A month ago Ireland has selected Maiú Levi Lawlor as their representative for Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021. Today their entry for the show with the title “Saor” has been premiered!
The team behind the song consists out of Irish/Maltese authors with connections to Eurovision and Junior Eurovision. Niall Mooney (co-writer of Ireland 2010 and 2019); Lauren White Murphy; Brendan McCarthy; LA Halvey (former member of Black Daisy – Ireland 2009) band who represented Ireland at Eurovision 2009 with Sinead Mulvey); Irish representative at Junior Eurovision 2019, Anna Kearney; Anna Banks, sister of Aimee Banks, first Irish representative at Junior Eurovision in 2015 and Maltese songwriter, Cyprian Cassar co-writer of Maltese JESC entries in 2018 and 2021. This will be the sixth Irish participation at the Junior Eurovision, their best result was back in 2016 when Zena Donnelly with “Bríce ar bhríce” reached 10th place.
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