Icelandic band Hatari finished in 10th place at Eurovision 2019 with their song ‘Hatrid Mun Sigra’. With 232 points, this gave Iceland their best result this decade, but their appearance was not without controversy. The group who were quite vocal about their political opinions regarding the Middle Eastern conflict in the lead up to the Contest, unfurled a Palestinian flag when their televote total was unveiled on Saturday night. This action led to audible boos in the Israeli arena and saw security staff attempt to remove the flag from them.Continue reading
Tonight the Eurovision 2019 kicked off with its first live televised show. The first semi final saw 17 nations battle it out for one of the ten places in Saturday’s final. Read on to find out which countries have made it through!
This day next week will see the first live show for Eurovision 2019. The First Semi Final is set to air on 14 May 2019 at 8pm GMT. Having seen the first rehearsals, I am ready to make my predictions as to which 10 of the 17 contenders will earn a place in the final.Continue reading
Today the first round of rehearsals for Eurovision 2019 continued with the eight remaining acts from Semi Final 1 taking to the stage for the first time, giving us an idea of how they sound live and how they will stage their song when Eurovision kicks off proper with the first semi final on 14 May.Continue reading
The Eurovision NI World Cup returns for the fourth consecutive year in 2019. Group F saw Anna Odobescu, Zala and Gaspar, Hatari, Tulia and Katerine Duska do battle for Moldova, Slovenia, Iceland, Poland and Greece respectively for the two spots in the next round. You’ve been voting since Thursday and now it’s time to reveal the results!Continue reading
The Eurovision NI World Cup returns for the fourth consecutive year and we continue the competition with Group F. Group F consists of Moldova, Slovenia, Iceland, Poland and Greece. Take a look at their songs below and vote for your favourite in our poll! Continue reading
Iceland have truly outdone themselves this year, giving us a great selection of songs in their national final Songvakeppnin. Five songs made it through to tonight’s final and in the end the nation have chosen Hatari to represent them in Tel Aviv with the song ‘Hatrið mun sigra’. Continue reading