Bulgarian national broadcaster BNT has now at its website short video presentations of the 12 finalists of Pesen Na Evrovizija 2007, this year's national final, and their entries. On 24th February we'll know who of them will be the 3rd representative of the country at the Eurovision Song Contest.
On February 24th Bulgaria will choose its 3rd representativefor the forthcomingEurovision Song Contest. Saturday 3rd February the country held a semi-final to shortlist the participants of Pesen Na Evrovizija 2007, the national final, the jury panel selected 9 finalists and announced 3 more wildcards who will join them at the final.
Finalists from Bulgaria feature both well-known artists of the country's music scene and newly appearing names. Experienced singers such us Margarita Hranova, Kotseto Kalki, Toni Dimitrova and KariZma will will have to compete together with local Star Academy's Axinia and other less known bands and singers.
The contestants are getting ready for the country's final and the broadcaster, BNT,has put at their website short video presentations of them and their entries.
You can watch the video presentations by clicking on the artists' names:
- Mastilo – Getting crazy
- Toni Dimitrova & Goresh Pysak – Say you would
- Aksinia – Az znam
- Sofi Marinova & Ustata – Ya tvoya
- Kotseto Kalki – Freedom and Love
- Margarita Hranova – Moya lyubov
- Elitsa Todorova & Stoyan Yankulov – Voda
- S-lavina – Higher (Balkan heart)
- KariZma – Fool for you
- Teddy Karetsova – Super fire
- Grupata – Back in your heart
- Dimitar Atanasov – Only way back home
Most of the songs of the Bulgarian have English lyrics, one has Russian (Sofi Marinova & Ustata – Ya tvoya) and few Bulgarian.
The Bulgarian Final will be held on February 24th at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, with the winner becoming the 3rd representative of Bulgaria at the Contest. The winner of the final will be determined only by televoting.
Last year Bulgaria was represented in Athens by Mariana Popova and the song Let Me Cry but the country didn't manage to qualify to the final, so they'll have to compete at the semi-final of 10th May this year.