For the past six weeks Norway has engaged in an ambitious national final. Melodi Grand Prix came to a head tonight after five regional heats in the previous five weeks. Tonight’s final crowned Ulrikke the winner. They will represent Norway at Eurovision 2020 with the song ‘Attention’.
Earlier this week the eurovision fan website songfestival.be in comjunction with ESC Radio revealed the ESC Top 250. The annual ESC250 competition asks fans to allocate points to their favourite Eurovision songs of all time. The votes are collated just before Christmas and revealed in a live countdown on ESC Radio on New Year’s Eve. Below is the top entries on the chart per country!
Eurovision fan website songfestival.be is responsible for running the annual ESC250 competition which asks fans to allocate points to their favourite Eurovision songs of all time. The votes are collated just before Christmas and revealed in a live countdown on ESC Radio on New Year’s Eve, with number one being revealed at midnight.
For the past few weeks we have been asking for your input to help us select our favourite songs from Eurovision stars that were released in 2019. We have compiled a Top 40 and now it’s time for us to share this with you. Yesterday we revealed the songs 40-31. Now it’s time for the songs numbers 30-21.
It’s the third week of Eurovision NI’s Song of 2019. This week’s tracks include new efforts from Belgium’s Laura Tesoro, global superstar Celine Dion, Australian Isaiah Firebrace, German Michael Schulte and Swedish pop powerhouse Benjamin Ingrosso. Check out all sixteen songs below and vote for your five favourites in the poll. The vote will close at midnight on Saturday and results revealed on Sunday.
Norwegian band KEiiNO have proven themselves as a real hit making factory. The trio have expanded on the success of their fifth place at Eurovision 2019 for song ‘Spirit in the Sky’. In the six months following their Eurovision appearance, the band have had success with cover versions of ‘Shallow’ (Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper) and ‘Vill Ha Dig’ (Freestyle) and original track ‘Praying’. This weekend they have revealed another new track.
KEiiNO quickly became a fan favourite when they represented Norway at Eurovision 2019. Their song ‘Spirit in the Sky’ topped the televote and finished sixth overall. The band have been touring (specifically in Australia) since their Eurovision appearance and now they have released a new single called ‘Vill Ha Dig’.
Duncan Laurence secured a fifth win for the Netherlands at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, the nation’s first win in 44 years. Duncan’s song ‘Arcade’ topped the leaderboard at the end of Saturday night’s Grand Final which was held in Tel Aviv in Israel. He scored a total of 498 points, just 26 points ahead of second place Mahmood for Italy.
The Eurovision NI World Cup 2019 came to an end this afternoon when the poll for the final closed. The final saw Mahmood from Italy take on KEiiNO from Norway. But who was the winner?
Song: Spirit In the Sky
Betting Odds: 41/1
Norway’s hopes for Eurovision 2019 are placed in the hands of KEiiNO. The three piece will perform ‘Spirit in the Sky’ in Tel Aviv. Find out what we thought of the song.