If buzz is any indicator, then Spain’s #eurovision selection is a two-horse race between X Factor veteran Ruth Lorenzo and The Voice veteran Brequette. So the Wiwi Jury—our in-house panel of musical unprofessionals—had seriously high expectations when we traveled to Spain to review Ruth’s song “Dancing in the Rain”. Did her dancing make us spin with joy? […]
On the 22nd of February, Latvia decides which song should represent the country at the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen. Patrick Melbler, our Austrian correspondent, spent last weekend catching up with some of the finalists. Today he meets Katrine Lukins.
Hungary is on to a good thing with A Dal, its national selection contest. In the past two years the winners have taken Hungary to the Eurovision final and last year ByeAlex finished an impressive 10th. But that was then and this is now. Who do you think has what it takes to follow in […]
DR, Denmark’s state broadcaster, isn’t just putting on Eurovision. It has to select a Eurovision contestant too! It moved one step closer this morning by revealing 30-second snippets of each of the songs competing in this year’s Dansk Melodi Grand Prix. We’ve embedded the videos below!
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.
Danijela Martinovic, the Croatian representative at Eurovision 1995 and 1998, wants everyone to move to her new single “Iluzija”,which means Illusion in English.