Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Worst Dressed Female

We at Eurovision NI are a shallow bunch. While substance is important to us, so too is style. As such we have the category of Worst Dressed. Her are the contenders for Worst Dressed Female!
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Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Best Moment

Eurovision always serves us some unforgettable moments and Eurovision 2017 was as eventful as ever. We relive the most memorable moments from streakers, to epic staging, great interval acts to hilarious comedic segments. Here are our twelve favourite memories from this year’s Contest. Which will be named the Best Moment at the Eurovision NI Awards 2017?
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New Music Round Up: May 2017!

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).

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It’s O. Torvald for Ukraine!

O. Torvald Ukraine Eurovision 2017Ukraine concluded their Eurovision 2017 selection this evening with the final which would determine who will succeed Jamala when the nation host the Contest in May. Six acts competed but in the end O. Torvald was triumphant with their song ‘Time’.  Continue reading

Poll Results: You Want To See Tayanna Represent Ukraine!

ukraine eurovision 2017Over the past three weeks Ukraine have whittled their Eurovision 2017 contenders down to just six. These acts will compete in tonight’s final in the hopes of following in the footsteps of Jamala. Before the show kicks off, we reveal the results of our poll.
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Navi Band covers Jamala’s ‘1944’

navi eurovision 2017Belarus chose Navi Band to represent them at Eurovision 2017. Since their selection in early January, the band have been doing the rounds on other countries’ national selection shows. Last week, they appeared on one of the Ukrainian heats and after a chat with Jamala, they revealed that they had prepared their own version of the reigning Eurovision champion’s winning song ‘1944’. Continue reading

15 Things We Learned This Week (1st Jan 2017)

Eurovision NI 15 Things We Learned This WeekAs we enter 2017, Eurovision national finals are in full flow. To keep you up to date with all the Eurovision happenings, we have brought back our feature; ’15 Things We Learned This Week’ which we will continue to post every Sunday evening to recap the Eurovision news for the past week! So without further ado, here is the 15 things we learned this week… Continue reading

Ukrainian Broadcaster in Disarray following Director General’s Resignation

Zurab Alasania NTU Eurovision ResignsZurab Alasania, Director General of Ukrainian National broadcaster NTU, has resigned earlier this week citing the non-existent procedures for budgetary spend which amounts to millions of euros as his reason. Continue reading

Jamala Gets Engaged!

Jamala 1944 Eurovision Engaged2016 has been a big year for Ukrainian singer Jamala. Not content with winning the Eurovision Song Contest earlier this year with her song about the historic deportation of Crimean Tatars from the region in 1944, earlier this week she also got engaged to her partner Bekir Suleimanov. Continue reading