After weeks of listening to good and (often) bad ESC-covers, the Belgian audience finally got to hear the first four Belgian ESC songs. After the jury and audience had awarded their points, we had to say goodbye to DayOne and Petra. Udo was saved by the audience and Eva Jacobs receive the highest overall scores.
Last night Belgium selected its final four semi-finalists. The results were interesting, but so was all the drama and chatter and hoopla surrounding the event.
Tonight VRT staged the callback around of Belgium Eursong, and the line-up for the semi-finals is now complete! Masked musicians Day One have qualified, along with Bandits, SIL, and 2 Fabioloa. Belgium correspondent Daphne Dee reviews all the action…
We thought the first casting was crazy, but Belgium’s second casting turned out to be from another planet. We enountered performances that will make your ears bleed, the ESC theme song secretly mixed in one song, Petra with her golden crown (yes, Petra is back for the fourth time, people!), and nerves, nerves, nerves. There were […]
After the second casting of Eurosong Belgium this evening, we suddenly realized that we still have a long way to go before we know who will represent the Belgians in Copenhagen. Yes, broadcaster VRT has come up with an ingenious system this year that was probably dreamed up by some 30-year-old on a power trip. (Don’t […]
Earlier this week we told you about Day One, the anonymous group of four singers who are competing in Belgium Eurosong wearing black masks. That kind of creeped us out. But we’re less frightened now that HLN is reporting that one of those singers is Kate Ryan!
As we look forward to the second casting of Belgium Eurosong on 9 February, we’ve got one question on our mind: Who are the four masked artists in the group “Day One”?
When you’re staging a Eurovision selection as complicated as Belgium Eurosong, you’re bound to encounter a bit of crazy. And boy did we encounter some crazy last night during the first casting. The 15 contestants had to perform Eurovision covers and the results ranged from amazing (man covers Celine Dion, does well) to jaw-dropping (woman […]