The UEFA 2020 European Championships are here after a postponement of one year – more commonly known as Euro 2020. Each day, we will upload tracks into our Jukebox articles, to accompany the matches played on that day. Today sees three matches – Sweden vs. Slovakia, Croatia vs. Czech Republic and England vs. Scotland.
Sweden – “Take Me to Your Heaven”
Charlotte Nilsson represented Sweden at the 1999 Eurovision Song Contest in Jerusalem, Israel. Charlotte sang “Take Me to Your Heaven” and finished in 1st place, with a total of 163 points.
Slovakia – “Nekonečná pieseň”
Tublatanka represented Slovakia at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest in Dublin, Ireland. Tublatanka sang “Nekonečná pieseň” and finished in 19th place, with a total of 15 points.
Croatia – “Sveta ljubav”
Maja Blagdan represented Ukraine at the 1996 Eurovision Song Contest in Oslo, Norway. Maja sang “Sveta ljubav” and finished in 4th place, with a total of 98 points.
Czech Republic – “Friend of a Friend”
Lake Malawi represented the Czech Republic at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel. Lake Malawi sang “Friend of a Friend” and finished in 11th place, with a total of 157 points.
England (UK) – “Storm”
SuRie represented the United Kingdom at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal. SuRie sang “Storm” and finished in 24th place, with a total of 48 points.
Scotland (UK) – “Go”
Scott Fitzgerald represented the United Kingdom at the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest in Dublin, Ireland. Scott sang “Go” and finished in 2nd place, with a total of 136 points.
Join us tomorrow, as we upload our Eurovision Jukebox with tracks from Hungary, France, Portugal, Germany, Spain and Poland. At the end of Euro 2020, we will publish the full Jukebox playlist.
Author: Richard Taylor
Source: Eurovision Ireland