19-year-old DJ LUM!X was chosen to represent Austria at Eurovision 2022 with the song “Halo”, while the Tyrolean singer Pia Maria is going to deliver the vocals for the song.
LUM!X (Luca Michlmayr) has several hits to his credit, including “The Passenger (LaLaLa)” and “Thunder”. In 2019, he released the song “Monster” with Gabry Ponte, known as the band Eiffel 65. The song has reached 210 million streams on Spotify and has sold more than 400,000 copies in Germany. It has a total of 10 million monthly listeners on Spotify and multiple platinum and gold hits.
🇦🇹 LUM!X will represent Austria at #Eurovision 2022 with his track “Halo”
💽 The song is inspired by ‘90s discos tracks. It will be released in March.
— Austria in Eurovision (@austrovision_at) February 8, 2022
The final decision was officially announced today through the radio show Ö3-Wecker, which presents every year since 2017 the representative or the participation of the country in the Eurovision song contest
The song will be presented in a few weeks!
Austria will compete in the second half of the first semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 in Turin.
Last year, Vincent Bueno represented Austria with the song “Amen” but failing to advanced in the Grand Final.
Stay tuned to EurovisionFun for all the latest news regarding Austria’s participation in Eurovision 2022!