New Music Round Up: February 2018!

With selection shows in full swing, we take a break from this year’s Contest and look at the new releases from some of our favourite singers from the past few years. February sees new releases from former winner Jamala, as well as France’s Amir, Armenia’s Iveta Mukuchyan, Croatian Jacques Houdek and a duet between Norwegian producer JOWST and last year’s runner up Kristian Kostov.  Continue reading

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France to kick off Eurovision selection 13 Jan!

France broadcaster announced last month that Amir, Isabelle Boulay and Christophe Willem will preside over the proceedings that will decide the French Eurovision selection for 2018. Continue reading

France Announce Additional Details for Eurovision 2018 Selection!

alma france eurovision 2017In January 2018, France will host a national selection show to pick their Eurovision 2018 act for the first time in four years. The show entitled ‘Destination Eurovision’ was announced earlier this year, and today the broadcaster France 2 announced further details about the show. Continue reading

Eurovision NI’s Song of 2017: Group Six!

It’s the sixth week of our latest feature to find out the Top 30 songs released by former Eurovision stars in 2017. Again this week we take you through fourteen of the biggest hits of 2017 and ask you to vote for your three favourites from the bunch! Continue reading

Eurovision NI’s Song of 2017: Group Two!

It’s the second week of our latest feature to find out the Top 30 songs released by former Eurovision stars in 2017. Again this week we take you through fourteen of the biggest hits of 2017 and ask you to vote for your three favourites from the bunch! Continue reading

France Announce Selection Process for Eurovision 2018

alma france eurovision 2017Recently it has been rare that France have had a national selection contest for Eurovision. Between 2008 and 2013 and again since 2015 they have opted to select their act through an internal selection process. This has given them a fairly good success rate with Alma finishing twelfth, and Amir especially coming in sixth place, their best result in the last fifteen years. Today however French broadcaster France 2 revealed that they will air multiple episodes of a new show Destination Eurovision to select their artist and song for Eurovision 2018. Continue reading

New Music Round Up: August 2017 (Part Two)!

August had so much new music that we had to split into into two parts! Read Part One here. Part Two has new music from former Eurovision winners Lena and Alexander Rybak, as well as France’s Amir, Kallay Saunders from Hungary, Krista Siegfrids from Finland and Australia’s Guy Sebastian.

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New Music Round Up: February 2017!

It’s the end of another month, which means it’s time for another new music round up. Debuting in February 2017 were some songs from some of our favourite recent Eurovision stars. This includes a duet between Armenian selection show judges Aram MP3 and Iveta Mukuchyan, new material from Ireland’s twins Jedward, Juri Pootsmann from Estonia, Sandjha from Finland, former Serebro singer Elena Teminkova and a new song from Elina Born, penned by Stig Rasta which will compete in the Estonian national selection in 2017. Check them out!

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Eurovision NI’s Song of 2016: Group Five

group 5 Eurovision NI Song of 2016Over 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. Continue reading

Amir and Margaret among the winners at MTV EMAs!

MTV EMAs 2016 Eurovision 2016Tonight saw Rotterdam host the 2016 edition of the MTV European Music Awards. Among the winners on the night was Amir, the French act for Eurovision 2016 and Polish singer Margaret who missed out on representing her country at Eurovision this year.
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