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Australia: Participant for Kiev 2017 revealed on March 7th

Australia has selected their participant and song for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, with the reveal taking place onTuesday the 7th of March. This year will be the third time that Australia has competed at the Eurovision Song Contest, with SBS again opting to internally select both their singer and song for the contest

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Czech Republic: Martina Bárta to perform the song “My Turn”

Martina Bárta will sing the song “My Turn” on behalf of the Czech Republic at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. A very short snippet of her song was being broadcast this Tuesday night by broadcaster CT.

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Jacques Houdek

Croatia: Song for Jacques Houdek is called ‘My Friend’

‘My Friend’ is the title of the song that Jacques Houdek will sing in Kiev to represent Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. The song is due to be released in the coming weeks, but the singer has already released a Social Media campaign.

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Denmark: Listen to Anja Nissen and all the other DMGP songs

Denmark has officially released the songs for Dansk Melodi Grand Prix (DMGP). Among the ten participants is Anja Nissen, the Australian singer who finished runner-up in 2016. Her song “Where I am” is available for listen here on ESC Daily.

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Croatia: Jacques Houdek finally goes to Eurovision

Jacques Houdek will be singing for Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev. He tried to represent his country a couple of times before in the past, but has now been selected internal to go to Ukraine in May.

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Czech Republic: Jazz singer Martina Bárta selected for Kiev

According to the German band 4 to the Bar, their lead singer Martina Bárta has been chosen by broadcaster CT to represent the Czech Republic at the Eurovision Song Contest. UPDATE: The EBU has confirmed the news.

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Editorial: Australia should have a national final

The Australian entrant for Eurovision 2017 will be decided via an internal selection, and although this system works, could it be improved? Australian journalist Joshua Mayne believes so in his latest guest editorial for ESC Daily.

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Australia: “BBC could learn a thing or two from SBS”

British broadcaster BBC could learn from how SBS Australia is doing Eurovision. ESC Daily’s Chief Editor Steef van Gorkum says this in a reaction to the mockery during “Eurovision: You Decide”.

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Cyprus: Hovig presents ‘Gravity’ on March 1st

The song for Cyprus at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 is called ‘Gravity’. Singer Hovig will premiere his song on Wednesday the 1st of March.

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Kiev 2017: Australia takes part in the first half of the first semi

Australia’s third entry at the Eurovision Song Contest will be performed in the first half of the first semi final on the 9th of May 2017. This is the outcome of the semi final allocation draw on Tuesday. Full result below!

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