Friday, March 4, 2016

Romania: Six qualifieres for "Selecţia Naţională" final!

The Romanian Semi-Final of ""Selecţia Naţională" took place this night in Baia Mare There were 12 contestants in the battle to get one of six tickets for the national final, which takes place on Sunday, 6th March 2016. The show was hosted by Cornel Ilie, Ioana Voicu & Jo.

"Selecţia Naţională" - Semi-Final
(qualifieres in bold)

  1. Doru Todorut feat. Irina Baiant – "The Voice" (Televotes)
  2. Andra Olteanu – "Nai Nai"
  3. Dream Walkers – "Let It Shine" (Jury)
  4. Irina Popa – "Lasă-mă, eu te las"
  5. Jukebox – "Come On Everybody"
  6. Mihai Bajinaru – "Never Too Late"
  7. Vanotek feat. The Code & Georgian – "I’m Coming Home" (Televotes)
  8. Mihai – "Paradisio" (Jury)
  9. Florena – "Behind the Shadows" (Jury)
  10. Gaşca de acasă - "Tu ești povestea"
  11. Ovidiu Anton – "Moment of Silence" (Jury)
  12. Xandra - "Superhuman"
All entries can be listened on the TVR playlist on youtube:
Here you can see the performances of tonights lucky winners:






One of the finalists from tonights show is Mihai Traistariu, who already represented Romania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 with "Tornero"

"Selecţia Naţională 2016"

  • 18.01. - 07.02.2016: Song Submission
  • 04.03.2016: Semi-Final
  • 06.03.2016: National Final
Voltaj represented Romania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna with the song "De la capăt / All Over Again". They ended on 15th place in the Eurovision final.


The winner of "Selecţia Naţională" will be honored to represent Romania in the second half of the second Semi-Final on 12th May 2016 in Stockholm. Who should represent Romania at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Sweden?

Read more about Eurovision Romania here: