Petruska and his song “Help me out of here” have been disqualified from the A Dal competition. Due to accusations of plagiarism, Petruska will not take part in the Grand Final this Saturday. Oláh Gergö will take his place.
The running order for the upcoming Australian Eurovision selection show has been revealed. Ella Hooper opens the show, while Tania Doko is the closing act. Favourites Sheppard, Alfie Arcuri and Kate Miller-Heidke also have a draw near the end of the show.
The names of the jury members for the Australian national selection for Eurovision 2019 have been revealed. Notable names on the jury are Melodifestivalen producer Christer Björkman and Australia’s Head of Delegation Paul Clarke.
The acts in the Moldovan national final have been selected after a mammoth audition process. TRM held the audition process to narrow down the number of acts that submitted songs to represent Moldova at the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv.
Danish broadcaster DR has announced the ten candidates that will fight for the Danish ticket to Eurovision 2019 on the 23rd of February. The songs have been released by the broadcaster.
Icelandic broadcaster RÚV has revealed the ten artists and entries competing in Söngvakeppnin; the Icelandic national final format for 2019. Iceland’s 2008 & 2010 representatives Friðrik Ómar & Hera Björk respectively are amongst the ten competitors revealed.
Norwegian broadcaster NRK has released the ten artists and songs that will take part in MGP 2019 on the 2nd of March. Kjetil Mørland is the most notable name in the field, as he took part at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2015.
TVP have announced that they are opting for an internal selection for Eurovision 2019 in Tel Aviv. It means Poland casts aside the national final ‘Krajowe Eliminacje’ which it used for the past three years. The nationality for the internal selection is open, meaning anyone can [read more…]
The BBC have released the artists that are taking part in the 2019 edition of Eurovision: You Decide. The three songs that the six acts will be singing were as usual, revealed on the Ken Bruce Show ahead of the main show.
The final field for Vidbir 2019, the national selection for Ukraine at Eurovision 2019, has been announced. Tayanna, who took part in the last two years as well, and both times came runner up, was among the 16 acts, until she took the unfortunate decision [read more…]