The second of three quarter finals for A Dal 2016, the Hungarian national selection process takes place tonight.
The show is broadcasted live from Budapest at 19.40 CET and shows on MTVA’s channels Duna and Duna World, and also on line at mediaklikk.hu/dal. It is hosted by television presenters Csilla Tatár and Levente Harsányi.
The entries for tonight’s show are
- André Vásáry – Why
- Anna Patai – Colors
- C.E.T. – Free
- Gergő Oláh – Győz a jó
- Group’n’Swing – Szeretni fáj
- Kállay Saunders Band – Who we are
- Karmapolis & Böbe Szécsi – Hold on to
- Laci Gáspár – Love and bass
- Maszkura és a Tücsökraj – Kinek sírjam
- Passed – Driftin’
After each song, a four member jury, that consists of prominent Hungarian composers and performers, will give each entry a score from 1 to 10, then the pubic will be able to vote throughout the show via sms, online or mobile phone app. The five acts with the highest combined jury (80%)/public (20%) scores will move straight forward to the semi final, then the act with the highest public scores our of the five remaining acts will also move forward in the competition.
According to ESCToday’s National Chart, the qualifiers of tonight’s show are expected be Kállay Saunders Band, Anna Patai, Karmapolis & Böbe Szécsi, André Vásáry, Passed and Laci Gáspár
The next two quarter finals take place on 20 January, and 6 February, followed by two semi finals on 13 and 20 February, and the final a A Dal 2016, where Hungary will decide who their entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 will take place on 27 February