France 2019

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  1. VoR

    VoR Forever in our hearts #Justice4Barb

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    France are hosting a national selection again for 2019. They've managed to pull in a few decent names as well.

    • Florina – “In The Shadows”
    • Aysat – “Comme une grande” (Like a grown up)
    • Ugo – “Ce qui me blesse” (What hurts me)
    • Chimène Badi – “Là-haut” (Up there)
    • Silvàn Areg – “Le Petit Nicolas” (Little Nicholas)
    • Gabriella – “On cherche encore” (We’re still searching)
    • Doutson – “Sois un bon fils” (Be a good son)
    • Seemone – “Tous les deux” (The both of us)
    • The Divaz – “La voix d’Aretha” (Aretha’s voice)
    • Emmanuel Moire – “La promesse” (The promise)
    • Tracy de Sà – “Por Aqui” (Around here)
    • Battista Acquaviva – “Passio” (Passion)
    • Lautner – “J’ai pas le temps” (I don’t have the time)
    • PhilipElise – “Madame la paix” (Madam Peace)
    • Bilal Hassani – “Roi” (King)
    • Mazy – “Oulala”
    • Noémie – “Ma petite famille” (My little family)
    • Naestro – “Le brasier” (The blaze)
    Snippets on December 20th, but several of the songs have already been commercially released. (Links embedded)
     
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  2. VoR

    VoR Forever in our hearts #Justice4Barb

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    The biggest names on the lineup appear to be

    Chimène Badi
    French-Algerian singer who's sold over 2.5 million albums in France. Her song Entre Nous was a #1 hit in 2003.


    Emmanuel Moire
    Singer-songwriter who's had four bestselling albums and a lot of hits. Also won Dancing With The Stars in 2012.


    Battista Acquaviva
    Corsican folk/world musician who came to attention for her multi-octave vocal range and appeared on The Voice
     
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  3. lolly

    lolly Rowena? From Kuwait?

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    Battista Acquaviva is my new favourite name ever
     
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  4. Kalabaliken

    Kalabaliken Judging you in Google Translate

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    I'd have put Emmanuel as the favourite but his song is not good enough and would be a flop. Battista I think sounds very intriguing as an artist, but her style might be a bit too MUCH. Will be interesting to hear the songs.
     

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