Tomorrow afternoon is the official televised show of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest – but today is the day when most of the results are already decided. During this dress rehearsal, both the adult juries and the kids juries from the 17 participating countries will vote.
Final country rehearsals for the last nine countries today. Press is allowed in the Arena, but our team will not be able to film every country live. In some cases, we will rely on the official footage from the EBU.
Eurovision 2016 is over, but we look back one last time. We take a look at the disappointments and at the successes. For instance, the top 10 result of Lithuania, which is almost a unique achievement.
A major part of having success at the Eurovision Song Contest depends on the staging of the song. It is not just a song contest. As Eurovision is a television show, visuals and stage directing are essential.
Italy became the second country from the Big 5 to win the Eurovision Song Contest since the introduction of the rule in 2000. They join Germany, who won in 2010 thanks to Lena and her song Satellite. So where to now for the Big 5, [read more…]
As we near the Eurovision Grand Final for 2021, there is a good chance we may see a winning entry performed in the French language. This would be for the first time since Céline Dion sang for Switzerland in 1988. Two entries from France and [read more…]
Rock and Eurovision are not typically associated together, but rock has slowly built its profile at the world’s biggest song contest. [read more…]
This year marks the 71st edition of the prestigious Sanremo Song Festival in Italy, set to begin on March 2nd. The 26 participants of this year’s contest were previously revealed by the Artistic Director, Amadeus and will feature a number of returning artists, as well [read more…]
Italy is the European nation where the corona outbreak started and the country was hit hard by the virus. Of course, their Eurovision plans for 2021 are still in shadows, since the nation has other stuff on their mind.
The United Kingdom selected successful singer-songwriter James Newman as their act for this year’s cancelled contest. But will he return for the struggling Eurovision nation in 2021?