France 2019: Destination Eurovision 2019 kicks off
France has warmly welcomed the Eurovision institution, and after the great success of this year’s national final, France Télévisions, the public broadcaster,decided to select the next representative again through Destination Eurovision. Applications have just begun before a couple of days.
Those interested in representing France in the next Eurovision Song Contest can send their participation via the special form created for this purpose.
Destination Eurovision 2019 applies to Eurovision’s general rules.. The duration of the song should not exceed three minutes, perfromed up to six people on stage, lyrics with no political, promotional, racist content and the song must not be commercially released on any electronic platform or publicly interpreted before 1 September 2018.
In addition, France Télévisions asks the participants the verse of the songs they will subscribe to be at least 70% in French. In addition, anyone interested can submit up to three songs in the process.
This year France was represented by Madame Monsieur with “Mercy:. Madame Monsieur, after their big victory at the Destination Eurovision 2018, were considered one of the big favorites to win even at Eurovision, but eventually they were limited to 13th. France as a member of BIG5 competes directly in the final.