If this Eurovision would have been decided by 100% televote, Denmark would have qualified from semi final 2. Professional juries, however, gave Denmark only 9 points. Instead, they sent Albania to the Grand Final.
Anthony has won the ESCDaily prediction contest. In the Grand Final he scored 95 points, finishing in fourth place. Altogether, Anthony did not win one single show but was the best behind ESCDaily’s Anita in the over-all classification.
Italy has won the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Ahoy, Rotterdam. Rock band Måneskin took victory after a really close contested finale. Switzerland won the jury vote and finished in third place. France finished second.
26 will compete in tonight’s Eurovision Grand Final, however one of them will not perform live: Iceland. Daði Freyr from Iceland will use his rehearsal tape from last week. In our Eurovision talkshow Rotterdam Inside, Dennis van Eersel claims that this could create a lot [read more…]
The Eurovision Song Contest is the most prestigious music competition in the world. Therefore, it is very important to have, as Jon Ola Sand would say, a valid result. ESCDaily spoke to Thomas Niedermayer from EBU’s voting partner Digame.
“We have always done our best at Eurovision, but this time we have upgraded the game”. San Marino’s press officer Ersin Parlak could not be more excited about bringing Flo Rida to the Eurovision stage. “Having Flo Rida, a global name, here with our Senhit [read more…]
The Eurovision Grand Final 2021 is the toughest one to predict since 2014. Thus says ESCDaily’s chief editor Steef van Gorkum in the Eurovision podcast Daily Coffee. “There are 4 or 5 entries good enough to win this year.”
The EBU wants young artists to evolve from Junior Eurovision to the adult Eurovision Song Contest. This year, Destiny from Malta and Stefania from Greece are living that dream. “We have learned a lot from Junior Eurovision.”
Iceland has qualified for the Eurovision Grand Final. The band Dadi Freyr & Gagnamagnid was not allowed to perform live on stage after a positive Covid test, however this did not prevent them from going to the final. Denmark did not qualify despite the pimp [read more…]
Tomorrow, 17 countries will compete in the second semifinal of the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. But 50% of the results will already be decided tonight! Follow the jury rehearsal with us. In this blog you can read what we think of the vocal qualities of [read more…]