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.Continue reading
Mahmood won Italy’s Sanremo festival in 2019, amidst some controversy when a far right politician called on him to be expelled from the competition for not being Italian enough. Nonetheless Mahmood was victorious with his song ‘Soldi’. Here’s what we think of it!
The Eurovision NI World Cup returns for the fourth consecutive year in 2019. Group E saw Mahmood, Tamara Todevska, Darude, Luca Hanni and Zena do battle for Italy, Macedonia, Finland, Switzerland and Belarus respectively for the two spots in the next round. You’ve been voting since Sunday 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 E. Group E consists of Italy, Macedonia, Finland, Switzerland and Belarus. Take a look at their songs below and vote for your favourite in our poll! Continue reading
The Eurovision NI World Cup kicked off in 2016 crowning Ireland’s Nicky Byrne as the first champion. It returned in 2017 and the final was won by Israel’s Imri Ziv and last year crowned Finland’s Saara Aalto the winner. The competition returns for a fourth year but who will join the Hall of Champions? Refresh your memory about how the competition works.Continue reading
Italian broadcaster RAI moved the new artists portion of the Sanremo festival to December. This competition played out over the last few nights and was won by Mahmood and Einar. They will join the other 22 artists for the Big Artists part of the Sanremo Festival in February. The winner of this segment will be given first refusal to become the Italian Eurovision 2019 representative.Continue reading