago

My Top 16-
1. Belarus
2. Georgia
3. Ukraine
4. Russia
5. Armenia
6. Australia
7. Poland
8. FYR Macedonia
9. Malta
10. Netherlands
11. Portugal
12. Serbia
13. Cyprus
14. Ireland
15. Italy
16. Albania

Timselvision
Timselvision
3 years ago

My top 16 (from the Netherlands):

1. Malta
2. Belarus
3. Armenia
4. Cyprus
5. Macedonia
6. Russia
7. Netherlands
8. Australia
9. Poland
10. Italy
11. Georgia
12. Ireland
13. Portugal
14. Ukraine
15. Serbia
16. Albania

And I voted for my top 5 in the poll 🙂

SpirK
SpirK
3 years ago

My top 16:
1. Russia 9.4
2. Armenia 9.0
3. Italy 8.6
4. Belarus 8.5
5. Ireland 8.0
6. Malta 7.8
7. The Netherlands 7.4
8. Cyprus 7.2
9. Serbia 7.2
10. Ukraine 6.7
11. Portugal 6.3
12. Australia 6.3
13. Georgia 6.3
14. Poland 6.3
15. Albania 6.1
16. FYR Macedonia 6.0
I think Armenia,Russia,Australia and Belarus have the most chances on winning.

Jason
Jason
3 years ago

My top 10
10. Malta
9. Ukraine
8.Macedonia
7.Australia
6.Belarus
5. Armenia
4. Poland
3.Georgia
2. Russia
1. HOLLAND

Jason
Jason
3 years ago

My Top 5
5. Armenia
4. Poland
3. Georgia
2. Russia
1. HOLLAND

Jesper
Jesper
3 years ago

PORTUGAL! <3

E??? UK
E??? UK
3 years ago

Top 4
Georgia
Armenia
Belarus
Russia
hopefully people get behind them and vote, they definitely deserve top 4

E??? UK
E??? UK
3 years ago

From what I’ve seen and in my opinion the talent this year comes from Armenia, Georgia, Belarus, and Russia, amazing singers, brilliant songs, definitely deserve votes, hopefully people vote for them, Greetings from the Uk