A draw took place today to determine which half the Big Five nations will perform in the Eurovision Song Contest Final on 13th May.
Many Spanish Eurovision fans were initially outraged when Manel Navarro was chosen to represent the nation at Eurovision 2017 over Mirela. The two acts had tied on points and the decision was put in the hands of the jury of judges rather than the public who had voted in favour of Mirela. Nevertheless Manel was chosen to be Spain’s representative with song ‘Do It For Your Lover’.
Sixteen songs have progressed to this second round of the Eurovision NI World Cup 2017, having finished in the top two of their group in the group stages. This round will see the songs battle it out in duels to see which eight will make it through to the quarter final round next week. Get voting for your favourites, the polls will all close on 16th April.
Two songs will advance from Group F to the knock out stage of our Eurovision World Cup Contest. Group F consists of Lithuania, Albania, Spain, Cyprus, Denmark and Bulgaria. Listen to each of the songs in this group and vote for your favourite two in the poll below. Poll closes 2nd April when the results will be unveiled.
The final three Eurovision songs for 2017 were announced this week with Bulgaria, Russia and Armenia adding their songs to the 40 we already had. Now that we have all of the 43 songs for Eurovision 2017, we can for the first time give you a run down of the entire field. Read on to find out which of the songs ranked first and where the three new songs by Kristian Kostov, Artsvik and Yulia Samoilova placed!
The World Cup happens every four years, but we had so much fun with our Eurovision World Cup last year, that we decided it should make a return in 2017. Eurovision has been hailed by many as being the ‘Gay World Cup’. So what if the format for Eurovision was more like the World Cup?
This week has been a corker for Eurovision selections and announcements with all but three of the countries revealing their Eurovision 2017 artists and songs. Australia, Greece, Belgium, Sweden, Azerbaijan, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Ireland, Macedonia, Iceland Serbia, Israel, Lithuania, San Marino and Norway have joined the list of Eurovision 2017 songs. We’ve added these to our Eurovision playlist which joins the other 25 songs we already have. We continue to rank our favourites. Here is our top 40.