Selecţia Naţională takes place in Romania tonight!

Selecţia Naţională takes place in Romania tonight!
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Tonight Romania's national final, Selecţia Naţională, will take place in Bucharest where 15 acts will compete for the right to represent their country in Baku. Watch the show LIVE here at Eurovision.tv!

Romania will finally choose their entry tonight when Selecţia Naţională kicks off in Bucharest. Here 15 talented acts will fight it out to win the right to stand on the stage in Baku in May.

The competition will be split into three shows tonight starting at (in local time) 21:00, 22:00 and 23:00 respectively. The 15 songs will be split into the first two shows and the final show will broadcast the result shortly before midnight.

Special guests attending the show will be Irelands participant from 2011 and 2012, Jedward as well as France's Anggun who has been taking part in a Europe wide tour to promote her song, Echo (You And I).

Last year's Romanian participants Hotel FM are also expected to join the line-up of guests.

Remember, you can watch the live broadcast of Selecţia Naţională 2012 right here on Eurovision.tv starting at 20:00 CET (21:00 Local time).

The 15 Finalists

Call my name
Artist: Cătălin Josan
Music: Keo/ Ralflo/ Bogdan Mureşan/ James Alexander
Lyrics: Keo/ Ralflo/ Bogdan Mureşan/ James Alexander

Zaleilah
Artist: Mandinga
Music: Costi Ioniţă
Lyrics: Ionescu Elena/Secada Dihigo Omar

If you ever feel
Artist: Viky Red
Music: Bouroşu Victor/ Păduraru Silviu/ Marian Crăciun/ Alexandru Constantin/ Astani Victor Răzvan
Lyrics: Bouroşu Victor/ Alina Toma

Don't say sorry
Artist: Bianca Purcărea
Music: Marc Paelinck/ Bianca Purcărea
Lyrics: Marc Paelinck/ Bianca Purcărea

Şun-ta
Artist: Electric Fence
Music: Antoniu Eduart Antemir/ Lucian Daniel Indre/ Vasile Elena/ Ciente David
Lyrics: Aurel Sandu

I walk alone
Artist: Ovidiu Anton
Music: Ovidiu Anton
Lyrics: Ovidiu Anton

This must be love
Artist: Ana Mardare
Music: Tudy Zaharescu/ Primoz Poglajen/ Michael James Down/ Jonas Gladnikoff
Lyrics: Ana Mardare/ Primoz Poglajen/ Michael James Down/ Jonas Gladnikoff

Girls don't cry
Artist: Ioana Bianca Anuţa
Music: Ioana Bianca Anuţa/ Borg Gerard
Lyrics: Ioana Bianca Anuţa/ Borg Gerard

Singura Care
Artist: RPK
Music: Zmau Laurenţiu Nicolae/ Boer Karoly/ Togănel Radu Mihai/ Ionescu Robert Mihail/ Ungur Cristian Augustin
Lyrics: Robert Ionescu Mihail

Say my name
Artist: Tasha
Music: Mustiuc Sebastian Vlad/ Stanca Andrei/ Cristescu Costin Claudiu
Lyrics: Mustiuc Sebastian Vlad/ Stanca Andrei/ Cristescu Costin Claudiu

The best a man can get
Artist: Lucian Oros
Music: Mats Tarnfors/ Gerard James Borg/ Lucian Oros
Lyrics: Mats Tarnfors/ Gerard James Borg/ Lucian Oros

Twilight
Artist: Bianca Purcărea
Music: Bianca Purcărea/ Karl Broderick/ Ziga Pirnat/ Andraz Gliha
Lyrics: Bianca Purcărea/ Karl Broderick/ Ziga Pirnat/ Andraz Gliha

Time is on my side
Artist: Raluca Ocneanu
Music: Mihai Alexandru
Lyrics: Mihai Alexandru

If you find simple words to say
Artist: Ana Mardare
Music: Tudy Zaharescu
Lyrics: Ana Mardare

Rollin'
Artist: Miss Mary
Music: Onea Nicolae George/ Vlăsceanu Bogdan Florin/ Sechelaru Loredana/ Turcu Paul Gabriel/ Florea Maria Alexandra
Lyrics: Sechelaru Loredana

Two reserve acts have also been chosen in the event that one or more of the above chosen 15 can not participate. These are:

Young spirit
Artist: Edict
Music: Valeriu Cataraga
Lyrics: Maria Mihaela Frimu

Choose Me
Artist: Loredana Căvăşdan
Music: Liviu Elekes
Lyrics: Roxana Elekes

Romania's recent history in the Eurovision Song Contest has been good although the country has yet to win the competition. We'll see what happens in Baku on 22nd of May, where Romania will participate in the first Semi-Final.

Enjoy the show!!


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