One more national final underway tonight, as Slovenia will be deciding its Eurovision 2020 act and entry with the final of ΕΜΑ 2020. 

A total of 12 acts will take to the stage and battle for the golden ticket to Rotterdam. Ten of the finalists were selected among 74 submissions at the national broadcaster RTVSLO, while two finalists were determined through the EMA FREŠ competition.  The show will take place in Ljubljana and will be presented to us by  Klemen Slakonja.

The 12 acts that will take the stage this evening are:

  1. mon Vadnjal – Nisi Sam 
  2. Saška  Še kar lovim tvoj nasmeh
  3. Gaja Prestor – Verjamem vase
  4. Ana Soklič – Voda
  5. INMATE – The Salt
  6. Manca Berlec – Večnost
  7. Tinkara Kovač – Forever
  8. Božidar Wolfand – Wolf – Maybe Someday
  9. Parvani Violet – Cupid
  10. Klara Jazbec – Stop the World
  11. Imset – Femme Fatale
  12. Lina Kuduzović – Man Like U

Among the candidates stand out , Tinkara Kovač which represented Slovenia in ESC 2014 with the song Round and Round finishing 25th. Notable the particicpation of  Lina Kuduzović which represented Slovenia at Junior Eurovision το 2015 finishing 3rd and the participation of InMate who also competed in EMA 2019 ending in the 7th place.

The result

The final result will be determined through two round of voting. In the first round a three member jury will select to two acts to advance to the superfinal. Public voting will then decide which of the two super finalists wins the ticket to Rotterdam.

The EMA 2020 final show will begin at 20:00 CET and you can watch it live HERE.