Over the next nine weeks we will be looking closely at some of the songs released in 2016 by former Eurovision contestants. We will be asking you to vote for your favourite from the lists before compiling a final Top 30 just before the end of the year.
After weeks of voting in our polls, you have crowned Conchita Wurst’s 2014 winning song ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’ as your favourite Eurovision song ever. She proved to be unstoppable as she won by quite a large margin with 82% of the vote (2077 votes) in the final round. In second place was Sweden’s Loreen with ‘Euphoria’ which despite a late surge in votes only managed 10% of the overall total. Alexander Rybak’s ‘Fairytale’ was in third with 7% and Common Linnets’ ‘Calm After the Storm’ and ABBA’s ‘Waterloo’ were fourth and fifth respectively, both with less than 1% of the vote.
Last week we narrowed our search down to just seven acts and this week we will have another double elimination which will decide which of the seven remaining acts will go through to the top 5. Make sure your favourite act doesn’t get eliminated on Friday 3rd April by voting for them in the poll below.
Conchita Wurst’s ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’ topped the poll again this week with 53.16%. The 2012 winning song ‘Euphoria’ by Loreen came in second this week with 34.74%. The two acts getting eliminated in this week’s double elimination were
The first week of our poll to determine the Top 10 Eurovision Songs ever has come to an end and saw Russia’s Dima Bilan and his song ‘Believe’ become the first casualty. This week we are upping the stakes and we will eliminate another two songs, the two that finish bottom of the poll this week- finishing in eighth and ninth place. Make sure your favourite act doesn’t get eliminated by voting for them in the poll below which will close on Friday 27th March. Remember you can vote for up to three songs.
Now that we’ve finalized our top 10 Eurovision songs ever it’s time to vote to see who will come out on top. The video for the songs in the running are listed below and you can vote in our poll at the bottom of the page. We will eliminate the song with the lowest number of votes on Friday 20th March and that song will finish in 10th place. And remember you can vote for up to three songs.
It’s time for another non-winner Eurovision Rewind and today’s comes in the form the UK’s 2005 entry Javine’s ‘Touch My Fire’. Take a stroll down memory lane with us and see if you remember the song:
Time for another Eurovision Rewind. This time it’s my favourite winner ever; Greece’s 2005 champion Elena Paparizou with ‘My Number One’. Everyone sing along now: ‘You’re my lover…Undercover…’