• Kyriakos Tsinivits

Eurovision 2022: Adriatic Pre Party preview


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Croatia's Eurovision pre-party, the 'Adriatic Pre Party' show is set to take place online on April 30 (the date has changed as it was previously scheduled for April 23). It is hosted by the Croatian Eurovision Club (HEK).


Due to the continuing pandemic the organisers opted for an online format for a second year running. The show will feature many of the Eurovision 2022 competing acts as well as special guests.


Australia's own Sheldon Riley has been confirmed to perform at the show. It will be the third Eurovision pre-party Sheldon will take part in after his visits to London and Tel Aviv. Find out more about Sheldon's Eurovision pre-party shows here.



Acts announced to perform at 'Adriatic Pre Party' from this years Contest so far include:

  • Alvan & Ahez (France)

  • Citi Zēni (Latvia)

  • Cornelia Jakobs (Sweden)

  • Emma Muscat (Malta)

  • Intelligent Music Project (Bulgaria)

  • Malik Harris (Germany)

  • Mia Dimšić (Croatia)

  • Nadir Rustamli (Azerbaijan)

  • Sheldon Riley (Australia)

  • WRS (Romania)

  • Zdob și Zdub & Fraţii Advahov (Moldova)


A guest line up has also been announced for the Adriatic Pre Party preview, they include:

  • Vanna (Eurovision 2001 representing Croatia)

  • Marko Bošnjak (Dora 2022)

  • Klara Hammarström (Melfest 2021 & 2022)

  • Luma (EMA 2022)

  • Eclipse (emerging Croatian stars)



The show is will be available for streaming online on the HEK's YouTube channel from 21:00CET on April 30 (in the morning at 05:00AEST on May 1 in Australia).


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