Ten acts sang it out tonight during Slovenia’s national final Evrovizijska Melodija (EMA) 2019. There were two rounds of voting, which resulted in the country selecting Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl as their Eurovision 2019 representative with their entry “Sebi”.
EMA 2019 running order
Kim – “Rhythm Back to You”
Renata Mohorič – “Three Bridges”
René – “Ne poveš”
Fed Horses – “Ti ne poznaš konjev”
Ula Ložar – “Fridays”
Lumberjack – “Lepote dna”
Okustični – “Metulji plešejo”
INMATE – “Atma”
Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl – “Sebi”
Raiven – “Kaos”
The finalists all performed their entries under the confirmed running order, before the jury panel made their decision. They all evaluated the performances of the 10 finalists and decided that Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl and Raiven would advance to the EMA superfinal.
The two superfinalists, Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl and Raiven, performed their entries again and the televoting public had the final say. In the end, Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl came out on top with a total of 72.89% and will be flying the flag for Slovenia in Tel Aviv! They will perform in the first half of the first semi-final.
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Photo: Sandi Fišer