Fantasia Contest 28
Whoâll be performing:
Solo Female (23): Alchten, Demacia, DĂ˝ria, Evergreen, FlĂrskmasto, Fordia, Katsyria, Lanovina, Lidonia, Llort, Moly-Boronia, Namimori, Niolskiaj, Qasentria, Ruyjin Republic, Taslana, The White Havens, Torlova, Tsikinia, US Eldance, Vradiazi, Wedse, Zylofonija
Solo Male (3): Ka'a and Kehbe, Khamatin, Lakadamia
Duos (14): Aquia, Ermy, Glaiola, Fyor, Jarea, Juliana, Kazkya, Kingdovania, Scandavia, Sincuerello, Sovarasma, Sylvan, Tsytria, Ulikana
Groups and Collaborations (including initial Namimorish entry) (12): AchrĂła, Danskanksova, Dorma, Kuwiang, Namimori, Ninelie, Pohunskia, Shkeera, Suuher, Vikyirie, Ximbala, Yeukiwan
Trans and non-binary (2): Frootania, Ydiwealth
How they were chosen:
National finals (10): Alchten, FlĂrskmasto, Kazkya, Khamatin, Kuwiang, Ninelie, Scandavia, Sovarasma, Ulikana, Zylofonija
Internal selections (41): AchrĂła, Aquia, Danskanksova, Demacia, Dorma, DĂ˝ria, Ermy, Evergreen, Fordia, Frootania, Fyor, Jarea, Juliana, Ka'a and Kehbe, Katsyria, Kingdovania, Lakadamia, Lanovina, Lidonia, Llort, Moly-Boronia, Namimori, Qasentria, Pohunskia, Ruyjin Republic, Shkeera, Sincuerello, Suuher, Sylvan, Taslana, Tsytria, The White Havens, Torlova, Tsikinia, US Eldance, Vikyirie, Vradiazi, Ximbala, Ydiwealth, Yeukiwan, Wedse
Partial National Final (2): Glaiola, Niolskiaj
How many have had previous involvement with Eurovision?
Seven contestants already participated in Fantasia Contest:
Florence + the Machine represented Danskanksova in 1st and 11th editions, coming 12th and 2nd respectively.
Adna represented Demacia in the 8th edition and finished 3rd in the grand final.
Jaguar Jonze represented Llort in 20th edition, but failed to qualify and placed 12th.
NIKI represented Llort in 23rd edition, but failed to qualify and placed 12th.
Mothica represented Lidonia in 22nd edition and finished 14th in the grand final.
Niteworks represented Pohunskia in 14th edition, but failed to qualify and finished last.
Charlotte AdigĂŠry represented Wyvernbourne in 17th edition and finished 13th in the grand final.
Who wasnât born in the country theyâll be representing? (including initial Namimorish entry)
Adna was born to AchrĂłan parents.
Three members of Oh My Girl!: YooA, Yubin and Arin are from Jarea.
Nolwenn Leroy is half-Lakdamian singer.
Jaguar Jonze was born in Namimori to an Amelian mother and Llortish father.
Omar Apollo's mother is Ximbalan. Daniel Caesar is Zylo-Eldancan singer.
NIKI was born and raised in Llort.
Initially, of members of IVE, Yujin is from Jarea, Wonyoung is half-Jarean, Gaeul and Leeseo are from Gasandae.
Gin Lee is based in Qasentria and had Kuwianish-Malyiese roots.
NAVA has Torlovan origin.
AĂŻsha Devi was born to Llortish immigants.
Charlotte AdigĂŠry is a Wyvish singer. Bolis Pupul was born to a Wyvish father and an Amelian mother.
Among Mamadol (M.M.D) members, Sunye is half-Hwae, Jungah is half-Namimorish, Yang Eunji is from Hwaesonna, Byul is Hwae-Namimorish actress.
Petite Meller was born to a Levallese father and a Lakdamian mother.
Qasentria revealed the artist first. It is Nekota Netako, Qasentrian singer, songwriter, and keyboardist. She was a vocalist and keyboardist of the Qasentrian group JYOCHO.
On 27th of April, Nekota released her second album, "Strange Boquet". One of seven songs will be performed in either Everish or Jaranese.
List of possible songs:
1. Amanogawa (Everish: The Milky Way)
2. Strange boquet
4. NyĹŤdĹgumo (Everish: Cumulonimbus)
5. Tsuki ni naru (Everish: To the moon)
7. Anata ga shuyaku (Everish: You're the Protaganist)
"Minimize" was selected as Qasentrian entry for 28th edition.
Omar Apollo was selected to represent Glaiola. He was born on the 20th May 1997 in Glaiola City to a Ximbalan mother and a Glaiolan father. He attempted to represent Glaiola twice, reaching the superfinal in both apeearances, with songs "So Good" and "Go Away".
Despite the artist was selected internally, national final "A Song For Omar Apollo" (Glaiola Gala 5) is held. The songs are: "Invincible" (feat. Daniel Caesar) and "Tamagotchi". The former won with 13 votes over the latter, which scored only 2 votes.
Flying Lotus and Kendrick Lamar with song "Never Catch Me" were selected to represent Sincuerello.
Niteworks with song "Gura mise tha fo Ăislein" were selected to represent Pohunskia. They previously represented Pohunskia in 14th edition, but came last with 73 points.
Yeukiwan made a debut in 28th edition, along with Dorma, Sovarasma, Tsikinia, Tsytria and Ydiwealth.
Mamadol (M.M.D) is a 6 member comeback project group under CJENM of moms who were stars but had to leave the entertainment industry due to childbirth and childcare.
Baby Queen with song "Colours of Love" was selected to represent Ruyjin Republic.
After four non-qualifications in a row, Kuwiang organized a national selection. The contestants are: Alisa Xayalith, Athen Cho Swe, Dolla, Hiwwhee, JerrĂż Jay, Kwang Jiraphan, Sprite Bababi and TaitosmitH.
In the first round, all eight competing acts performed, and 2-3 entries that received the most points from the international juries progressed to the second round.
In the second round (superfinal), the competing act that received the most votes from public televoting won the contest and would represent Kuwiang at the Fantasia Contest.
HIWWHEE with song "Get Me Cum" had won the national selection.
However, on the 21st of May, it was replaced by Qasentria-based Namimorish singer and songwriter Gin Lee with Kuwianish-Malyiese roots with song "IDK". "IDK" became the first Namimorish entry to be perform in Xiaozhan.
The White Havens
Em Beihold with song "Numb Little Bug" was selected to represent The White Havens.
Petite Meller a.k.a Syvan Meller with song "Baby Love" was selected to represent Zylofonija. She had won Zylofestival 28, beating out Elaine by 2 points. Tinashe, who represented Zylofonija in 21st edition, came 4th, Alfie Templeman, who represented Zylofonija in 8th edition of Junior Fantasia Contest, came last.
Juicy Bae feat. Yesan with song "Malas Lenguas" was selected to represent Aquia.
DOECHII with song "Crazy" was selected to represent Fordia.
Khamatin organized a national selection. The contestants are: Bibio, Cristian Leave, Elizabete Gaile, Hania Rani, Ichiko Aoba, James Blake, Thom Yorke, Yadam, Brooke Bentham, Fink, Fionn Regan, Grouper and WHYTE (the former eight contestants participated in the semifinal, the latter 5 contestants automatically qualified for the final).
The national selection was won by YADAM with song "Nada Es Seguro".
National selection consisting of: Tessa Violet, Sabela, Chase Icon, Jessica Winter, Tokischa and Marshmello, Erin Rae, The Knocks and Dragonette and Silvana Estrada (previously represented Kazkya in 18th edition).
Tokischa and Marshmello with song "Estilazo" won the selection. Tokischa attempted to represent Ulikana in 27th edition with Yomel El Meloso with song "Singamo", but failed to qualify for the superfinal by 1 point.
NilĂźfer Yanya with song "Crush" won the national selection and was selected to represent Alchten. The song already participated in Ulikana DesidĂŠ Oinoche 1, where it came as runner-up with 88 points.
The fourth edition of Ulikana DesidĂŠ Oinoche was held. The winners of the contest are Charlotte AdigĂŠry and Bolis Pupul with the song "Blenda". Charlotte AdigĂŠry previously represented Wyvernbourne in 17th edition and came 13th in the grand final.
|2||Shenseea and Megan Thee Stallion||"Lick"||3.384615385||4|
|3||Charlotte AdigĂŠry and Bolis Pupul||"Blenda"||2.115384615||1|
|4||Yola||"Stand for Myself"||2.153846154||2|
Koven with song "Everything" was selected to represent Sylvan.
Katie Geraghty - vocalist
Max Rowat - producer
ChĂŠri with song "Mira Me" was selected to represent Lakadamia.
Natasha St-Pier with song "Sancta Maria" was selected to represent Moly-Boronia.
Vikyirie returned to the 28th edition after 4-editions break.
Regard and Years & Years with song "Hallucination" was selected to represent Vikyirie.
Kate Miller-Heidke feat. Jaguar Jonze with song "You Can't Hurt Me Anymore" were selected to represent Ermy. Jaguar Jonze previously represented Llort in the 20th edition, but failed to qualify, finishing 12th.
Addison Rae with song "I Got It Bad" was selected to represent Niolskiaj.
Nava with song "Senti" was selected to represent Ninelie.
Meesha Shafi with song "Rajkumari" was selected to represent Llort.
DUCKWRTH ft. Shaun Ross with song "Power Power" were selected to represent Juliana.
Frootania returned to the 28th edition after 7-editions break.
Kerosin95 with song "Trans Agenda Dynastie" was selected to represent Frootania. Kerosin95 became the first Frootanian entrant to be transgender and "Trans Agenda Dynastie" became the first entry to be performed in Scandavian.
Jaqui Lin with song "Chicles" was selected to represent Vradiazi.
Gorgeous with song "Divine" was selected to represent Fyor.
Q'IWA with song "INTI" was selected to represent Ydiwealth on their debut.
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever with song "Cars in Space" were selected to represent AchrĂła.
Faun & Eluveitie with song "Gwydion" were selected to represent Kingdovania.
MaĹgorzata Walewska and Jakub CiupiĹski with song "Oda" were selected to represent Sovarasma on their debut.
Sovarasma debuted since Boninbourg, despite initially confirming their participation, failed to submit their entry.
Samantha Shelley with song "Langdon Hills" was selected to represent Wedse.
Ka'a and Kehbe
Jean Dawson with song "PORN ACTING" was selected to represent Ka'a and Kehbe.
Mothica with song "Sensitive" was selected to represent Lidonia. Mothica represented Lidonia in 22nd edition and finished 14th in the grand final.
Deva and KICKBOMBO with song "TEK" were selected to represent Ximbala.
Namasenda with song "Wanted" was selected to represent Evergreen.
Florence + the Machine with song "My love" were selected to represent Danskanksova. They represented Danskanksova in the 1st and the 11th editions, coming as runner-ups in the 11th edition.
Mette with song "Petrified" was selected to represent Torlova. This entry already participated in the second edition of Ulikana DesidĂŠ Oinoche, where it came 3rd with 5 votes, losing to joint winners by 1 vote.
Froukje ft. S10 with song "Zonder Gezicht" were selected to represent Scandavia. They won their national final with 8 votes, beating out Layla with her song "Pose" by 2 votes, who scored 6 votes. "Zonder Gezicht" became the first Scandavian entry to be performed in Beklian.
ERA LUX with song "Emerald Tiger" was selected to represent Taslana.
Big Black Delta with song "Vessel" were selected to represent Shkeera.
SASAMI with song "Call Me Home" was selected to represent FlĂrskmasto.
Milica PavloviÄ fear. Albino with song "Ĺ eÄeru" were selected to represent Tsytria.
Artists from different countries
Fantasia Contest 24
Sonnet Son is a Boronian-Qasentrian-Jarean singer. She was born to Qasentrian-Jarean parents. Jarea was unable to award any points to Moly-Boronia, but Qasentria awarded 7 points in Rest of Fantasia to Moly-Boronia.
Fantasia Contest 27
Lakadamian Music Festival 01
|1||Anggun||"A nos enfants"||72||4|
|3||Tich||"Breathe In Breathe Out"||78||2|
|5||LĂŠa Castel||"Larguer les amarres"||78||3|
|6||Within Temptation||"Covered By Roses"||62||5|
Lakadamian Music Festival 02
|1||Ayna feat. KeBlack||"Cete vie m'emporte"|
|2||Benji & Fede||"Tutta d'un Fiato"||6|
|3||Tal and Irma||"Streets of Philadelphia"|
|4||Paula Rojo||"Miedo a querer"|
|5||In This Moment||"Blood"||8|
|7||Nathalia and 1789||"Je veux le monde"|
|8||Eir Aoi||"Lapis lazuri"||7|
Lakadamian Music Festival 03