The  semi-final took place on 26 February 2017 at Studioul Pangratti in Bucharest, hosted by Iuliana Tudor and Dan Helciug, while Ioana Voicu was the greenroom correspondent.

Let’s see the participants:

  1. Elizé & No Stress – Fără bariere
  2. Cristina Vasiu – Set the skies on fire
  3. Tudor Turcu – Limitless
  4. Ramona Nerra – Save me
  5. Instinct – Petale
  6. Eduard Santha – Wild child
  7. Tavi Colen & Emma – We own the night
  8. Zanga – Două sticle
  9. Ilinca ft. Alex Florea – Yodel it!
  10. Alexandra Crăescu – Hope
  11. Maxim – Adu-ți aminte
  12. D-lema – Adventure
  13. MIHAI – I won’t surrender
  14. Ana-Maria Mirică – Spune-mi tu
  15. Xandra – Walk on by

Romania’s national selection jury will consist of 5 members: Luminiţa Anghel, Ovi Jacobsen, Adrian Romcescu, Paula Seling and Andrei Tudor.

Fifteen songs competed for ten seats in the Final on 5 March 2017. Five songs were eliminated.

Semi-final results

  1. Ilinca & Alex FloreaYodel It!
  2. XandraWalk On By
  3. M I H A II Won’t Surrender
  4. Cristina Vasiu Set The Skies On Fire
  5. InstinctPetale
  6. Ramona NerraSave Me
  7. Eduard SanthaWild Child
  8. Emma & Tavi ColenWe Own The Night
  9. MaximAdu-ti Aminte
  10. Elize & No StressFara Bariere

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