Eesti Laul becomes more popular and this year a new record-breaking number of artists sent their entries for next edition of the Estonian pre-selection. A total of 189 demos were received on time – last year 157 entered the race.
Ruth Heinmaa from ERR comments that half of the songs arrived today which was also the deadline to enter.
Later this week, the ERR jury will gather to listen to the songs and choose their 20 favorites for the televised semi-finals. The semi-finalists will be announced on December 12th during ‘Ringvaate’ television show.
The first semi-final will take place on February 14th and the second the week later – on February 21st. National final will take place in Nokia Concert Hall on the first of March.