Lithuania: Donny Montell’s Eurovision bid

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Lithuania’s 2012 Eurovision representative Donny Montell has unveiled his bidding entry which he hopes can represent Lithuania at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.

Earlier this week via his Facebook page, Donny Montell confirmed that he would be bidding to represent his country once again at the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest, revealing that he had been waiting for the right song before attempting a return.

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Posted by Donny Montell on Monday, 30 November 2015

Entitled I’ve been waiting for this night and filmed in the 2016 Eurovision host city of Stockholm, Donny’s bidding entry has been submitted to the Lithuanian national broadcaster, LRT, who will then decide whether the entry should be shortlisted to compete in the country’s national selection, Eurovizija 2016. I’ve been waiting for this night was written and produced by Jonas Thander and Beatrice Robertsson.

Listen to Donny’s bidding Eurovision entry here!

Earlier this year, LRT confirmed Lithuania’s participation in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest, revealing that the Lithuanian national selection Eurovizija would once again be the country’s chosen selection method.

Artists and composers had until the 1 December in order to submit their entries to the national broadcaster who will then decide which artists and songs should be selected to compete in the national selection. As with previous years, 2 finals will take place in order to select the Lithuanian Eurovision entry; a song final and an artist final.

The Eurovizija 2016 participants are expected to be revealed later this month.

Stay tuned to for the latest news on Lithuania, Eurovizija 2016 and the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest