The artists set to compete for a place in the Slovenian Eurovision national selection have been announced. Just four acts will continue to the main EMA selection in January.
EMA Freš is a competition designed to shine a light on new Slovenian talent. The participants are all under 30, and must have fewer than three commercial singles. The competition this year saw 127 submissions, with a panel of experts reducing that to 24.
The participants will battle it out in a series of online votes and qualifying rounds. The four qualifiers will join 16 established acts in the main EMA competition.
Here are the participants:
- Hočem Da– Ain’t Harmony
- Maniac– Anja Vodošek
- Obstajam– De Liri
- A Sem Dovolj?– Ella
- Moja Sreča– Emma
- Črno-Bela– Evita
- Gremo Naprej– Hvala Brothers
- Moj Dopamin – Ina
- Svoje Sreče Krojač – Jaka Hliš
- Jesus Style– Jon Vitezič
- Levo In Desno – Katja Korošec
- Deadly Flower – Katja Kos
- Ko Sva Se Prvič Spoznala – Lara Dovier
- Moja Lekcija – Larayul
- Naked – Leya Leanne
- Disco – LPS (Last Pizza Slice)
- All In – Luma
- I Am So In Love – Marijan Novak & Špela Velikanje
- Telenovela – Mia Vučkovic
- Iščem – Mit Ja Dragon
- Magnum Opus – Neli Jerot
- Počakaj Me – Nika S
- Will You Be Enough – Nina Sodnik
- Tu In Zdaj – Stela Sofia
From the 29th of November, for the next three weeks, the Slovenian broadcaster will present two performances each day from Monday to Thursday. The public can vote on their preferred entries, and they will continue to the weekly Saturday webcast.
You can visit the EMA Freš website to vote from the 29th of November at 08:00 CET.