The names of semifinalists and third judge of National Selection for Eurovision 2020 were announced. The press service of the National Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine (UA:PBC) reported this.
16 contestants will fight for the right to represent our country on Eurovision 2020 in the Netherlands:
- Katya Chilly
- FO SHO
- David Axelrod
- Oleksandr Poriadynsky
- Jerry Heil
- Elina Ivashchenko
- MOONZOO feat. F.M.F. Sure
The third jury of the National Selection will be a general producer of radio holding #1 in Ukraine TAVR Media, Director General of Hit-FM – Vitaly Drozdov. The other judges were musician and actor Andriy Danylko (Verka Serdiuchka), and the second - singer Tina Karol.
A draw to determine the order of performances in the first and second semifinals will be held on January 22.
Broadcast of semifinals is scheduled for February 8 and 15 and the final will be on February 22. Serhiy Prytula will be a presenter at the National Selection again.
The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 will take place on May 12, 14 and 16 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Earlier, the slogan of competition and the design of the stage were shown, as well as the names of the presenters.