National Final Reminder: Vanilla Ninja – Birds of Peace

We continue the National Final Reminder with something from 2007. Today, we will travel to Estonia. Estonia back in 2007 decided its representative through Eurolaul, a show similar to nowadays Eestilaul.  Ten contestants were trying to win the event and represent their country in Eurovision. Vanilla Ninja and their song “Birds of Peace” finished third…

Country Of The Month: Hungary Part 3

Introduction We decided to start our new series of articles “Country Of The Month” with Hungary. In a period of four weeks, we are going to remind you of the best Hungarian entries. Note: we selected the entries not by their place in their final, but by their impact on the fans.

ESC 2019: Time Travel Part 7

We are almost 3 months after Eurovision’s Grand Final. In this series of posts, we are going to travel through time and remind you some of this year’s best moments. All the events of Eurovision since the first artist announcement in late November until the Netherlands win in May. Our seventh trip will be on…

Friday’s Quote – UK 2018

Our quote today is from the British entry of 2018. The selected entry was “Storm” by SuRie. SuRie was born in 18th of February 1989 as Susanna Marie Cork. She had studied music from a young age and started composing at the age of 12. In 2018, she participated in UK’s national final and won…

National Final Reminder: Max Barskih – Dance

We continue the National Final Reminder with something from 2012. Today, we will travel to Ukraine. Ukraine back in 2012 decided its representative through Evrobachennya 2012 – Natsionalyni Vidbir, a show similar to Vidbir that is in use today. 21 songs participated in the live final selection. The song “Dance” finished second in the final,…

Country Of The Month: Hungary Part 2

Introduction We decided to start our new series of articles “Country Of The Month” with Hungary. In a period of four weeks, we are going to remind you of the best Hungarian entries. Note: we selected the entries not by their place in their final, but by their impact on the fans.

ESC 2019: Time Travel Part 6

We are almost 3 months after Eurovision’s Grand Final. In this series of posts, we are going to travel through time and remind you some of this year’s best moments. All the events of Eurovision since the first artist announcement in late November until the Netherlands win in May. Our sixth trip will be on…

Friday’s Quote – Italy 1961

Our quote today is from the Italian entry of 1961. The selected entry was “Al di lá” by Betty Curtis. Betty Curtis was born in 21st of March 1936 as Roberta Corti. In 1961 she competed in Sanremo Music Festival with the song “Al di lá”. The song won the festival and subsequently represent her…

National Final Reminder: Anja Nissen – Never Alone

We continue the National Final Reminder with something from 2016. Today, we will travel to Denmark. Denmark back in 2016 decided its representative through Melodi Grand Prix 2016, the show that is still in use today. From the 982 submitted songs, 10 went to the live final. Anja Nissen and her song “Never Alone” finished…

Country Of The Month: Hungary Part 1

Introduction We decided to start our new series of articles “Country Of The Month” with Hungary. In a period of four weeks, we are going to remind you of the best Hungarian entries. Note: we selected the entries not by their place in their final, but by their impact on the fans.