The Makemakes, will represent Austria at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna this May and will be the successors of Conchita Wurst‘s last year’s vitory.

A total of 6 acts battled for the golden ticket to Vienna in  2015 Austrian Eurovision national final. The Makemakes won the grand final and will have the honour of representing the 2015 Eurovision host nation Austria with I am yours.The 2015 Austrian national final was held at ORF’s studios in Vienna and was hosted by Mirjam Weichselbraun.

n 2014 ORF selected both its Eurovision entry and representative via an internal selection.Conchita Wurst was selected via an internal selection with her entry Rise like a phoenix to fly the Austrian flag in Copenhagen.

The 2015 Eurovision Song Contest is scheduled to be held at the Wiener Stadthalle in Vienna on 19, 21 and 23 May.

Austria debuted at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1957 with Bob Martin and has won the event twice in 1966 with Udo Jurgens’ Merci Cheri and in 2014 with Conchita Wurst’s Rise like a phoenix.