Israel and Albania to Return to Eurovision in 2018!

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39 countries have confirmed their participation Eurovision 2018. Among them are Albania and Israel who announced this week their intentions to compete in the Contest in Lisbon in May next year.  Continue reading

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Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Worst Song

As well as honouring the best that Eurovision has given us in 2017, we also like to shame the very bad at the Eurovision NI Awards, to inspire countries to try that extra bit harder next year. Here are the nominees for Worst Song.
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New Music Round Up: August 2017 (Part One)!

The summer may be over, but while August brought the rain, it has also been raining musical goodness from our favourite past Eurovision stars. This month has seen new releases from Russia’s Sergey Lazarev, Icelandic singer Svala’s band Blissful, Turkish singer Hadise, as well as new music from the 2012 winner Loreen. Check out the new songs below and what we had to say about them!
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Ten Acts Qualify for Eurovision Final from First Semi Final!

Tonight saw the first of this year’s Eurovision semi final live shows take place. Eighteen countries competed for the ten slots available to them in Saturday’s Final. Find out which of the acts made it through.
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Watch: Semi Final 1 Rehearsals!

With the first of the Eurovision 2017 Semi Finals only days away, check out how each of the acts from SF1 got on in their rehearsal run throughs last week. Which ten of the eighteen acts do you think will make it through to Saturday’s live final? Vote in our poll! Continue reading

Review: Albania- Lindita Halimi ‘World’

Albania have really failed to make any lasting mark on Eurovision. In their 14 year history in the competition, they have failed to qualify for the final on six occasions and have only finished in the top 10 twice. This year unfortunately is no different, as American Idol contestant Lindita fronts their 2017 entry ‘World’.

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Eurovision World Cup 2017: Group F

Two songs will advance from Group F to the knock out stage of our Eurovision World Cup Contest. Group F consists of Lithuania, Albania, Spain, Cyprus, Denmark and Bulgaria. Listen to each of the songs in this group and vote for your favourite two in the poll below. Poll closes 2nd April when the results will be unveiled. Continue reading

Ranking: Eurovision Songs 2017 (Week 9)

The final three Eurovision songs for 2017 were announced this week with Bulgaria, Russia and Armenia adding their songs to the 40 we already had. Now that we have all of the 43 songs for Eurovision 2017, we can for the first time give you a run down of the entire field. Read on to find out which of the songs ranked first and where the three new songs by Kristian Kostov, Artsvik and Yulia Samoilova placed!
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EUROVISION WORLD CUP 2017!

Eurovision World Cup 2016The World Cup happens every four years, but we had so much fun with our Eurovision World Cup last year, that we decided it should make a return in 2017. Eurovision has been hailed by many as being the ‘Gay World Cup’. So what if the format for Eurovision was more like the World Cup?

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Ranking: Eurovision Songs 2017 (Week 8)

This week has been a corker for Eurovision selections and announcements with all but three of the countries revealing their Eurovision 2017 artists and songs. Australia, Greece, Belgium, Sweden, Azerbaijan, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Ireland, Macedonia, Iceland Serbia, Israel, Lithuania, San Marino and Norway have joined the list of Eurovision 2017 songs. We’ve added these to our Eurovision playlist which joins the other 25 songs we already have. We continue to rank our favourites. Here is our top 40.  Continue reading