Every week we’re asking you to name your favourite Eurovision contestant so far. We’ve just completed our second installment (covering the period from February 9 to February 15). This week y’all cast a total of 924 votes. Just like last week, Italy’s Emma Marrone has come out on top with her song “La Mia Citta”. She earned nealry […]
Emma Marrone, the first woman ever to be internally selected by RAI for Eurovision, has released the official video for her song “Trattengo il fiato,” which means “I hold my breath” in English. It may not be the most original name for the song, but her style is definitely her own. Brava Emma!
At Eurovision 2013 Spain awarded Marco Mengoni 12 points for his song “L’Essenziale”. That has clearly bolstered Marco’s ambitions in the land of siesta. Yesterday he released “Incomparable”, the Spanish-language version of the song.
Over the weekend Malta selected Firelight for Eurovision 2014 with their song “Coming Home”. The song has proven to be very divisive with our readers. Some of you have commented that it is a rip-off of Iceland’s Eurovision 2011 song of the same name and that it’s like a bad cover of Mumford & Sons. […]
As national selection season heats up, the contestants and songs for Eurovision 2014 are coming thick and fast. Every Sunday, after we have a new batch of winners, we’re asking you to tell us who your favourite contestant is so far. We close the poll every Thursday evening at midnight, and then reveal the results […]
Our heads are still spinning from the eight Eurovision selections that took place on February 1. Some of you woke up early and watched 61 acts in Moldova. Others tuned in to Melodifestivalen and saw Sweden choose Ellen Benediktson over Helen Paparizou. Then many of you switched to Switzerland’s show where a jury and televoters picked Sebalter for Eurovision […]
It’s looking pretty official people! Today, on Twitter and on multiple Eurovision fansites people have been suspecting that Emma Marrone has released her Eurovision song. It seems the rumours were right and Emma Marrone WILL be singing “La Mia Citta” at Eurovision. This will be the fourth song that we know will be performed in […]
Update: January 22, 2014: Today RAI officially confirmed that Emma Marrone will sing for Italy at Eurovision! Yes. We just referred to Emma Marrone in hash tag form. EuroFestivalNews is reporting that Emma has inadvertently outed herself as Italy’s contestant for Eurovision 2014 and now all y’all are going crazy on the Twitter. Today’s news follows months of […]