The second country to choose their representative for Junior Eurovision 2022, is the Netherlands, whose national final, Junior Songfestival 2022, came to an end and the winner was Luna.
The national final took place in the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam, which has hosted Junior Eurovision 2007 and Eurovision 2021 in the past. The hosts were two past representatives of the Netherlands in Junior Eurovision, Matheu and Stefania who aslo represented Greece in Eurovision 2021 bringing the country back to the top ten after years.
The winner was chosen from a combination of 33% public vote, 33% jury vote and 33% children jury vote. Among the juries, were Chantal Janzen, host of Eurovsion 2021 and Ayana, representative of the Netherlands in Junior Eurovision 2021 in Paris.
The results are as follows (children jury + jury vote + public vote):
- Infinity – “Never Ever” 24 points (8+8+8) 4th Place
- MixedUp – “It Doesn’t Matter” 30 points (10+10+10) 2nd Place
- High5 – “Because I Know” 27 points (9+9+9) 3rd Place
- Luna – “La festa” (The party) 36 points (12+12+12) 1st Place
The combined results were unanimous and the winner of the national final was Luna with the song “La Festa” and thus, she is going to represent the Netherlands in Junior Eurovision 2022, scheduled to take place this December in Armenia! The song is in Dutch, English and some parts in Italian.
Listen to “La Festa” by Luna for Junior Eurovision 2022:
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