SuRie and the song ‘Storm’ has won Eurovision: You Decide and thus be the act for the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. “Storm” was voted the winner by a combination of a jury vote and televote in the BBC-show.
Tonight, the United Kingdom will select their act for the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. Once again, the BBC will use their show format Eurovision: You Decide, being previously used in the past two years.
Six unknown musical talents will take part in the national final in the United Kingdom, called You Decide. One of their songs however has been co-written by a familiar name: Greta Salóme, who took part for Iceland at the Eurovision Song Contest two times.
In a 90-minute show, six songs will be performed by competing artists in Brighton, to represent the United Kingdom at the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. The performers will take the stage to impress both the viewers at home and [read more…]
The BBC has started the public song submissions process to find the UK’s entry for the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal.
Lucie Jones admits that she felt a bit stressed during her first rehearsal at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev. “I was still getting used to the stage, the camera’s. Trying to get it all right. Today I was able to relax more.”
Emmelie de Forest co-wrote the song for the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. When Lucie Jones first heard her song ‘Never give up on you’, she did not know that it was written by a former Eurovision winner.
The BBC has released a new revamped version of ‘Never Give Up On You’, the song that Lucie Jones will perform in Kiev for the United Kingdom. The song has had some slight adjustments, when compared to the first version.
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”.
Lucie Jones won the ‘Eurovision: You Decide” show in the United Kingdom on Friday, but afterwards there was some debate about the jury panel in London. They were very positive on everything, and that made them somewhat surreal. “The jury was overboosting the songs when [read more…]