The main song competition of the planet is still enough time. But experienced battery know that now is the time to gather information about the event to as early as possible to put on the favorites with the most favorable ratio. So what will amaze the whole world, the Eurovision song contest in 2018?
Where and when?
Eurovision 2018 will take Lisbon, capital of Portugal. Traditionally, the competition takes the country whose representative won last year. And as the winner of the Eurovision song contest-2017 became Portuguese in Salvador Gathered, that is what the government will become the owner of the event.
The semi-finals of the event will be the eighth and the tenth of may 2018. The final part of the competition is scheduled for may twelfth.
Before the EUROVISION song contest 2018 left
Overall in the competition can take part any country that is the European broadcasting Union, and ready for broadcast in accordance with the rules of the event. At the moment in Portugal, exactly poisoned by the representatives of forty-one countries. Participants from Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Albania, Armenia, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Greece, Georgia, Denmark, Israel, Ireland, Iceland, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Romania, San Marino, Slovenia, Serbia, Ukraine, Finland, Croatia, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden and Estonia, who will perform in the semi-finals.
Directly to the final part of the event are the representatives of great Britain, Germany, Spain, Italy, Portugal (as hosts) and France. In most countries, performer or group that will fight for the honor of his country, will be determined in the period from January to March 2018.
Of the participants, who previously played in the Eurovision song contest, Portugal definitely will not be Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Luxembourg, Morocco and Monaco. Called into question the inclusion in the struggle for the main prize of a number of countries ranging from Macedonia and Moldova, and ending with Algeria and Lebanon.
News around the Eurovision 2018
Rules and regulations
As a whole the contest rules do not differ from the rules established in the past years:
- all participating countries in different ways (from internal polling to a mere appointment of the candidate) select an artist who will go to the competition;
- the song party is obliged to perform live;
- vote for the winner of the professional jury from each of the countries and the audience. In the end the total score is added up and allows you to determine the best;
- country-the winner gets the right to take the competition next year.