10 Things About…Sergey Lazarev!

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Sergey Lazarev will return to Eurovision for Russia in 2019. Find out more about the singer with our 10 Things About…Sergey Lazarev!

Russian Eurovision Stars cover ABBA’s ‘Waterloo’


Eurovision 2017 ABBA Dima Bilan Sergey Lazarev WaterlooSome of the biggest acts to represent Russia at the Eurovision Song Contest in recent years have teamed up to cover ABBA’s 1974 winning hit song ‘Waterloo’.

15 Things We Learned This Week (1st Jan 2017)

15 things we learned this week

Eurovision NI 15 Things We Learned This WeekAs we enter 2017, Eurovision national finals are in full flow. To keep you up to date with all the Eurovision happenings, we have brought back our feature; ’15 Things We Learned This Week’ which we will continue to post every Sunday evening to recap the Eurovision news for the past week! So without further ado, here is the 15 things we learned this week…

Potential Voting Changes to Eurovision 2017


Eurovision 2017 Rule ChangeThe voting system for Eurovision 2017 could see a potential shake up, following a recent update to the Eurovision Rule Book, allowing the public to have more of a say with a larger weighting for the public televote.

Eurovision Top 100 (2007-2016) Full Chart

Eurovision Top 100 2007-2016, News

Eurovision NI Top 100 1-10Over the past week and a half we have been gradually unveiling our top 100 songs from the last ten years of Eurovision (2007-2016). Now that all has been revealed, here is the full countdown from number 100 to number one!

Eurovision Top 100 (2007-2016) Final Part

Eurovision Top 100 2007-2016, News

Eurovision NI Top 100 1-10
All week I have been counting down my Top 100 Eurovision songs from the past ten years. Today sees the countdown come to its conclusion, as I unveil my top ten songs. Read on to find out if your favourite is on top. You can view the rest of the top 100 here: 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70, 71-80, 81-90, 91-100.

Eurovision World Cup: Quarter Final 2: Russia v Ireland

Eurovision World Cup, Poll

Russia Ireland Eurovision NI 2016In the second of the quarter final matches of the Eurovision World Cup we will see Russia take on Ireland. Russia’s Sergey Lazarev topped group B with 33% of the vote and beat Armenia in the knock out stages last week with 74%. Ireland’s Nicky Byrne meanwhile also topped his group (Group F) with 63% of the vote and last week they beat the Netherlands with 85% of the vote to advance to the Quarter Finals. But who will get your vote?

Eurovision World Cup: Knock Out Stage Results

Eurovision World Cup, Poll

Nicky Byrne Ireland Eurovision 2016You have been voting in the knockout stage of our Eurovision World Cup Poll all week and now it’s time to reveal the results. Read on to find out which 8 countries have advanced to the quarter finals of the contest this week!

Eurovision World Cup: Knockout Stage Russia v Armenia

Eurovision World Cup, Poll

Russia Armenia Eurovision 201616 countries have advanced to the knockout stages of the Eurovision world cup. In this match we will see Russia’s Sergey Lazarev compete against Armenia’s Iveta Mukuchyan. Listen to both entries below and vote for your favourite in our poll. Only one song can advance. Voting closes on Sunday 24th April.

Review: Russia- Sergey Lazarev ‘You Are the Only One’

Poll, Reviews

Russia Eurovision 2016 Sergey LazarevDespite a backlash from some Eurovision fans including booing that saw Polina Gagarina in a flood of tears last year, Russia have been on top form recently. In the face of  the boos Gagarina still managed second place in 2015. Prior to this they came in seventh in 2014, fifth in 2013 and who could forget the famous Russian grannies in 2012 who claimed second place just behind Loreen. Russia it would seem are on a roll, but can Sergey Lazarev give them their second ever win? Read on to find out what we made of his song ‘You Are the Only One’.