German broadcaster NDR has revealed the names of the 10 candidates who will battle for the golden ticket to Stockholm at the forthcoming 2016 German Eurovision national final- Unser Lied für Stockholm.
Germany will select its Eurovision act and entry via a televised show aired live on Thursday 25 February at 20:15 CET on ARD Das Erste. The 2016 German national final will be held in Cologne and will be hosted by Barbara Schöneberger . Unser Lied für Stockholm will be co-produced by Brainpool TV and NDR. The 2016 German entry will be selected via televoting consisting of 2 rounds. A total of 10 acts will battle for the golden ticket to Stockholm:
- Avantasia- Mystery of a blood red rose
- Alex Diehl- Nur ein lid
- Ella Endlich- Adrenalin
- Gregorian- Masters of chant
- Jamie-Lee Kriewitz- Ghost
- Joco- Full moon
- Keøma- Protected
- Laura Pinski- Under the sun we are one
- Luxuslärm- Solange Liebe in mihr wohnt
- Woods of Birnam- Lift me up (From the underground)
The 2016 Eurovision Song Contest is scheduled to be held on 10, 12 and 14 May at the Globen Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.
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