Study Eurovision at the University of Malta!

University of Malta Eurovision 2016The University of Malta’s Centre for the Liberal Arts and Science are offering students the chance to study the Eurovision Song Contest. From October 2016 students will be able to study the unit entitled ‘Interpreting Music Culture: Multimodality, MTV and the Eurovision’ which will focus on critical analysis of the Eurovision Song Contest. Continue reading

Saara Aalto Progresses to Boot Camp on X-Factor UK

Saara Aalto X-FactorSinger Saara Aalto, who finished second in the Finnish Eurovision selection show UMK last year, has progressed to the Boot Camp stage of X-Factor UK following her performance of Sia’s ‘Chandelier’ in Sunday night’s show. Continue reading

Poll Results: Albania Victorious in Our Final Weekly Poll

Albania Eurovision 2016 EnedaThis week you have been voting in the last of our weekly polls before the Eurovision Final which will take place on Saturday 14th May. On top of the last weekly poll of the year was Albania. Eneda Tarifa has topped the poll an incredible nine out of twelve times with her song ‘Fairytale’. This week she topped the poll with 52% of the vote while Bosnia Herzegovina finished in second for a third week in a row with Ireland’s Nicky Byrne in third with 18% for his song ‘Sunlight’. The top five was rounded up by UK’s Joe and Jake and France’s Amir. Read on for the full results.

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Poll: Which Eurovision Song is Your Fave? (closes 8th May)

Eurovision 2016Albania seem unbeatable having topped our weekly poll an amazing eight times. However, this week we will do it all over again and for the last time. If you want to see your favourite song on top, then make sure you vote for them in this week’s poll. The poll will close on Sunday 8th May.
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Poll Results: Albania Top Poll for Eighth Time!

Albania Eurovision 2016 EnedaIt’s all becoming all too predictable in our weekly poll. On top, yet again, you’ve guessed it it’s Albania. Eneda Tarifa’s ‘Fairytale’ is coming true it would seem, having topped our poll for a pretty impressive eight times over the eleven weeks that we have run it so far. The song came out on top again this week with 78% of the overall vote. Bosnia/Herzegovina came in second again this week with 7% for ‘Ljubav je’, a collaboration between Dalal, Deen, Jala and Ana Rucner. In third was Russia’s Sergey Lazarev with ‘You Are the Only One’, while fourth and fifth place belonged to UK and France respectively.

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Poll: Which Eurovision Song is Your Fave? (closes 1st May)

Eurovision 2016Albania seem unbeatable having topped our weekly poll an amazing seven times. However, this week we will do it all over again. If you want to see your favourite song on top, then make sure you vote for them in this weeks poll. *Romania have been removed following their withdrawal from the contest*
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