SPAIN – Spanish national broadcaster revealed information about the artist and the song choice for the 2019 Eurovision Songs Contest.
It is already known that the artist will be one of the participants in the 10th edition of Operación Triunfo.
A special shows for the artist selection will take place in which the public will have a 100% say.
All Operación Triunfo 16 participants are eligible to become the Spanish representative.
From November 1st to 15th authors can submit their songs.
2 Eurovision fan club members from OGAE and AEV (INFE Spain), plus Digital RTVE team member and 2 music industry professionals will pick 10 among the ones received.
Operación Triunfo will be handed the songs upon submission and there will be a process of finding the suitable artist for each song.
There will also be an invite to established authors from the submissions of which, the broadcaster and two OT teachers will pick another 10 entries.
RTVE and show producer Gestmusic will assign the 20 entries to the 16 contestants, in the way that some of them could form a group, a duo or some others will perform as solo acts.
The 20 combination will be give to an online voting and the best three will proceed to thee live show.
The remaining 7 entries will be decided by an expert committee made up by RTVE directors and two OT teachers.