Barei to represent Spain!

The Spanish national final for Eurovision 2016 has just come to an end! After an exciting show we have a winner: Barei will represent Spain in Stockholm with the song Say yay!:

A mix of public televote (40%), national (30%) and international jury (30%) was in charge of selecting who will follow Edurne’s footsteps at the Grand Final of Eurovision 2016.

Check the results below:

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That was the first time the Spanish broadcaster incorporated an international jury, while the national one was made up of Edurne (Eurovision 2015), Loreen (Eurovision 2012) and Carlos Marín (Il Divo).

A total of 6 internally selected artists competed today to represent the Spain at Eurovision during a show hosted by Anne Igartiburu:

  1. Maverick – Un Mundo Más Feliz
  2. Barei – Say yay!
  3. Xuso Jones – Victorious
  4. Salva Betrán – Días de Alegría
  5. María Isabel – La Vida Solo es Una
  6. Electric Nana – Now

The show also featured performances of former national final participants, D’Nash, Coral, Mirela, Brequette and Jorge Gozález, who sang a Eurovision Medley of past Spanish entries, Edurne and Loreen, winner of Eurovision 2012.

What do you think about the Spanish choic? Let us know down in comments!

About Belén García (Spain)

Belén García (Spain)

My name is Belén. I’m a musician and English teacher from Spain.

I have been following Eurovision since I was only 11 and the junior version since the beginning (expert of this contest). I love Eurovision because I love discovering new songs every year.

Before ESC+Plus, I have been part of very well-known websites about (Junior) Eurovision. Apart from writing, I love taking professional photos, designing and editing videos, I’m very creative!

I have already traveled to Eurovision and Junior Eurovision a few times and I highly recommend it! =)

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