ERR, the national Estonian broadcaster has confirmed to ESCToday that Estonia will participate at the forthcoming Eurovision Song Contest in Austria in 2015.
Thus Estonia becomes the 10th country to confirm its participation at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest scheduled to be held in Austria next year. Hence Estonia joins Austria, Germany Switzerland, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Finland and Denmark in the list of the countries that have confirmed their participation at next year’s Eurovision.
In 2014 Estonia selected its Eurovision representative via a national selection Eesti Laul. Tanja won the 2014 Estonian national final with her entry Amazing and flew the Estonian flag in Copenhagen. Despite a great performance, Estonia failed to qualify to the grand final.
It is more than likely that the Estonian broadcaster will opt for a national selection- Eesti Laul to select the 2015 Estonian entry and representative. ERR will release more details and information regarding its 2015 Eurovision project in the coming months.
Estonia debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1994 with Silvi Vrait and won the event in 2001 in Copenhagen with Tanel Padar‘s and Dave Benton‘s Eveybody.
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