Eurovision That Could Have Been: Ukraine

ruslandAs national selection processes go, Ukraine is one of the more intense ones. Twenty acts competed for both the votes of the Ukrainian public and a panel of expert jury members. In the end it was Mariya Yaremchuk who was selected despite some acts protesting that the phone line for their songs had closed long before Mariya’s had, therefore giving her a more increased chance of winning. The winning song is called ‘Tick Tock’ but let’s have a look at the other entries that could have been Ukraine’s representative this year: Continue reading

Twitter Battle Update: UK, Spain, Ukraine and Montenegro through to top 16.

battleAnother day over and more twitter battles came to a head. This time it was Ukraine’s Mariya Yaremchuk, UK’s Molly Smitten-Downes, Spain’s Ruth Lorenzo and Montenegro’s Sergej advancing through to the top sixteen. Check out the results below: Continue reading

Review: Ukraine- Maria Yaremchuk ‘Tick Tock’

Ukraine's Maria Yaremchuk

Ukraine’s Maria Yaremchuk

With a song title like ‘Tick Tock’ I was expecting something in a similar vein to Ke$ha’s song of the same name or even Gwen Stefani’s ‘What You Waiting For?’ Well not quite. Maria Yaremchuk is Ukraine’s choice for Continue reading