#JESC19: Israel Withdraws

KAN, the Israeli broadcaster, have announced that they will once be withdrawing from the Junior Eurovision Song Contest – with no specific reason why. Israel had only participated twice before last year – in 2012 and 2016. However all is not lost for Israeli fans, as KAN have […]

#JESC19: Slovakia Won’t Debut

Last week, we revealed that there was a chance that Slovakia would be debuting at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest, however the rumoured information seems to have been false. The press spokesperson for RTVS, Erika Rusnáková, confirmed that the nation would not be participating this year. Author: […]

#JESC19: Could Slovakia Debut?

During the day, news about a possible Slovakian debut at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest has come to light. Eurovision Takeover have sourced a quote given to Eurofestivales. The RTVS Spokesperson told Eurofestivales: “RTVS currently supervises and evaluates in detail the possibilities of cooperation in the Junior […]

#CHOIR19: France Withdraws

Days after the Eurovision Song Contest had concluded in Tel Aviv, the European Broadcasting Union revealed that France have withdrawn from this year’s Eurovision Choir, to be held in Gothenburg. Logistical problems surrounding the selected Choir is cited for the withdrawal. France were due to debut at Eurovision […]

#POLL: Will Luxembourg Return?

Will Luxembourg return to the Eurovision Song Contest? The Contest will return to the BENELUX region for the first time since the 1980’s – the perfect time for Luxembourg to return? Groups have appeared on Social Media, as well as former Contest stars calling for the Nation’s return […]

#BIRTHDAY: Maimuna from Belarus is 39 today

BIRTHDAY: Maimuna from Belarus is 39 today It’s sometimes the case that someone is credited as a performer, but they don’t actually sing. They could be really famous, and there’s a hope their name will capture a few extra votes. Today’s birthday girl Маймуна Амаду Мурашка/Maimuna Amadu Murasjko, […]

#JESC – Giorgi Rostiashvili to represent Georgia

Eurovision may be over for another year, but preparations for Junior Eurovision are just getting started! Earlier today we learned the name of the first contestant heading to Gliwice in Poland this November, and it’s Giorgi Rostiashvili from Georgia! Giorgi won Ranina, the Georgian national broadcaster’s Junior Eurovision […]

The Eurovision Trophy. Photograph courtesy of Andres Putting (EBU/EUROVISION)

#POLL: One Week On…

One week on since the Eurovision Song Contest took part in Tel Aviv, did the right country win – or do you think someone else should’ve taken the victory? Vote below and we will reveal the result next Sunday. Author: Richard Taylor Source: Eurovision Ireland