The battle to become the representative for the nation hosting Eurovision is always among the most keenly fought. Ukraine this year are no exception, but there’s one act looking to make more of a stir that we’re used to – Aghiazma. So Eurovision Ireland have a quick word […]
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June 5th Abba took to the stage to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the beginnings of the band. The location was Stockholm and we have all been waiting for a video of the performance of the song they did. Wait no more – here is a video of […]
Eurovision Royalty Abba took to the stage last night and performed together. “June 5th is exactly 50 years since Björn and Benny met for the first time in Linköping, Sweden. The rest is history and we are all so grateful for this day. Thank you for the music […]
Spanish media is awash with stories of alleged challenges between Barei and TVE that she experienced with the staging of her song ‘Say Yay!’ at the recent Eurovision Song Contest. Barei said on a Spanish radio/internet program called ‘Pasion Eurovision’ (LISTEN HERE) that she and her team prepared a […]
“Russia will not participate in the Eurovision song contest anymore!” – Dmitry Medvedev. Serbian news agency SlobodniMediji.com are reporting that AP have reported that Russian Prime Minister Medvedev has said today of the Eurovision Song Contest. “This is not about a good song anymore, this is a real show of dirty […]
Celine Dion is back. Following her ‘Icon Award’ and performance at last night’s Billboard Music Awards where she wowed the audience with ‘The Show Must Go On’. Now the global superstar has just released a new song ‘Encore Un Soir/ One More Evening’ and she has said that […]
Celine Dion Brings Down The House With ‘The Show Must Go On’ & Her Emotional ‘Icon Award’ at the Billboard Music Awards
Celine Dion was presented last night the ‘Icon Award’ at the American Billboard Music Awards. Her global success story was introduced by British singer Seal that included shots of her winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Dublin in 1988. Jorge Estevez WFTV Dion then took to the stage […]
Time for the EBU to amend the Eurovision Song Contest rule (1.2.1a)? In a series of articles that we will be delivering over the coming weeks, we will be looking at the lessons that can be taken away from Eurovision 2016 as the aftermath of the wonderful contest […]
How does the rest of the world view us Europeans and the Eurovision Song Contest? Do they even know Eurovision is? What impact of Justin Timberlake at Eurovision do for the contest? Timberlake was a shock inclusion into the Eurovision Grand Final. The announcement certainly sent shock waves […]
Last night a video was circulated on YouTube showing Jamala performing a version of her song ‘1944’ on May 2015. Jamala confirmed on-line that it was her but that the lyrics were not the same as her Eurovision entry. Moments ago the EBU posted an official statement on […]
JAMALA Responds to Video Claims that she performed ‘1944’ back in May 2015. A video claiming that Jamala performed a version of her Eurovision Winning song ‘1944’ back in May 2015 came to light today – READ HERE Jamala has seemingly responded She has said that it […]
Is this a breaking of the rules of Eurovision or a plot against Ukraine? A YouTube video surfaced today allegedly showing Jamala performing her song ‘1944’ back in May 2015 yet under a different name. Scroll through this video to 4 Minutes 35 seconds and take a look. […]
Two Alleged Video Eurovision Voting Scandals Emerge on YouTube Today Should the EBU investigate these and report to the public on them as priority? The Russian Prank TV show ‘Call’ allegedly aired the following segment/video calls on their show. The videos claim the following “On the 11th May 2016 […]
EBU Respond to the Petition to Overrule the Result of Eurovision 2016 Earlier today we brought you the news of the petition that had gained a quarter of a million signatures on-line asking for the EBU to overturn the result of this year’s Eurovision result – SEE HERE […]