Poland: TVP confirms participation in Eurovision 2020

by Sanjay (Sergio) Jiandani 1,332 views

TVP, the Polish national broadcaster, has confirmed to ESCToday that Poland will participate at the forthcoming 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in The Netherlands.

Hence Poland joins the list of countries who have confirmed their participation at the 2020 Eurovision edition.

The Polish broadcaster is yet to unveil its plan of action for Eurovision 2020, and unveil the format it will use to select its Eurovision entry and act for Rotterdam.

TVP is currently busy organizing the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest which is set to take place in Poland next month.

Poland in Eurovision

Poland debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1994 with flying colours achieving an honorable placing with Edyta Gorniak‘s To nie ja, the country’s best result till date.

The country has faced mixed fortunes in the competition achieving only three top 10 placing in the event since its debut. Poland withdrew from the competition in 2012 due to poor results and financial issues and was absent from the competition for three consecutive years until their return in 2014.

Poland has partaken at Europe’s favorite television show 22 times.

In 2019 Poland opted for an internal selection and selected Tulia to fly the Polish flag at the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv with their entry Fire of love  (Pali się) , despite a magnificent performance the country failed to qualify to the Grand Final for a second consecutive year.