Bosnia Herzegovina were one of the first nations to announce their acts for Eurovision 2016. A full house collaboration will see R&B singer Dalal Midhat-Talakic team up with not only ex boy band singer Fuad Backovic Deen and renowned Croatian cellist Ana Rucner but also hip hop and rap star Jala. Earlier this week it was announced that the song they would sing in Stockholm 2016 would be called ‘Ljubav je’ (or ‘Love Is’ in English).
Bosnia and Herzegovina have the distinct achievement of having qualified for the Eurovision Final every year that they competed since the semi finals were introduced in 2004. Having said that, their average placing is 13th and their best ever result was third which they achieved in 2006 with the song ‘Lejla’ performed by Hari Mata Hari. Bosnia and Herzegovina have been missing from Eurovision in the past few years as they withdrew from the contest in 2013 due to financial reasons, but they are set to return this year.
Pink Joffrey Baratheon Elaiza is Germany’s pick for 2014
What do you get when you cross Pink and Game of Thrones’ Joffrey Baratheon, throw in an accordion, a cello and some moany vocals for good measure? You get Elaiza: Germany’s choice for Eurovision 2014.
Her song ‘Is it Right?’ is a boring, one-dimensional piece with annoying vocals that sustain overly-prolonged lyrics and notes for far