Editorial: Second Rehearsals – Day 5

A couple hours ago, the first 15 acts of the first semifinal rehearsed for the second time at the Expo Tel Aviv. Note: For my first reaction check the previous editorials (Days 1-2). Cyprus 🇨🇾 Today rehearsals gave us a better view of what will see next week on lives. Many performers today gave me…

Editorial: First Rehearsals – Day 1

A couple of hours ago, the first day of rehearsals came to an end. The first 9 acts rehearsed at the Expo Tel Aviv. Cyprus 🇨🇾 The day started with the rehearsal of Cyprus. The beautiful Tamta captivated us with her outfit, her vocals and her dance moves. Her health issues with her back don’t…

Artist Profile: Finland 2019 – Darude feat. Sebastian Rejman

This year Finland is represented by Darude and Sebastian Rejman. Darude was born on 17th of July 1975 in Eura, Finland. His real name Ville Virtanen. He started his career as DJ in the ’90s but he got global fame with his hit “Sandstorm”. The song sold over 10 million discs worldwide. That makes it…

Is “Look Away” For Finland

UMK 2019, the Finnish national final was concluded a few minutes ago. The winning song was “Look Away”. Darude, the famous DJ along with Sebastian Rejman was chosen to represent the country in late January. Like last year, Yle, the Finnish broadcaster internally selected the artist and left the audience to choose the song. The…

Last Song For UMK 2019

Last candidate song for Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 2019, released a few minutes ago. Darude along with Sebastian Rejman will represent Finland this year in Tel Aviv. Like last year, Yle – Finnish national broadcaster – decided to internal select an artist and then let the public choose between three songs. Today the third and last…

Second Song For UMK 2019

Second candidate song for Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 2019, released a few minutes ago. Darude along with Sebastian Rejman will represent Finland this year in Tel Aviv. Like last year, Yle – Finnish national broadcaster – decided to internal select an artist and then let the public choose between three songs. Today the second song released…

First Song For UMK 2019

First candidate song for Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu 2019, released earlier today. Darude along with Sebastian Rejman will represent Finland this year in Tel Aviv. Like last year, Yle – Finnish national broadcaster – decided to internal select an artist and then let the public choose between three songs. Today the first song released and as…