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Switzerland: “Apollo will not deliver a revival for the Swiss at Eurovision”

According to our editor Brandon McCann, who covered the Swiss final for Eurovision 2017, ‘Apollo’ was the best song to win the contest. However, it will probably not be an entry to turn out the negative results of Switzerland at the contest in recent years.

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Switzerland: Timebelle chosen for Kiev

SRF, RTS & RTI hosted the Swiss national final for 2017 – Die Entscheidungsshow. Timebelle won the show and will represent Switzerland at Eurovision 2017 in Kyiv with “Apollo”.

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Switzerland: Read back our liveblog for the national final

SRF, RTS & RTI will broadcast the Swiss national final to select the 58th Swiss entry in the Eurovision Song Contest. Six entrants will compete including fan-favourite Timebelle to represent Switzerland in Kyiv.

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Switzerland: Running order and host Sven Epiney announced

SRF, the German speaking national broadcaster in Switzerland, has confirmed that Sven Epiney will once again host the Eurovison national final-Entscheidungsshow, which will be be held on Friday the 5th of February. The running order for the final has also been revealed.

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Switzerland: Lidia Isac does not make the cut for National final

SRF, the German broadcaster in Switzerland, has announced the lucky six artists that will take part in the national final. Lidia Isac, who represented Moldova this year in Stockholm, did not make the cut in Switzerland.

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Switzerland: 160 songs in the running for Eurovision 2017 so far

SRF has revealed that a total of 160 songs have been submitted to compete in the Swiss preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. A jury will now select 20 songs that will go on to a live audition round.

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Eurovision 2016: Listen to the three entries selected this weekend

It has been a busy Eurovision weekend so far, with not less than 10 shows broadcasted last night – and we still have Latvia’s semi final to go! But before we head over to Riga, let us round up the most important choices and check-out the three entries that were selected for Stockholm.

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Switzerland: Rykka will fly the flag in Stockholm

Tonight, Canadian-born Rykka was chosen to fly the Swiss flag in Stockholm at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest 2016. There were six strong contenders in the competition, but Rykka sang her song The Last of Our Kind just a little louder.

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Posted in Homepage, Stockholm 2016, Switzerland

Live: Switzerland decides for Stockholm

Tonight Switzerland decides who will represent their nation in Stockholm at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest 2016. There are six songs in the competition, but there can be only one winner. Just like last year, The Bodensee Arena in Kreuzlingen will the host show.

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Switzerland: Kaceo replace Stephanie Palazzo in national final

Controversy has hit the Swiss selection show for Eurovision 2016 as one of the six candidates for Entscheidungsshow was replaced. Stephanie Palazzo, selected to perform at the national final with the song “Perché mi guardi cosi?”, will now be replaced by Kaceo with the song “Disque d’or”. 

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Posted in Homepage, Stockholm 2016, Switzerland

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