Italian Operatic boy band, Il Volo serenaded us back in Eurovision 2015 when they came third with ‘Grande Amore’. Since then the trio have been working on a new album entitled ‘Notte Magica’ which is a tribute to the Three Tenors (Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo and José Carreras).
We are gradually being fed the details for the Swedish Eurovision 2017 selection shows Melodifestivalen. Last month we were given the dates and the locations for the six live shows and on Friday, Swedish broadcaster SVT unveiled the three hosts for the contest.
Croatia’s Nina Kraljic is probably best remembered for her incredibly bad dress sense at Eurovision 2016. However, the ‘Lighthouse’ singer has not been deterred by criticisms of her fashion sense and has returned with her debut album entitled ‘Samo’ (‘Only’ in English).
A few weeks ago we reported that Armenia are going all out to find their Eurovision entry for 2017 with an all star judging panel including previous Eurovision singers Iveta Mukuchyan and AramMP3. This contest entitled Depi Evratesil (Towards Eurovision) was launched at the weekend and marked the first of this year’s Eurovision national selection shows to get under way.
Could Irish Eurovision twins John and Edward Grimes be about to duet on new material with Noughties ballad legend Dido? It would appear so from a recent tweet that the ‘Lipstick’ singers shared on their social media account on Wednesday 28th September.