Junior Eurovision: Erin to represent Wales with ‘Calon yn Curo’

The Welsh national selection, Chwilio am Seren has now taken place where a total of six participants competed for the opportunity to represent Wales at the upcoming edition of Junior Eurovision.

The final was broadcast live from Venue Cymru in Llandudno. Here is the full list of finalists:

  • Sophia
  • Cerys
  • Erin
  • Y Minis
  • Carys
  • Mackenzie & Rhiannon

The jury panel selected three of the acts to continue through to the superfinal after their performances of popular Welsh language songs. The final three were Erin, Cerys and Mackenzie & Rhiannon.

The three super-finalists performed the Junior Eurovision entry, Calon yn Curo, which translates to ‘Heart Beating.’ The composers of the song are Sylvia Strand, Ed Holden and John Gregory. The winner was selected by a combination of 50% televote and 50% industry expert voting.

The winner of the show was Erin, and she will now go onto represent Wales at Junior Euovision this year in Gliwice-Silesia. Watch the performance below: