EUROVISION 2019 - TEL AVIV - ISRAEL  

FRANCE DECIDES

UPDATE

France will once again use its Destination Eurovision format for 2019 - the quality contest that produced Madame Monsieur for France in Lisbon . The contest will me made up of three live TV shows - two semi-finals, and a final, with 4 songs from each semi final making the final.

Semi Final results will be decided by public televoting (50%) and a 5-member international jury (50%). Results in the final will be determined by public televoting (50%) and a 10-member international jury (50%).

As for 2018, the shows will have comments made on the performances by a 3-person panel with no voting rights:  André Manoukian (jazz singer), Christophe Willem (singer)  and Vitaa (singer).

18 Songs will participate for the right to represent la France..

 

2 Semi Finals decided 8 songs to proceed to the Grand Final on 26th January 2019, with Bilal Hassani proving triumphant with his song 'ROI' (King)  . Finalists are highlighted below. 

 

SONG

SINGER/S

WRITER/S

Ce Qui Me Blesse

Ugo

Ugo Benterfa, Vicken Sayrin

Comme Une Grande

Aysat

Aysat, Mohamed Zayana

In The Shadow

Florina

Manon Romiti, Silvio Lisonne, Pierre-Laurent Faure, Adrien Levron

J'ai Pas Le Temps

Lautner

John Mamann, Johnny Goldstein, Koby Hass, Sophie Tapie

La Promesse

Emmanuel Moire

Emmanuel Moire

La Voix d'Aretha

The Divaz

Yacine Azeggagh, Marielle Hervé

Là-Haut

Chimène Badi

Yseult, Yacine Azeggagh, Corson, Boban Apostolov

Le Brasier

Naestro

Mark Hekic, Alexandra Maquet, Thierry Leteurtre

Le Petit Nicolas /Allez Leur Dire

Silvàn Areg

Caz B, Mamadou Niakate, Erick Ness

Ma Petite Famille

Noémie

Cehashi, Noémie, Yusouppha

Madame La Paix

Philipelise

Elise Philip, Guillaume Soulan

On Cherche Encore (Never Get Enough)

Gabriella

Gabriella Laberge, Christian Sbrocca, Richard Turcotte, Zander Howard Scott

Oulala

Mazy

Julie Mazi

Passiò

Battista Acquaviva

Florent Bidoyen, Théodore Eristoff, Battista Acquaviva

Por Aqui

Tracy De Sá

Tiery-F, Tracy De Sá

Roi

Bilal Hassani

Bilal Hassani, Madame Monsieur, Medeline

Sois Un Bon Fils

Doutson

Mamadou Niakate, Jean-Pascal Anziani, Ryad Bouchami, Caz B

Tous Les Deux

Seemone

Fabrice Mantegna, Alexandre Mazarguil, Léa Simoncini

The songs can be checked out via this link:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtlN-Ff1AivzUjTNLf-_wqQ/videos