Tag: Ukraine

#RUSSIA withdraws from Eurovision 2017

It’s been on the forefront of most Eurovision fan’s minds these last few weeks – would Russia compete in Kyiv? Today, we have our answer… After weeks of frantic attempts by the EBU to broker a compromise between Russia and hosts Ukraine,  none have proved successful and Russia […]

Could #RUSSIA be quitting Eurovision 2017?

Back in 2007, Ukrainian superstar Verka Serduchka sang “Dancing Lasha Tumbai” and took Europe by storm despite no one knowing what ‘lasha tumbai’ really meant. While Verka alleged it was Mongolian for ‘churned butter’, some suggested it was actually a phonetic phrase to sound like ‘Russia goodbye’… is […]

#UKRAINE : O.TORVALD wins the ticket to Kyiv

  The Ukranian national final 2017 has just finished, and  O.Torvald have been declared the winner with the song ‘Time  ‘ . The competition was close as they were 2nd in the Jury votes, They were also 2nd in the public vote. There was atie with Tayanna who won the Jury vote but came third with the […]