As every year, Portugal has chosen an artist and a song for Eurovision via “Festival da Canção“.
This year, it is the 57th edition of the traditional festival.
13 artists qualified for the final and performed in the running order:
- Cláudia Pascoal – Nasci Maria
- Churky – Encruzilhada
- Esse Povo – Sapatos de Cimento
- Bárbara Tinoco – Goodnight
- You Can’t Win, Charlie Brown – Contraste Mudo
- Voodoo Marmalade – Tormento
- Inês Apenas – Fim do mundo
- Mimicat – Ai Coração
- DAPUNKSPORTIF – World Needs Therapy
- Neon Soho – Endless
- Ivandro – Povo
- Edmundo Inácio – A Festa
- SAL – Viver
The results were determined by a 50% public vote and a 50% national jury
After the national jury casted their voted, leading the scoreboard are Two acts: Edmundo Inácio and Mimicat
Public Vote and Combined Results
Moving on with the remaining %50
Now it is clear to see that, Mimicat is the winner of “Festival da Canção 2023″ and will perform her song “Ai Coração”in Liverpool
What do you think about Portugal‘s contribution for Eurovision 2023?
Will Portugal qualify for the final this year?
Portugal will compete in the first half of semi-final 1 at Eurovision 2023.
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