After the news of the returns of Ukraine and Bosnia & Herzegovina, another two countries are going to be back in Eurovision 2016 – Croatia and Bulgaria! This brings us to a total of 43 countries competing in Stockholm!
The Executive Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest, Mr. Jon Ola Said said:
We are proud to see broadcasters from 43 countries sign up for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. We have put a lot of effort into bringing together as many countries as possible and this number reflects that. To see all these different countries and cultures come together, despite the challenges Europe and the world face today, shows the power of music and the enduring appeal of the Eurovision Song Contest.
The full list of participants in Eurovision 2016 Stockholm is as follows:
- Bosnia & Herzegovina
- Czech Republic
- The Netherlands
- San Marino
- United Kingdom
Tickets for all the shows went on sale moments ago, and can be purchased via this link (click). Please make sure that you purchase your tickets through the official ticketing partner!