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The latest from Denmark, Romania, Cyprus, Greece, Sweden and Russia

The latest from Denmark, Romania, Cyprus, Greece, Sweden and Russia

DENMARK – On Thursday the 10 finalists for the 60th anniversary of Melodi Grand Prix will be revealed at a press conference at DR Headquarters in Copenhagen. Eurovision commentator Ole Tøpholm will present the press conference from 13.00 CET. The songs for the 10 finalists will not be revealed yet. We already know that no […]

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Spain 2017: oikopanel listens and reviews the finalists; have a say in our poll

Spain 2017: oikopanel listens and reviews the finalists; have a say in our poll

SPAIN – The oikopanel gathered around and listened to the full versions for the Spanish national final, Objetivo Eurovisón 2017. After listening to the six entries we awarded them our Eurovision points! SPAIN 2017 PTS Victor Fred Darren Olivier Geoff Jaime  LeKlein 55  12  7  5  12  12  7  Maika 40  4  7  6  3 […]

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Mr Melodifestivalen, Christer Björkman reveals when he will quit

Mr Melodifestivalen, Christer Björkman reveals when he will quit

SWEDEN – Mr Melodifestivalen, Christer Björkman, 59 years old now, the man who made Melodifestivalen popular across Europe and brought many trophies to Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest revealed the day when he will end his career. Speaking on the podcast “Schlager-Micke och hans vänner”, Björkman said that he will be responsible for #melfest […]

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Here’s when Mamma Mia The Party could come to London (and beyond)

Here’s when Mamma Mia The Party could come to London (and beyond)

THELOCAL.SE REPORTS / SWEDEN – Sweden’s latest Abba-themed venue, Mamma Mia The Party, which opened to much fanfare in Stockholm last year is set to be exported to London and beyond, Björn Ulvaeus has revealed. Ulvaeus let slip the news a year after The Local was one of the media outlets reporting live from the […]

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Spain 2017: here are the full versions of Objetivo Eurovisión; vote for them!

Spain 2017: here are the full versions of Objetivo Eurovisión; vote for them!

SPAIN – The Spanish national broadcaster revealed today the full versions of the songs for the 2017 Objetivo Eurovisión, the show through which the country will decide its participation for the Kyiv Eurovision Song Contest. Spain will participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. The Spanish broadcaster Televisión Española (TVE) will organise the national final […]

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Israel 2017: we will know the winner on February 13th

Israel 2017: we will know the winner on February 13th

ISRAEL – Israel Hayom reveals today that the final of Rising Star, the talent show through which Israel will decide its representative for Kyiv will take place on February 13th. The winner will be decided through app voting with four finalists. The Eurovision song will be prepared and presented after the project of Rising Star […]

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The Sunday Telegram includes updates from Sebalter, Michele Perniola and UMK

The Sunday Telegram includes updates from Sebalter, Michele Perniola and UMK

SWITZERLAND – The Swiss representative at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, Sebalter, recently spoke of a spontaneous concert he held in the Swiss mountainside. During a hike, the singer saw a mother and her son sitting, neither of which recognised him. He broke into song for the six-year-old. Later on, the boy’s mother wrote to […]

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Spain 2017: the Eurocasting process voting results

Spain 2017: the Eurocasting process voting results

With the completion of the Eurocasting process hosted by RTVE, the results from the preselection show have been made public. The results include those of the preselection, as well as those of the initial 10 finalists and those decided by the Jury. In the first round, the comprehensive winner was Nito with “Luna”, who polled the highest […]

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Stereo Soul wish the best for Demy and set eyes for 2018

Stereo Soul wish the best for Demy and set eyes for 2018

GREECE – Stereo Soul duo lost the battle for Eurovision 2017 but they surely are not disappointed. Through Facebook they reacted to the news about Demy representing Greece this year wishing the best to her and the country and will do give a shot next year. It was quite a surprise for most Eurofans when […]

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United Kingdom 2017: jury vote for You Decide outcome

United Kingdom 2017: jury vote for You Decide outcome

BBC.CO.UK REPORTS / UNITED KINGSOM – Eurovision: You Decide is back for 2017! Hosted live from the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith, by self-confessed Eurovision fan Mel Giedroyc, this 90-minute UK Eurovision extravaganza gives you the opportunity to vote for the song and act you want to represent the UK at the biggest song competition in the […]

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Tonight’s results from Lithuania and Hungary

Tonight’s results from Lithuania and Hungary

HUNGARY Leander Kills – Élet (by jury and tele voting) Roma Soul – Nyitva a Ház (by jury and tele voting) Viki Singh – Rain (by jury and tele voting) Spoon 21 – Deák (by jury and tele voting) David Henderson – White Shadows (by jury and tele voting) Benji – Karcok (by tele voting) […]

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The latest news from Eurovision world and tonight shows info

The latest news from Eurovision world and tonight shows info

ROMANIA – What an amazing news come from Romania. Ovidiu Anton, the disqualified Romanian representative of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest is officially invited to perform in the Romanian national semi-final on February 26: “I’m so pleased to be performing at Selectia Nationala with my new band,” Ovidiu said in a press release issued today. […]

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Greece 2017: the official ERT press release

Greece 2017: the official ERT press release

GREECE – ERT officially now confirms the information we all published today about Demy and the Dream Team, Dimitris Kontopoulos, Fokas Evangelinos. According to the release ERT internally selected Dimtiris Kontopoulos and Fokas Evangelinos to compose the Greek entry for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. The team appoints Demy as the most appropriate for them […]

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Latvia 2017: here are the Supernova participants

Latvia 2017: here are the Supernova participants

LATVIA – Latvian national broadcaster, LTV revealed the participants for the 2017 edition of Supernova, the show through wish the country will decide its participation for Kyiv’s Eurovision Song Contest. There are 22 acts which were selected from the 168 submissions. They were selected by a professional jury made of Petri Mannonen (Universal), Matthias Miller […]

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Polish band Ich Troje (2003) in search of new lead singer

Polish band Ich Troje (2003) in search of new lead singer

POLAND – The lead singer of the Polish three-member pop band Ich Troje, which represented the country at the 2003 and 2006 Eurovision Song Contest, has left the group. The band has had several of its band members change over the years. Marta Milan is the latest to have departed, while another six lead female […]

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