AUSTRIA – The 19-year-old DJ LUM! X was chosen to represent Austria at Eurovision 2022 with the song “Halo”, while the singer Pia Maria is going to give the vocals for the song.
LUM! X (Luca Michlmayr) has several hits to his credit, including “The Passenger (LaLaLa)” and “Thunder”. In 2019, the song “Monster” was released with Gabry Ponte, who is known from 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.
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.
“Halo” is expected to be released in March, but there is no specific date.
🇦🇹 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
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