Waylon Will Sing ‘Outlaw in ‘em’ at Eurovision 2018!

waylon Netherlands Eurovision 2018Dutch singer Waylon was announced as the Netherlands’ pick for Eurovision 2018 in December. This marks the singer’s return to Eurovision, five years after he finished second with his band the Common Linnets. We’ve been patiently waiting for an announcement regarding details on his song for 2018 and today we got it! Continue reading


10 Things About…Waylon!

Dutch singer Waylon returns to the Eurovision stage on 2018 to represent the Netherlands. Find out more about him with our 10 Things About…feature!

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JESC 2017 Rankings!

Junior Eurovision is basically Eurovision’s annoying little sister. The contest gives aspiring musicians under the age of 16 the chance to perform on one of the world’s biggest stages. This year sixteen nations will battle it out for the crown in Tbilisi’s Olympic Palace. The show will be presented by Helen Kalandadze and Lizi Japaridze and is the fifteenth edition of the contest. Continue reading

The Common Linnets Singer Waylon returns to Eurovision for Netherlands in 2018!

waylon Netherlands Eurovision 2018True to form the Dutch national broadcaster AVROTROS stuck to their internal selection process for Eurovision 2018. They announced today in their usual November slot that former Common Linnets vocalist Waylon will return to Eurovision in 2018 to represent the Netherlands. Continue reading

New Music Round Up: October 2017 (Part One)!

October is traditionally a spooky month as it ends with the advent of Halloween, but it’s not all ghouls, ghosts and goblins. Instead of a trick, here is a treat: the release of even more superb tracks from our favourite Eurovision stars from the past few years! Here is Part One of our New Music Round Up for October!

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Slavko and Berget make it to X-Factor Judges’ Houses, Jon Lillygreen Out!

Three acts with links to Eurovision have been competing in the fourteenth series of the UK version of the X-Factor. Slavko Kalezic (Montenegro), Berget Lewis (The Netherlands) and Jon Lillygreen (Cyprus) all competed in the Six Chair Challenge this weekend in Nicole Scherzinger’s Overs category in a bid to make it to the Judges’ Houses next weekend.  Continue reading

Eurovision 2018 Guide: Artists and Songs

The first of September begins a new Eurovision season and we at Eurovision NI want to keep you updated on all the latest goings on. We’ve created a new table for the 2018 Contest that will let you know which countries will participate, information on the selection process, their artists and their songs. This page will be updated on a regular basis, but this is what we know so far! Continue reading

Eurovision NI Awards 2017: Best Group, Duo or Collaboration

Collaborations come in many forms and Eurovision 2017 saw possibly the most diverse selection in recent years. This year saw a yodeller team up with a rapper, a man duet with himself, the return of a band with an epic saxophonist, a wonderfully harmonised group made up of three sisters and a duo singing in the Belorussian language for the first time in Eurovision history. Check out which of the acts have been nominated in the category of Best Group, Duo or Collaboration at the Eurovision NI Awards 2017.
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My Prediction: The Final

Ahead of tonight’s live Eurovision Grand Final, I reveal my predictions for the finishing positions. Some of these have changed in the last few days, so will be different from what I had posted in my reviews. Have a look see and see if you agree with my predictions. Continue reading

My Prediction: Semi Final 2

With one semi final down, we quickly turn our attention to the second one that will take place on Thursday evening. Here’s who i think will make it through. Be sure to tune in and find out if I’m right. Continue reading