Eurovision 2020 Rotterdam: Stage

Will the 2020-artists compete at Eurovision 2021?

With the cancellation of Eurovision 2020, a lot of questions arise. One of the biggest doubt remains unanswered: What will happen to this year’s songs and artists?

Updated 28 January 2021, 01:50 CET

The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

While we now know we won't be seeing the 41 artists take the stage in Rotterdam and present their Eurovision songs, we don't know what will happen to them for Eurovision Song Contest 2021.

Songs for Eurovision 2021

The Reference Group (Eurovision's governing board), has decided that the 41 songs chosen for Eurovision 2020 will NOT be eligible to compete at Eurovision 2021.

Artists for Eurovision 2021

Minutes after the major announcement, various broadcasters confirmed their selection method for Eurovision 2021. Some of the countries will send the same artist to Eurovision 2021 and others will hold a new selection.

We will update this list when broadcasters confirm artist or selection method for Eurovision 2021···

AlbaniaArilena AraAnxhela Peristeri to Eurovision 2021
ArmeniaAthena Manoukian
AustraliaMontaigneMontaigne to Eurovision 2021
AustriaVincent BuenoVincent Bueno to Eurovision 2021
AzerbaijanSamira EfendiSamira Efendi to Eurovision 2021
BelarusVALNew artist to Eurovision 2021
BelgiumHooverphonicHooverphonic to Eurovision 2021
BulgariaVictoriaVictoria to Eurovision 2021
CroatiaDamir KedžoNew artist via Dora 2021
CyprusSandro NicolasElena Tsagrinou to Eurovision 2021
Czech RepublicBenny CristoBenny Cristo to Eurovision 2021
DenmarkBen & TanNew artist via Melodi Grand Prix 2021
EstoniaUku SuvisteUku Suviste to compete in Eesti Laul 2021
FinlandAksel KankaanrantaAksel Kankaanranta to compete in Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 2021
FranceTom LeebNew artist via Eurovision France, c'est vous qui décidez
GeorgiaTornike KipianiTornike Kipiani to Eurovision 2021
GermanyBen DolicNew artist to Eurovision 2021
GreeceStefaniaStefania to Eurovision 2021
IcelandDaði & GagnamagniðDaði & Gagnamagnið to Eurovision 2021
IrelandLesley RoyLesley Roy to Eurovision 2021
IsraelEden AleneEden Alene to Eurovision 2021
ItalyDiodatoNew artist via Sanremo 2021
LatviaSamanta TīnaSamanta Tīna to Eurovision 2021
LithuaniaThe RoopThe Roop to compete in Pabandom iš naujo 2021
MaltaDestinyDestiny to Eurovision 2021
MoldovaNatalia GordienkoNatalia Gordienko to Eurovision 2021
NetherlandsJeangu MacrooyJeangu Macrooy to Eurovision 2021
North N.MacedoniaVasilVasil to Eurovision 2021
NorwayUlrikke BrandstorpNew artist via Melodi Grand Prix 2021
PolandAlicja Szemplińska
PortugalElisaNew artist via Festival da Canção 2021
RomaniaRoxenRoxen to Eurovision 2021
RussiaLittle Big
San MarinoS.MarinoSenhitSenhit to Eurovision 2021
SerbiaHurricaneHurricane to Eurovision 2021
SloveniaAna SokličAna Soklič to Eurovision 2021
SpainBlas CantóBlas Cantó to Eurovision 2021
SwedenThe MamasThe Mamas to compete in Melodifestivalen 2021
SwitzerlandSwissGjon's TearsGjon's Tears to Eurovision 2021
UkraineGo_AGo_A to Eurovision 2021
United KingdomUKJames Newman

Interests from Eurovision 2020 artists

Poland – Alicja Szemplińska

Poland 2020: Alicja Szemplinska

Poland was going to be represented by Alicja Szemplińska with the song Empires. The national broadcaster, TVP, has yet to confirm their intentions about the next selection but in a recent post by Alicja herself, an interest to represent Poland once again was expressed.

Poland 2020: Alicja Szemplinska

On her Instagram, on one of her recent posts, Alicja replied to a fan by saying:

– I would be thrilled if I could participate in Eurovision 2021 and represent Poland!

TVP has confirmed the participation at Eurovision 2021, and has expressed their intention to be represented by Alicja Szemplińska. But nothing is official yet.

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