ARD, the Germany broadcaster, announced the beggining of eight short length shows for the promotion of their national final this year.
The name of those shows is “ESC vor acht”, which means Eurovision before eight, and they will be broadcasted for eight days at 20:15. The show will promote “Germany 12 points” and will also show the history of Germany in the Eurovision Song Contest.
“ESC vor acht” will be on the German TV those dates:
- Monday 21 February 2022
- Tuesday 22 February 2022
- Wednesday 23 February 2022
- Thursday 24 February 2022
- Tuesday 1 March 2022
- Wednesdasy 2 March 2022
- Thursday 3 March 2022
The main goals that the channel wants to achieve with those shows is to promote online voting, which will start at February 28 until March 4, and also make Eurovision more appealing to older people, that’s why the shows will be broadcasted before the news.
The German National Final, “Germany 12 points”, will happen at the 10th of March and the participants would have already been revealed at the 10th of February.
In 2021, the country was represented by Jendrik and the song “I don’t feel hate” which achieved the 25th place with only 3 points.
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