Belgium has decided! After a few years of internal selection, they decided to bring back the national final in order to choose their representative at the Eurovision Song Contest 2023. Seven artist competed, but Gustaph managed to stand out and win the right to defends Belgian colors in Liverpool with the song Because Of You.
Last August, The Belgian Flemish broadcaster VRT announced that they would organize an invitation-only national selection :
“The VRT has the fantastic task of sending someone or ‘someones’ to the Eurovision Song Contest in 2023. I like the Eurovision Song Contest, but critics say it is ‘old box’. But that’s for the youth, for the future. That is why we have decided to do a little more with it this year than usual.” – said Peter Van de Veire, Eurovision commentator for VRT.
What do you think about the winner? Does they stand any chances on bringing the Eurovision to Belgium next year? Let us know it the comments!