PORTUGAL – After reaching “the biggest submission ever” with 693 songs submitted for the 2021 contest, RTP recently revealed that it once again surpassed the barrier of 600 submissions for the Festival da Canção 2022.
However, during the official presentation of the composers from next year’s contest, Gonçalo Madaíl, one of those responsible for the event, revealed that 615 songs were received in the open submission, having been chosen the proposals of Pedro Marques, Pepperoni Passion, The Mister Driver and Tiago Nogueira.
THE 20 AUTHORS
- DJ Marfox
- Fábia Rebordão
- Fado Bicha
- Joana Espadinha
- Kumpania Algazarra
- Os Azeitonas
- Pedro Marques (through submissions)
- Pepperoni Passion (through submissions)
- The Mister Driver (through submissions)
- Tiago Nogueira (Os Quatro e Meia) (through submissions)
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