15 Things We Learned this Week

1. Earlier in the week Maraaya’s official video for their Eurovision song ‘Here For You’ was released. Have a look at the video here.

2. This week Eurovision fans were saddened to hear of the death of former winner Jorgen Ingmann. The 89 year old singer won the contest back in 1963 with his song “Dansevise” (Dance Ballad) for Denmark. Continue reading

Sandie Shaw ‘snubbed’ at Eurovision 60th Anniversary Concert

Former UK Eurovision winner Sandie Shaw shocked fans this week when she revealed that the BBC had snubbed her and prevented her from performing in the line up for the 60th anniversary show later this month. The ‘Puppet On a String’ singer urged her fans to take to social media to lobby the organisers: Continue reading

Conchita tops our Poll for Best Eurovision Song Ever Semi Final 1

Can Conchita keep the momentum of her Eurovision win going?

Conchita Wurst’s ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’ continues to dominate our polls having come out on top in the first of our semi finals. The song has now qualified for our top ten show down starting in two weeks time. The Austrian singer received a staggering 87.37% of the vote. Continue reading

Eurovision Rewind: 1967

Our time machine takes you to the 60’s for the first time, to the year when the United Kingdom won their first ever Eurovision competition in 1967 when Sandie Shaw’s ‘Puppet On a String’ took gold. Relive the song here: