Portuguese broadcaster TVI is producing their version of the show All Together Now and among the judges panelists it will feature many famous Portuguese artists from the Eurovision world. The show will be hosted by Cristina Ferreira. The representative of the United Kingdom at Eurovision 2019, Michael Rice won the first season of the UK’s show in 2018. After the initial season the British show got its versions in Brazil, Denmark, Australia and Poland which premiered the same year and in the following years it came to the TV schedule of Colombia, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Finland, Malaysia being the first Asian country where the show features and now Portugal. The show features a panel of 100 music experts and performers from across the country who are the judges and who give their vote to a singer whose performance they liked.
The Portuguese judging panel will include last years winner of Festival da Canção Elisa as well as many former Portuguese Eurovision representatives Suzy (2014), Filipa Azevedo (2010), Inês Santos (1998), Liliana Almeida & Andrea Soares (2006), except them there will also be one participant of this years edition of the Portuguese national selection Pedro Gonçalves and many other artists who took part in the show: Catarina Clau (FdC 2010 & 2014), Ricardo Soler (FdC 2008 & 2012), David Gomes (FdC 2017), Filipa Ruas (FdC 2011), Carla Moreno (FdC 2011), Rui Andrade (backing singer of Russia 2014 & Azerbaijan 2018 as well as FdC 2011, 2012 & 2014), and Hugo Baptista (backing singer of Azerbaijan 2018) while the president of the jury is Portuguese fado singer Gisela João. Some of the artists shared the info about their participation on their social media while the other names were announced by escportugal.
Who knows maybe like in the case of the United Kingdom we could expect one of the next Portuguese representatives to be the winner of All Together Now Portugal. Don’t forget to vote for your favourite acts competing in the first and second semi-final of Festival da Canção 2021 below
- Sara Afonso – Contramão 26%, 418 votes418 votes 26%418 votes - 26% of all votes
- Karetus & Romeu Bairos – Saudade 20%, 326 votes326 votes 20%326 votes - 20% of all votes
- The Black Mamba – Love Is On My Side 13%, 217 votes217 votes 13%217 votes - 13% of all votes
- Nadine – Cheguei Aqui 10%, 164 votes164 votes 10%164 votes - 10% of all votes
- Valéria – Na Mais Profunda Saudade 8%, 137 votes137 votes 8%137 votes - 8% of all votes
- IAN – Mundo 6%, 103 votes103 votes 6%103 votes - 6% of all votes
- Miguel Marôco – Girassol 5%, 81 vote81 vote 5%81 vote - 5% of all votes
- Mema – Claro Como Água 5%, 76 votes76 votes 5%76 votes - 5% of all votes
- Fábia Maia – Dia Lindo 3%, 55 votes55 votes 3%55 votes - 3% of all votes
- Irma – Livros 2%, 36 votes36 votes 2%36 votes - 2% of all votes
And let us know what are your thoughts of the running order available HERE!