Will there be a 2016 contest?

Will there be a 2016 contest?

TV Total has not decided whether the 2016 contest will take place.

TV Total the production company for the annual competition issued a statement saying that due to Stefan Raabs retirement from television it is not yet decided whether the contest will continue. This years show which is the 11th edition takes place at the end of August in Bremen and will be the last show which television personality and creator of the contest Stefan Raab will host.

Raab announced his retirement from television at the end of June after being a feature of German television for over 20 years.

Source: Sudwest Presse