OGAE Second Chance 2016 participants announced

by Gil Laufer 1,564 views

As in every year, the OGAE clubs around Europe give a second chance to their favourite song from the local national selection which didn’t make it to the Eurovision Song Contest. Following Italy’s victory last year, this year’s competition will be held in Siena by OGAE Italy. A total of 23 clubs have submitted an entry.

The participating entries, by running order, are: (in brackets – national selection placing)

  1. Belgium: Tom Frantzis I’m not lost (2nd)
  2. Belarus: NAPOLIMy universe (2nd)
  3. Ukraine: The HardkissHelpless (2nd)
  4. Albania: Besa KrasniqiLiroje zemrën (unplaced)
  5. Malta: BrookeGolden (2nd)
  6. United kingdom: BiancaShine a litte light (unplaced)
  7. Lithuania: Erica JenningsLeading me home (2nd)
  8. Italy: Patty PravoCieli immensi (6th)
  9. Hungary (Rest of the World): Kállay Saunders BandWho we are (Top 4)
  10. Sweden: WiktoriaSave me (4th)
  11. Denmark: Anja NissenNever alone (2nd)
  12. Austria: Elly VI’ll be around (2nd)
  13. Latvia: MyRadiantUWe will be stars (3rd)
  14. Switzerland: Vincent GrossHalf a smle (3rd)
  15. Norway: The Hungry Hearts feat. Lisa DillanLaika (unplaced)
  16. Slovenia: Raiven Črno bel (2nd)
  17. Estonia: LauraSupersonic (2nd)
  18. Finland: Mikael SaariOn it goes (3rd)
  19. Israel: Ella DanielSomebody out there (3rd)
  20. Romania: FlorenaBehind the shadows (3rd)
  21. Poland: MargaretCool me down (2nd)
  22. Germany: AvantasiaMystery of a blood red rose (3rd)
  23. Spain: María IsabelLa vida sólo es una (4th)

The OGAE clubs will now have to cast their votes and the winner will be announced later this summer.



Austria will be represented by Elly V who lost to Zoë in the superfinal duel of Wer Singt Für Österreich 2016

Stay tuned to ESCToday for more news regarding the Eurovision Song Contest