Sweden’s Eurovision selection competition Melodifestivalen is one of the most anticipated events in the Eurovision calendar. Spanning over six weeks and six major Swedish cities, the competition is a celebration of Schlager, a coup d’etat of kitsch and just downright fun. Today the details for the 2018 edition were revealed.Continue reading
As well as honouring the contestants who took part in this year’s contest, we also like to keep up with the latest releases from Eurovision stars from previous years. This category Best New Song sees the best twelve songs from any Eurovision alumni in the past twelve months battle it out at Eurovision NI Awards 2017. Here’s the nominees… Continue reading
Swedish Eurovision star Eric Saade has been busy recently promoting the tracks on his new EP ‘Saade’ which saw the release of singles ‘Colors’ and ‘Wide Awake’. Eric returned with non-album track ‘Another Week’ in May 2017 and he has now unveiled the video for the track.Continue reading
Here’s ten new tracks from your Eurovision faves to get your ears around! Back with new tracks this month are: Zoe (Austria, 2016), Mandinga (Romania, 2012), Frans (Sweden, 2016), Francesco Gabbani (Italy, 2017), Eric Saade (Sweden (2011), Jamala (Ukraine/Winner, 2016) as well as some of our faves from selection shows Samir och Viktor (Melfest) and Margaret (Krajowe Eliminacje 2016).
After four weeks of heats, Sweden have hosted the second chance round of Melodifestivalen 2017, their selection show for Eurovision 2017. Tonight eight acts duelled against each other to see which four would progress to next week’s grand final. Read on to find out the results! Continue reading
Four weeks into the Swedish selection show and we now know the line up of the second chance show that will take place next week. This round will pit the acts that finished in third and fourth place over the last four weeks in a series of battles, the winner of each will advance to the final round along with the other eight finalists who qualified directly from their respective heats. Continue reading
Over the past nine weeks we’ve been taking a look at all the songs released by Eurovision participants throughout this year and have been asking you for your input by voting for your favourites. Earlier this week we revealed the 30 songs that made it into our top 30. The poll closed momentarily at midday today and having collated the results we can reveal which songs gained the fewest votes and finished in the positions 11-20. Read on to find out if your fave song is still in the running for Eurovision NI Song of 2016.Continue reading
Over the past eight weeks you have voted 24 songs through to the final round of the Eurovision NI Song of 2016. We will ask you to vote for your favourite qualifying songs and begin to countdown or Top 30 over the next week. Before that though we need to reveal the remaining six songs that have been selected as our wildcard picks. Read on to find out who made the cut.