Tonight, Live from TVP ‘s studio 5 in Warsaw, Poland has made its decision for Eurovision 2022
The Polish road to Turin has begun in January when the Polish broadcast TVP announced a new mechanism to select its entry under a new name “Tu bije serce Europy! Wybieramy hit na Eurowizję” (The heart of Europe beats here! We choose the hit for Eurovision)
Hosted the show tonight are the same trio that moved the world with us as the presenters of the 2021 Junior Eurovision Song Contest: Eurovision 2021 act and TV host Rafał Brzozowski, Ida Nowakowska, and Małgorzata Tomaszewska.
Aleksander Sikora and Marek Sierocki were backstage / green room hosts.
One by one, they took the stage for a live performance of their entries, the 10 finalists:
- Kuba Szmaikowski – Lovesick
- Ania Byrcyn – Dokąd
- Siostry Szlachta – Drogowskazy
- Lidia Kopania – Why Does It Hurt
- Karolina Stanisławczyk & Chika Toro – Move
- Karolina Lizer – Czysta woda
- Unmute – Louder Than Decibels
- Emilia D ębbska (Mila) – All I Need
- Ochman – River
- Daria – Paranoia
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During tonight’s show, we could also enjoy some Eurovision great moments with live performances by the contest’s biggest legends such as Ell & Nikki (Eurovision 2011 winners), Justyna Steczkowska (Poland 1995) , Blue Café (Poland 2004 ) and Kasia Moś (Poland 2017) Viki Gabor (JESC 2019 winner) Sara James (Poland JESC2021) and the show host Rafał.
All 10 acts performed. The reuslts were determined by 50% public vote and 50% national jury voting.
The 3 qualifiers are:
The top 3 acts faces another round of voting, where the results were determined by 100% public vote.
- Krystian Ochman – River (WINNER, 51%)
- Daria – Paranoia (2nd Place, 39%)
- Unmute – Głośniej niż decybele / Louder Than Decibels (3rd Place, 10%)
Therefore, Ochman will represent Poland at Eurovision 2022.
He will perform the song “River”:
Poland will participate in the second half of semi-final 2 of Eurovision 2022 to be aired on the 12th of May 2022. If the country qualifies, Poland will perform again in the show’s grand final on May 14, 2022.
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