Estonia: “Eesti Laul 2022” Semi-Finals Draw Has Been Determined

Estonian broadcaster ERR has just revealed the draw for the 2 semi-final of “Eesti Laul 2022”.
20 artists have
qualified for the semi-final.

The presenters of the semi-finals will be Maarja-Liis Ilus & Priit Loog.
Maarja-Liis Ilus represented Estonia at Eurovision 1996 and 1997.

Each semi-final will feature 10 artists, but only 5 of them will qualify for the final.

Semi-Final 1 (Thursday, 3rd of February 2022)

[By alphabatical order]

  • Alabama Watchdog – Move On [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 3]
  • Andrei Zevakin feat. Grete Paia – Mis nüüd saab (Eng:What Now?) [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]
  • Elina Nechayeva – Remedy [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 3]
  • ELYSA – Fire [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 4]
  • Helen – Vaatu minu poole (Eng: Look at Me) [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]
  • Kaia-Liisa Kesler – Vaikus (Eng:Silence) [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]
  • Merilin Mälk – Little Girl [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]
  • Ott Lepland – Aovalguses (Eng: In The Light) [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 4]
  • Stig Rästa – Interstellar [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 1]
  • Triin Niitoja & Frants Tikerpuu – Laululind (Eng: Songbird) [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]

Semi-Final 2 (Saturday, 5th of February 2022)

[By alphabatical order]

  • Anna Sahlene – Champion [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 3]
  • Black Velvet – Sandra [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 4]
  • Boamadu – Mitte kauaks (Eng: Not For Long) [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 1]
  • Evelin Samuel – Waterfall [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 1]
  • Jaagup Tuisk – Kui Vaid (Eng: If Only) [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 1]
  • Jyrise – Plaksuta (Eng: Claps) [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 2]
  •  Maian – Meeletu (Eng: Crazy) [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 1]
  • Minimal Wind ft. Elisabeth Tiffany – What To Make Of This [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 4]
  • Púr Múdd & Shira – Golden Shore [Jury Qualifier, Quarter-Final 4]
  •  Stefan – Hope [Public Qualifier, Quarter-Final 3]

Each semi-final will have 2 rounds of voting.
The first round will be determined by 50% public vote and 50% jury vote.
The top 3-4 acts in the combined results will get a direct path for the final.
The remaining 6-7 acts will face a second round of voting that will be based on public voting only.
At the end of each semi-final, 5 artists will qualify for the final.

Tomi Rahula, the main producer of “Eesti Laul 2022

“There will be three concerts, where in addition to this year’s competitors, several other well-known domestic artists will perform in front of the audience and viewers

You’re welcome to read out the full review of the semi-finalists song

The full playlist can be found on different digital platforms:



Apple Music

Official Site / Song Lyrics

You’re welcome to read all about Eurovision 2022 on our homepage

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Doron Lahav is 30-year-old, who lives in Israel. Doron has been watching the Eurovision Song Contest since early 2000s. Doron works as a Data Scientist and shows interest in singing and writing.

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