INFEvision Video Contest
The I.N.F.E. VISION video song contest is a video song contest by the International Network of Fanclubs of Eurovision (I.N.F.E.) and takes place via the network. The first contest took place in 2011 and after a break of two years (2015-2016) is back in 2017 with Azerbaijan being the host country.
At this contest the right to participate have all the member-clubs of the INFE network. Every local club can choose via an internal process an artist from its country and a song in the country’s language or English. Also must choose a music video from this country, sung at this certain country’s official language (All the acceptable languages are mentioned at the list). The duration of the song must be less than 5’ and the production year has to be within the last two years. In the first two editions of the contest the participants could be individuals by selecting a country worldwide but due to the expansion of INFE it was decided to be organized among the clubs.
First edition of the new video song contest and more than 48 songs participated through 48 countries chosen individually by members of the INFE Network . Giannis Moraitis with his song Gia prwti fora ( For the first time) gathered a total of 193 leaving USA at 2nd place.
See here all the voting and below the scoreboard with all the points and the overall draw of Infevision’s first edition.
After Giannis Moraitis’ victory in 2011 the INFEvision was hosted in Greece and took place on September 2012 in Athens. A total of 19 countries participated as they were chosen by the local fan clubs of I.N.F.E . Winner this time was a non European country, Tunisia! The country was represented by Emel Mathlouthi and her song Ma Lkit (Lost) which won with 111 points leaving behind Spain.
The whole voting was really close and only in the last set of votes was the winner determined. You can watch here the voting and below the scoreboard with the final draw.
It was Tunisia’s turn to host the contest after last year’s Emel’s victory. In this edition 10 countries chose a two artists and two songs to represent each one. The worldwide famous singer Stromae gave the victory to France with the song Papaoutai.
You can watch the whole voting process on the video here directed in the host country.
The contest moves to France after Stromae’s victory in 2013. For another year the crown remains in the host country which manages to top the scoreboard. 18 songs participated, two from each country and the French representative, Indila gives to France its second victory in a row with her worldwide hit Dernière Danse.
You can watch here all the countries and songs that participated in Infevision 2014 .
The contest took a two year break , so 2015 and 2016 were years without INFEvision.
The contest makes a strong comeback among the INFE Network’s members. 14 countries from all the world through their local INFE clubs participating to score the necessary point to climb to the top. 14 powerful songs battle for victory. Take a look below to all the participating songs