Hungary’s national final A Dal is well underway. Eighteen acts have qualified from the three initial heats and they will go on to battle it out in the semi-finals. The first semi is due to take place this Saturday, but who should qualify for the grand final?
Have your say in our Wiwi Poll. Listen to the nine competing acts in the first semi-final then vote for your favourites. As always, you can vote for as many acts as you like, but you can only vote once — so make it count.
Acoustic Planet – “Nyári Zápor”
The group coming from the world of busking have done really well with both juries and the public, scoring 43 points in the second heat, which awarded them the second spot.
DENIZ – “Ide Várnak Vissza”
The popular rapper and his band weren’t a hit with the juries, but the public gave them a second chance in the first heat.
Konyha – “Százszor Visszajátszott”
The alternative band has turned juries and televoters on, as their 38 points have secured a fourth place qualification from the first heat.
Petruska – “Help Me Out Of Here”
The returning 2016 superfinalist scored 40 points and reached the joint second spot in the third heat.
The Middletonz – “Roses”
2014 Eurovision star András Kállay-Saunders and Slashkovic have delivered quality, and with their 41 points, have fared to the semis from the second heat’s third spot.
The Sign – “Ő”
The Miskolc-based group has just managed to reach the fifth spot in the second heat with 38 points.
USNK – “Posztolj”
The X-Factor winning rap duo hailing from Cluj (Transylvania, Romania) may not have been a jury favorite, but the public has pushed them through to the next round from the third heat.
Bence Vavra – “Szótlanság”
The returning artist (formerly known as Ceasefire X) has gained 39 points in the second heat.
Yesyes – “Incomplete”
Last year’s runner-up wasn’t received that well by juries in the second heat, however the public showed them their support and sent them through to the semifinals.
Who should qualify from the first semifinal of A Dal?