Earlier today, Ukrainian broadcaster Suspline released 5 songs for the Junior Eurovision 2023 national selection.
The line-up is:
- Anastasia Bielibova – Syl’na/Сильна (Eng: Strong)
- Anastasia Dymyd – Kvitka/Квітка (Eng: Flower)
- Denis Hryshchuk – Dance
- 3ʼbeauties – Power of Love
- Polina Babiy – Universe
The grand final of the Ukrainian national selection for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2023 will take place on 1st October 2023.The show will be presented by Timur Miroshnychenko and Anna Tulieva. The show will be broadcast live on Suspilne Kultura, the Suspilne Kultura website,junior.eurovision.ua and the official Ukrainian Eurovision Facebook and Youtube accounts.
Following a public vote, 3 jury members were selected:
Ihor Kondratyuk (28.16%): (TV presenter and producer)
Jerry Heil (24.93%): (singer and songwriter. Participated in Ukrainian national selection for adult Eurovision in numerous times)
Alyona Alyona (20.91%): (rapper and composer)
Other shortlisted candidates for the jury panel were:
- Mykhailo Klymenko (vocalist and leader of the band ”ADAM”)
- Kateryna Pavlenko (Monokate) (frontwoman of Go_A and represented Ukraine at adult Eurovision 2021)
- Eduard “Dilya” Prystupa (Former member of the band TNMK)
- Pavlo Skorokhodko (Ukranian actor,dubbing director and TV presenter)
- Olena Usenko (represented Ukraine at Junior Eurovision 2021)
Zlata Dziunka represented Ukraine at Junior Eurovision 2022 with the song “Nezlamna (Unbreakable)“. She finished in 9th place with 111 points.
Junior Eurovision 2023 will take place in Nice, France on 26th November 2023.