After the announcement that Xavier Naidoo will not represent Germany in the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, no further information about the country’s plans for the contest have been revealed.
However, pictures of twelve artists have been found on the servers of NDR’s official website eurovision.de, what could probably define a leaking list of the participants in the German national final (Unser Song für Stockholm).
The twelve potential participants, according to the finding, are following below. The presented songs are previous releases of the artists and does not reflect any connection to the national selection
AnnenMayKantereit – four-member rock band from Cologne
Benne – singer-songwriter from Berlin in his mid-twenties
BOY – duo made of Valeska Steiner & Sonja Glass, from Hamburg
CÄTHE – 35 years old singer-songwriter, released four albums so far.
Joris – 26 years old singer-songwriter, managed to reach the third place in the German charts
Malky – a duo established in 2011, made of Michael Vajna and Daniel Stoyanov
Mia – German rock/pop band from Berlin, formed in 1997.
Miu – the stage name of Nina Graf from Hamburg
Namika – the stage name of the 24 years old Moroccan-German singer and rapper Hanan Hamdi
Olli Schulz – the veteran of the list; 42 years old singer-songwriter and presenter from Hamburg
Sara Hartman – the youngest of the list; 20 years old singer-songwriter from Sag Harbor, New York, but based in Berlin.
Wilhelm Tell Me – Trio established in 2010 and based in Hamburg.
An official statement by the German broadcaster NDR is still to come.