Tonight was held in Switzerland the national selection for Eurovision 2016. During the show, 6 acts (Rykka, Theo, Stanley Miller, Kaceo, Vincent Gross and Bella C) took the stage twice with the hope of obtaining the golden ticket to represent their country in Stockholm. The first time, they performed their entry for Eurovision 2016. The second time around, they took the stage to perform a cover song.
At the end, Rykka triumphed and will represent Switzerland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2016, in Stockholm.
Here is the list of the songs that were performed tonight:
- Vincent Gross – “Half A Smile” and “Astronaut” (by Sido featuring Andreas Bourani)
- Bella C – “Another World” and “Empire State Of Mind (Part II)” (by Alicia Keys)
- Kaceo – “Disque d’or” and “Video Killed The Radio Star” (by The Buggles)
- Theo – “Because Of You” and “Photograph” (by Ed Sheeran)
- Rykka – “The Last Of Our Kind” and “Love Me Like You Do” (by Ellie Goulding)
- Stanley Miller – “Feel The Love” and “Hello” (by Adele)
Sven Epiney was the host of the show. The panel of judges was in charge 50% of the final decision. The other 50% of the final result was decided by the televoters.
Here is Rykka’s winning performance during the National Final: