National Final Throwback: Raiven – Kaos

It’s not uncommon to see competitors of Eurovision National Finals to compete numerous times over the years, with some participants lucky enough to eventually score their Eurovision ticket. Others, however, may compete to no avail. Today we are putting the spotlight on Slovenian national finalist, Ravien, who proved that sometimes third time isn’t a charm.…

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Hallelujah! Slovenia releases Eurovision entry, ‘Amen’

In a special non-competitive version of Evrovizijska Melodija (EMA), Slovenia revealed their 2021 Eurovision entry, Amen. The show was hosted by Lea Sirk and Nejc Šmit. Due to the cancellation of Eurovision in 2020, the Slovenian representative Ana Soklič was chosen to continue her Eurovision journey in 2021. Instead of a public selection for the…

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Slovenia to hold EMA on February 27th

It was previously determined that Ana Soklič would return to represent Slovenia at Eurovision in 2021, and we now know that her competing entry will be selected on February 27th through the EMA format. A televised selection will be used to select the Slovenian Eurovision entry, with currently three songs shortlisted, with the possibility of…

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Ana Soklič to Represent Slovenia with ‘Voda’

The Slovenian selection, EMA, has now concluded with the winner crowned. A total of 12 participants took part, including 2 acts that were selected through the new pre-selection format of EMA FREŠ. Here are the participants: Simon Vadnjal – Nisi Sam Saška – Še Kar Lovim Tvoj Nasmeh Gaja Prestor – Verjamem Vase Ana Soklič – Voda Inmate – The…

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Preview: It’s an Open Field for Slovenia’s Selection

(This post is in collaboration with Joshua Mayne at ESCDaily)  Evrovizijska Melodija (EMA) is back for 2020, as Slovenia pick the act to represent them in Rotterdam. We preview all the competing songs below…  Slovenia have qualified for the Eurovision final for the past two years. Will they be able to continue that streak? The EMA…

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EMA Freš Concludes, Parvani Violet and Saška Qualify to EMA

Over the last few months, the new part to the Slovenian National Selection, EMA Freš, has been taking place, however now the competition has concluded. A total of 18 songs took part in EMA Freš, however the final contained just 10 of those entries. In the televised final, two of the artists were selected to…

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Slovenia: EMA Freš Final to Take Place on January 18th

Over the last few months, the new part to the Slovenian National Selection, EMA Freš, has been taking place, with the final to be broadcast on the 18th of January. A total of 18 songs took part in EMA Freš, and two of those artists will continue through to the main EMA selection. This new…

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Slovenian National Finalists Revealed: Tinkara Kovač Returns!

Slovenian broadcaster RTVSLO have now announced the ten artists to take part in the Slovenian national final, EMA. The winner of the selection will go on to represent Slovenia at Eurovision in 2020, which will be held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The line-up is as follows: Ana Soklič Božidar Wolfand Wolf Gaja Prestor Imset Inmate…

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Slovenia: EMA Freš Participants Announced

Earlier in the national final season, it was revealed that the Slovenian national selection would contain a new feature called EMA Freš, designed at highlighting fresh Slovenian talent. Now, the names of the participants have been revealed. In total, there will be 18 songs competing in EMA Freš, and two of those acts will continue…

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Slovenia: More Details About EMA Freš Released

Earlier this year, Slovenian broadcaster RTVSLO confirmed the national selection format EMA to select their Eurovision act for 2020. In addition to the regular format, the broadcaster also launched a new aspect to their selection which is EMA Freš. The Slovenian broadcaster has now announced more details about EMA Freš. In total, there will be…

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