Macedonia have selected experienced vocalist Kaliopi as their 2016 Eurovision entry. She will sing ‘Dona’ in Stockholm with the hopes of advancing from Semi Final 2. We assess her chances in our review.
The French contestant for Eurovision 2015 is Lisa Angell. The singer developed a love of music from a very young age having participated from the age of 11 to 14 in several radio talent shows for the Nice Carnival and was declared the winner in four consecutive years. Later in life Angell has been a regular headline act at piano bars in Paris and more recently she has released three albums including an album of cover songs from female singers of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. Her song for Eurovision 2015 is ‘N’Oubliez Pas’. Read on to hear our verdict.
Over the past few weeks the official Eurovision Website has been teasing us with some preview images of the postcards for this year’s contest. Today they released images of postcards for Sweden, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Czech Republic, France and Israel. Check the photos out here…:
This week really has been hectic with 5 national selections having been made last weekend. Not only that but other countries who had picked their finalists also revealed their songs, Melodifestivalen staged its fourth and final heat and the rumour mill has been working over time since the UK and Australia announced their national selection reveal dates. As always we are here to keep you up to date so below are the 15 most important things that happened this week.
Last night saw the French Eurovision contestant, Lisa Angell perform her song ‘N’Oubliez Pas’ live for the first time. Channel France 2’s show ‘Chico and the Gypsies, Le Grand Show’ showcased the French entry’s premiere performance in front of a live studio audience. Listen to the song below and let us know your thoughts.
It is still very much early days in the 2015 Eurovision season, however we do know some important details. Here are 15 things we know so far!
1. The dates of the semi finals and finals have been confirmed. The first Semi Final will take place on Tuesday 19th May, the second Semi Final on Thursday 21st May with the Grand Final taking place on Saturday 23rd May.
2. The venue for the Eurovision has been announced as being