There will be 37 nations competing at Eurovision 2023
Today the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) announced that 37 nations will compete at the 2023 edition of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Bulgaria, North Macedonia and Montenegro competed in Turin this year but will not return for Eurovision 2023.
The full list of countries taking part are:
This is the lowest amount of competing entries since 2014 when 37 nations also took part.
In 2018 there was a high of 43 competing nations and since then Hungary has withdrawn alongside Bulgaria, North Macedonia and Montenegro this year, while Russia and Belarus were removed from the Contest.
Other nations such as Bosnia and Herzegovina, Turkey, Luxembourg, Andorra, Slovakia, Monaco and Morocco have also chosen not returned to this contest.
Find out all other available information on Eurovision 2023 in our 'All You Need To Know' page.