Germany has already selected seven acts for Unser Song für Österreich that will determine who will represent the country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna. The eighth candidate will be selected through a special club concert, that will be held in Hamburg on 19 February. Now the participants for the club concert have been revealed.
These are the selected artists and their songs for the Eurovision Club Concert 2015:
- Aden Jaron – Hey ya
- Allison Bonnefoy – Burning down
- Ann Sophie – Get over yourself
- Ason – Hey you
- Klangpoet – 4u
- Lars Pinkwart – Tornado
- Lou – Not about angels
- Moonjos – Am I wrong
- Sendi Hoxha – Battlefield
- Sophie – Imperfection
Almost 1300 young artists and newcomers sent Youtube videos of themselves to German broadcaster ARD, hoping to be chosen for the club concert and wanting to compete for a place in the German national final. The lucky contestants have been selected by a jury of representatives from broadcaster NDR, production firm Brainpool, music labels Sony, Universal and Warner, plus independent labels and young radio stations of broadcaster ARD. During the club concert, the artists can either perform a cover or their own song, in the national final two own songs will be performed.
The club concert will be held on 19 February 2015 in club Großen Freiheit in Hamburg. The lucky winner will receive a wildcard to participate in the German national final in Hannover, 5 March 2015. Seven acts have already been chosen for the German national final: Alexa Feser, Andreas Kümmert, Fahrenhaidt, Faun, Laing, Mrs. Greenbird and Noize Generation.