Estonia Eesti Laul 2022 Quarter Final 1
Photo: ERR

Estonia: First quarter-final participants for Eesti Laul 2022 revealed

The Estonian broadcaster ERR has announced the 10 artists for Eesti Laul 2022 along with their song titles. The songs will be heard for the first time during the live quarter-final

The Estonian broadcaster ERR has chosen the 10 artists and songs for Eesti Laul 2022 that will commence with the first Quarter-final this Saturday 20 November at 20:35 CET. The winner will represent Estonia at Eurovision Song Contest 2022.

Eesti Laul 2022 – Artists & songs

During the Estonian TV show, Ringvaade, ERR announced the first ten acts which will participate in first Quarter-final of Eesti Laul 2022:

Eesti Laul 2022 – Quarter-final 1

Running order

Eesti Laul 2022

Eesti Laul 2022 will be the fourteenth edition of the Estonian national selection Eesti Laul, which will select Estonia's entry for Eurovision Song Contest 2022.

Besides the artist announcement for Quarter-final 1, ERR also revealed new hosts to guide us through the new Eesti Laul format this year. During the first Quarter-Final, former Estonian representatives, Ines and Tanel Padar will be taking on hosting duties. Ines had represented Estonia with "Once In A Lifetime" back in 2000 whilst the following year, Tanel Padar was part of the act which eventually won the contest with "Everybody".

  • Quarter-final 1: 20 November 2021
  • Quarter-final 2: 27 November 2021
  • Quarter-final 3: 4 December 2021
  • Quarter-final 4: 11 December 2021
  • Semi-final 1: 3 February 2022
  • Semi-final 2: 5 February 2022
  • Final: 12 February 2022

Each of the Quarter-finals will feature 10 songs presented by music videos, where 5 will qualify for the Semi-finals (3 selected by televoting, 2 selected by jury). The two Semi-finals will have 10 songs performing live in each, and half of them will proceed to the final, held on 12 February 2022.

Estonia in Eurovision Song Contest

Estonia 2018: Elina Nechayeva - "La Forza"

Estonia has participated in Eurovision Song Contest 26 times by now, first in 1994. Estonia has participated every year, except 1995. Estonia has managed to qualify to the grand final only 7 out of 17 times.

Estonia 2018: Elina Nechayeva - "La Forza"

Estonia has won just once, in year 2001 with the song "Everybody" performed by Tanel Padar and Dave Benton and 2XL.

About the author: Steven Spiteri (Malta)

authorSteven has been a huge Eurovision fan since 1995. He comes from a small town called Birkirkara located in Malta and graduated in Business & Administration. Steven follows all the national finals and Eurovision Song Contests every year especially Melodifestivalen and Eesti Laul. He has an endless list of favorites but the all time favorite entry would be Italy's 2016 entry "Nessun grado di separazione" by Francesca Michielin whilst Lisbon 2018 is his favorite Eurovision edition.

Eurovision News