The semi-final of the French National Final called “Destination Eurovision 2019” has just ended.

Details about the competition, which includes 2 semi-finals and the grand final, were recently shared with the public.

A total of 18 songs will compete to represent France.

The date of the national final, scheduled for 2 semifinals and 1 final, was determined on January 12-19-26.

This year, different from the previous year, the semi-finals were broadcasted live.

1st Semi Final Artists

  • Aysat – “Comme une grande”
  • Battista Acquaviva – “Passio”
  • Bilal Hassani – “Roi”
  • Chimene Badi – “Là-haut”
  • Florina – “In the Shadow”
  • Lautner – “J’ai pas le temps”
  • Mazy – “Oulala”
  • Naestro – “Le brasier”
  • Silvàn Areg – “Le petit Nicolas”      

The songs were finalized by popular vote and international jury. Here are 4 songs that qualified for the finals;

  • Bilal Hassani
  • Chimene
  • Silvian Areg
  • Aysat