After a period of mystery and speculations, the national public broadcaster of France finally released the final list of the candidate participants and their songs for Eurovision France: C’est Vous Qui Décidez 2022!
France 2 received more than 1500 songs out of which 12 were selected to take part at the national final.
The candidates who are about to claim the representation of France in Turin, Italy are as follows:
- Joanna – Navigateur
- Elliott – La tempête
- SOA – Seule
- Joan – Madame
- Marius – Les chansons d’amour
- Elia – Téléphone
- Hélène in Paris – Paris mon amour
- Alvan & Ahez – Fulenn
- Cyprien Zeni – Ma famille
- Julia – Chut
- Saam – Il est où ?
- Pauline Chagne – Nuit Pauline
The French national final Eurovision France: C’est Vous Qui Décidez is going to take place on 5th of March at 21:10 CET.
The show consists of 3 stages: The top 5 songs of the public of the first stage will advance to the second stage of the selection, where a 6th entry will join them decided by the jury. On the final stage, there is going to be a 50/50 voting process (jury voting and televoting) which will determine the next representative of France in Eurovision 2022.
The jury panel consist of 10 members:
- Jenifer (head)
- Gjon’s Tears
- Andre Manoukian
- Agustin Galiana
- Joyce Jonathan
- Cyril Feraud
- Elodie Gossuin
- Sundy Jules
In 2021 France was closer than ever to the victory at the contest with Barbara Pravi and Voilà! She finished second with 499 points.
Stay tuned on Eurovisionfun.com for all the news regarding the French participation at the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest in Turin, Italy.