Eurovision Rewind: 2007

We’ve got into our Euro-time machine again and today it’s taken us to 2007 and to the runner up; Ukraine’s Verka Serduchka with Dancing Lasha Tumbai. Enjoy!

 

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European Broadcasting Union Forced to make decision about Crimea

Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU), responsible for overseeing the televising of the Eurovision Song Contest, will soon have to make an important decision regarding the recent upheaval in Crimea. This decision concerns counting Crimea’s votes for Eurovision Final Continue reading

Review: Austria- Conchita Wurst ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’

Conchita Wurst serves up rose petal realness!

Conchita Wurst serves up rose petal realness!

Austria’s premier drag queen act Conchita Wurst (aka Tom Neuwirth) was perhaps the most highly anticipated act for this year’s contest when she was announced as the country’s pick in October 2013. Since then her many fans expected her to Continue reading

Who Will Win Eurovision According to YouTube?

Armenia's Aram Mp3 and Conchita Wurst from Austria tussle it out for most viewed video on YouTube

Armenia’s Aram Mp3 and Conchita Wurst from Austria tussle it out for most viewed video on YouTube

Nobody really knows who is going to win for sure at the Eurovision. You can use various different sources as indicators to the popularity of each song. You could go with the bookies’ odds, marks that critics and experts give each entry, what the fans have to say through polls or comments or the amount of followers each act has on Twitter.

Here at Eurovision 2014 Blog, we have decided that we are going to Continue reading

Review: Sweden- Sanna Nielsen ‘Undo’

Sanna Nielsen hoping to bring the Eurovision back to Sweden!

Sanna Nielsen hoping to bring the Eurovision back to Sweden!

Ballads are all the rage this year at Eurovision and as ballads go this one from Sweden’s Sanna Nielsen is probably the best. ‘Undo’ beat off stiff competition at this year’s Melodifestivalen, Sweden’s selection process, from great acts like Alcazar Continue reading