New Music Round Up: June 2017 (Part One)!

June has been so jam-packed with musical goodness that we have had to split our music round up across two parts. This first part includes new songs from Croatia’s Nina Kraljic, new music from Samra, Aminata, Barei, Ani Lorak and Manel Navarro, as well as three new songs from Armenia’s Iveta Mukuchyan including a duet with fellow Depi Evratesil judge Aram MP3, some rock hits from Cyrpus’ Minus One and Romania’s Voltaj and a new solo song from FreakyFortune’s Nikolas Raptakis. Check out the line up below!

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Azerbaijan and Greece join Austria and Armenia in the YouTube 1 Million Hits Club

Aram MP3 still most viewed on YouTube

Aram MP3 still most viewed on YouTube

It’s that time of the week again where we take a look at the least and most viewed videos on YouTube. At the top end Aram MP3 still dominates with over 2 million views, while Austria’s Conchita Wurst is catching with also over 2 million hits. Azerbaijan’s ‘Start a Fire’ is now in third and Greece is fourth as both entries hit the 1 million mark. Sanna Nielsen rounds up the top ten, falling three places with ‘Undo’. Continue reading

Semi Final 2: A Sneak Peak!

JoinUs_press_1Rehearsals for both Eurovision semi finals are well underway this week and we take a wee sneak peak at them.We’ve already done semi final one, now it’s the second semi final’s turn. Continue reading

Freaky Fortune and RiskyKidd give us a Eurovision Medley! LISTEN!

Freaky Fortune take on a number of Eurovision winning songs.

Freaky Fortune take on a number of Eurovision winning songs.

Everyone loves a good Eurovision medley. And this year’s acts seem to know this better than anyone. We have already had a medley from Spain’s Ruth Lorenzo which was a mash up of Lena, Emmelie de Forest and Loreen’s winning songs. We’ve also seen Aram MP3 cover ‘Only Teardrops’. Now it’s Greece’s turn to get in on the action covering various Eurovision winners in their medley. Check it out and let us know what you think:

 

Conchita Wurst Most Viewed Song on Youtube this Week, Aram MP3 Most Viewed Song Overall.

Aram MP3 is the most viewed act overall, while Conchita Wurst gained the most views this week.

Aram MP3 is the most viewed act overall, while Conchita Wurst gained the most views this week.

Not much has changed in the world of YouTube for the Eurovision entries with the top 5 remaining the same. Aram MP3 hit two million views this week, a good half a million views ahead of nearest rival Austria’s Conchita Wurst. In terms of climbers Ruth Lorenzo moves Continue reading

Review: Greece- Freaky Fortune feat. RiskyKidd ‘Rise Up’

Jamie Dornan and friends Freaky Fortune feat. RiskyKidd want Europe to 'Rise Up'

Jamie Dornan and friends Freaky Fortune feat. RiskyKidd want Europe to ‘Rise Up’

The Greek entry for this year is a welcome break from all the ballads we’ve been inundated with. Pop/Dance vocal duo Freaky Fortune have teamed up with rapper Riskykidd to bring you a catchy and trendy pop Continue reading

Who Will Win Eurovision According to YouTube?

Armenia's Aram Mp3 and Conchita Wurst from Austria tussle it out for most viewed video on YouTube

Armenia’s Aram Mp3 and Conchita Wurst from Austria tussle it out for most viewed video on YouTube

Nobody really knows who is going to win for sure at the Eurovision. You can use various different sources as indicators to the popularity of each song. You could go with the bookies’ odds, marks that critics and experts give each entry, what the fans have to say through polls or comments or the amount of followers each act has on Twitter.

Here at Eurovision 2014 Blog, we have decided that we are going to Continue reading