Further details have been released regarding next years French selection... La France is really taking this seriously now.
The national final itself will take place on 26th January - with the three participants premiering their entries live. Then the French public can vote between 26th January and 23rd February. A special jury will also have a 50% say in the outcome. All three hopefuls will receive huge exposure throughout this period as French radio stations will play these songs. The winner will be announced on 2nd March by Natasha St Piere on Chansons D'Aboard. A special jury will select these three lucky participants at the end of the month.