Irish broadcaster RTE confirmed today that Voice of Ireland and Britain’s Got Talent contestant Ryan O’Shaughnessy will represent Ireland in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. He will perform the song ‘Together’ in Lisbon in May.
New year, new
you Eurovision alum songs! Here are nine songs from Eurovision stars of the past few years released this month. Listen to the new tracks from the likes of Svala, Poli Genova, Nathan Trent, Robin Bengtsson and Joci Papai and see what we make of their new music!
Israel got another step closer to choosing their Eurovision participant for 2018 this evening when Israel’s Rising Star hosted another show which eliminated one more act, giving us a top eight. Getting eliminated this week was Jose Steinberg.
Tonight Spain became the fourth nation to select their song for Eurovision 2018. In a gala event, the finalists of Operacion Triunfo competed in a variety of duos, groups and solo acts to be chosen as Spain’s representative for 2018. In the end they selected Alfred and Amaia with song ‘Tu Canción’.
A few weeks ago Czech broadcaster CZ. revealed the six songs that will compete in their national selection for Eurovision 2018. Tonight they have made a final decision, choosing Mikolas Josef’s song ‘Lie to Me’ to represent the nation in Lisbon at Eurovision 2018.
Russia finally confirmed their plans for Eurovision 2018. They will send the singer Yulia Samoilova to Lisbon.
Earlier today host broadcaster RTP facilitated the draw that will determine which nations will perform in each of the semi finals for Eurovision 2018. The results of the draw are below:
Tomorrow night the Czech Republic will reveal the winner of their national selection competition for Eurovision 2018. Ahead of that we have asked you to vote for your favourite song out of the six contenders in our poll. The poll has now closed and we can reveal the results.
Spain’s Operacion Triunfo will turn its attention towards Eurovision and their Eurovision Gala Event on 29 January. This show will serve as the nation’s selection show for Eurovision 2018. Nine different combinations of acts (solo, duets and group) will perform nine songs in the show but only one can be selected for Eurovision 2018. Ahead of that show, we asked you to vote for your favourite song in our poll. Here are the results.
Lithuania’s Eurovision selection continued tonight with the third heat episode of Eurovizijos 2018. The episode saw twelve acts compete, with six advancing to the next stage.