RTP is almost ready to announce the 2018 Festival da Canção participants according to ESC Portugal. The announcement will take place on January 18th. There will be 26 participants.
"It is important that the song that Portugal selects is a reflection of the good music that is being created by us and not a song made with the goal of going to Eurovision, because there we are automatically thinking about a recipe and not the music we deal with every day. If we take to Eurovision the records and singers we hear on the radio and we see on stage, we are showing the best of us and if we show the best of us we are doing Portuguese music a favor." Read More via OikoTimes.