It’s The Humans for Romania at Eurovision 2018!

For the past five weeks Romania have been engaged in their Eurovision 2018 selection show. Tonight saw the fifteen remaining acts to battle again in the final with The Humans being named the Romanian Eurovision representative for 2018. They will sing the song ‘Goodbye’ in Lisbon in May. Continue reading

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Romania’s Selecta Nationala Semi Final 5 Results

ilinca romania eurovision 2017For the past five weeks Romania have been engaged in their Eurovision 2018 selection show. Tonight saw the final of their five heats take place with another three acts making through to next week’s grand final. Read on to find out who made it. Continue reading

Romania’s Selecta Nationala Semi Final 1 Results

ilinca romania eurovision 2017Tonight, Romania began their Eurovision 2018 selection process with the first of their five semi finals for Selecta Nationala. Tweleve acts battled it out for the three spots in the final (25 February) including last year’s pick for Romania Alex Florea. But who made the cut? Read on to see the results! Continue reading

Romania Finalise Selecta Nationala 2018 Details!

ilinca romania eurovision 2017Romania’s Eurovision 2018 bid will get underway in under two weeks when Selecta Nationala’s first of five live semi finals takes place. Today the national broadcaster revealed the dates, host cities, contestants, songs and running order for the competition. Check out the line up! Continue reading

Romania Reveal Plans for Selectia Nationala 2018!

ilinca romania eurovision 2017Romania yodelled their way to a top ten placing at Eurovision 2017. The nation will return to Eurovision in 2018 and today they announced their plans to choose their artist and song for Lisbon.  Continue reading

Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Best Moment

Eurovision always serves us some unforgettable moments and Eurovision 2017 was as eventful as ever. We relive the most memorable moments from streakers, to epic staging, great interval acts to hilarious comedic segments. Here are our twelve favourite memories from this year’s Contest. Which will be named the Best Moment at the Eurovision NI Awards 2017?
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Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Best Group, Duo or Collaboration

Collaborations come in many forms and Eurovision 2017 saw possibly the most diverse selection in recent years. This year saw a yodeller team up with a rapper, a man duet with himself, the return of a band with an epic saxophonist, a wonderfully harmonised group made up of three sisters and a duo singing in the Belorussian language for the first time in Eurovision history. Check out which of the acts have been nominated in the category of Best Group, Duo or Collaboration at the Eurovision NI Awards 2017.
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Review: Romania- Ilinca ft Alex Florea ‘Yodel It!’

ilinca romania eurovision 2017Imagine if Eurovision was an episode of ‘Dragon’s Den’. I feel like Ilinca and Alex Florea would be one of the risky investments that few of the dragons would invest in and were they to invest they would give hardly any money and ask for a lot of shares in return. You would think that if someone was to say ‘I have this idea for musical fusion. I want to bring the world of yodelling folk music together with rap music’, any one who knows anything about music’s response would be ‘I’m out!’. Moreover, if you were to pin down a country that would propose such a musical fusion you would think it likely to be an Alpine country like Switzerland or Austria, but it is in fact Romania who has brought this proposal forward and strangely the combination works a treat. Continue reading

10 Things About…Ilinca and Alex Florea!

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Ilinca and Alex Florea will represent Romania at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest where the duo will sing the song ‘Yodel It!’ In Kiev in May. Get to know the pair better with our feature article 10 Things About…Ilinca ft Alex Florea! Continue reading

Eurovision World Cup 2017: Group H Results!

For the past four days you have been voting in Group H of the Eurovision NI World Cup 2017! We have closed the poll and can now reveal the results and announce which two countries have made it through to the next round of the competition.

The two songs advancing from Group H are Australia’s ‘Don’t Come Easy’ by Isaiah Firebrace who topped the poll with 37% and second place Iceland’s Svala whose ‘Paper’ got 32% in the poll. Meanwhile the other three countries in this poll Switzerland, Armenia and Latvia have been eliminated. Check out the full results below. 

Eurovision World Cup: Group H Results

  1. Australia: Isaiah Firebrace- ‘Don’t Come Easy’ (36.84%)
  2. Iceland: Svala- ‘Paper'(31.58%)
  3. Switzerland: Timebelle- ‘Apollo’ (15.79%)
  4. Latvia: Triana Park- ‘Line'(15.79%)
  5. Armenia: Artsvik- ‘Fly With Me’ (0%)

Eurovision NI’s Eurovision World Cup continues with the next stage of the competition: the knock out rounds where two songs will battle it out in each match for a place in the quarter finals. Click here to see the line up!