More details regarding the Belgian pre-selection format have been revealed by the broadcaster. Eurosong consists of two stages with the first one being to determine the 12 singers who will compete in the semifinals. Then, the artists will be divided into three semifinals, two qualify for the final from each show.
The dates for Eurosong are as follows:
2.2 & 9.2 – In these castings, the candidates perform a former Eurovision entry to the jury, four from each show qualify.
16.2 – Those eight who didn’t qualify will get a second chance as they will again sing a former Eurovision song. Four of them qualify.
23.2, 2.3 & 9.3 – Semifinals
16.3 – National final, the winner is decided by the ‘European juries’ and the audience.
All the willing artists and songwriters can still enter, the deadline is set for October 7th. The singers can enter by sending a video of them singing a former Eurovision entry, for more information please visit here.