Montenegro

Event

Running Order Position

15

Artist

Highway

Song

The Real Thing lyrics

Music by

Skansi, Luka Vojvodić, Maro Market

Lyrics by

Srdjan Sekulovic Skansi

Participating Broadcaster

RTCG

History: Montenegro
Event Points Place
Eurovision Song Contest 2016 First Semi-Final
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
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About Highway

Highway is a Montenegrin pop-rock band from Podgorica. They became famous after the success in the regional TV show X Factor Adria. Their performances in the show received significant support from the jury and audience, bringing them popularity in the region.

The band consists of Petar Tosic (lead vocal), Luka Vojvodic (guitar and vocal), Marko Pesic (guitar and vocal) and an associate member Bojan Jovovic (keyboards and vocal).

Petar, Luka, Marko and Bojan will represent Montenegro at the Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm with the song The Real Thing.

Things you should know about Highway

What are the three most interesting aspects about your entry?

  1. We believe we have something new to offer. The song is quite different, so you can never get tired of listening to it
  2. The show we are preparing will have a lot of surprises and we can promise that people won't forget it.
  3. We support each other a lot before going on stage, and just think positive.

Why is the Eurovision Song Contest important for you?

The Eurovision Song Contest is important for us, because we have an opportunity to represent our country and we'll give our best.

About the composer

Skansi is a renowned Croatian producer who has previously worked with numerous Croatian top performers such as Dino Dvornik, with whom he made Dino's latest album Pandora's Box and among many other songs, he also authored of one of Dino's greatest hits Hypnotized. Skansi has also collaborated with artists Massimo, Toni Cetinski, Josipa Lisac, Psihomodo Pop and many other Croatian artists.

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