He was one of the first artists confirmed for Eurovision 2020 and now we are one step closer to hearing his song for Rotterdam. Spain’s act Blas Cantó today revealed the title of his song for Eurovision. He will sing “Universo” in Rotterdam.

Blas announced the news via a post on Spanish broadcaster RTVE’s Eurovision TikTok account, after a long morning of Twitter teases on the broadcaster’s account.

On Thursday, Blas will reveal the single’s cover along with the release date of both the song and the music video. It’s been heavily suggested that the first performance of “Universo” will happen in one of the galas of this year’s Operación Triunfo. Perhaps this could even be this Sunday?

But until then, Blas has dropped a hint about the style of the song. He told RTVE that his song has a “new and risky flair for me, but it preserves my essence”. He added that he was very happy with the result and that he had no limits from RTVE while working on the song

Weeks of teasing

Blas has been teasing about his Eurovision entry almost from the moment he was selected. He first revealed the song title was only one word, and “it’s a word that one can appreciate in many languages.”

During the same interview, he announced his plan to reveal the song title by holding a game on social media for people to guess what it is.

The Spanish singer almost caused heart attacks amongst fans on Monday night, when he suddenly erased all his photos on Instagram, and put a black background on all his social media accounts.

By the morning, he uploaded a new image, with the hashtag “#Euroestreno” (Euro-premiere), which led some fans to think that the song was coming sometime on Tuesday.

Nevertheless, RTVE announced soon afterwards that we’d have to wait for the song. More news will be revealed on Thursday. Will we hear “Universo” this week?

What do you think? What sort of song do you think Blas will be singing? Tell us your thoughts below!

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Megxit over
Megxit over
1 year ago

universatile sex

Dawid
Dawid
1 year ago

Not that fast. I expect at least 2 more teases before release date. Maybe something about staging. Or music video.

Juliette
Juliette
1 year ago

Wake me up when the song is out. He looks super yummy tough.

BadWoolfGirl
BadWoolfGirl
1 year ago

I hope Universo isn’t something bland like “Bigger than Us.” There’s a lot riding for Spain to get out of the bottom five.

Dawid
Dawid
1 year ago
Reply to  BadWoolfGirl

Bunch of fans loved Spain’s entry 2018 and it had literally “Everything’s perfect if you’re by my side creating a new city” in lyrics. Even if it’s as bland as “Bigger Than Us”, if you don’t know spanish, you won’t realize.

GrenadaBay
GrenadaBay
1 year ago

Having Eurovision in Spain would be amazing for 2021.
My dream timeline for Eurovision host cities are
2021 – Madrid, Spain
2022 – Zagreb, Croatia
2023 – Paris, France
2024 – Glasgow, UK
2025 – Antwerp, Belgium
2026 – Rome, Italy

Leo
Leo
1 year ago
Reply to  GrenadaBay

Don’t really think Glasgow would belong to UK in 2024

Henrique
Henrique
1 year ago
Reply to  Leo

Then Glasgow, Scotland 2024 maybe? haha understand the joke

FanESC
FanESC
1 year ago
Reply to  Henrique

For this decade, I really want to see France, Italy, Czech Republic, Malta, Cyprus to win (and host, of course)

BadWoolfGirl
BadWoolfGirl
1 year ago
Reply to  FanESC

If Iceland chooses Iva with Oculus Videre, we might have an Icelandic victory.

Mr X
Mr X
1 year ago
Reply to  FanESC

Spain, Italy and Iceland for me !

Skiwalko
Skiwalko
1 year ago
Reply to  Henrique

No, the joke is that by 2024 San Marino will have already conquered most of Europe including Glasgow. I thought it was pretty obvious.

An American ESC Fan
An American ESC Fan
1 year ago
Reply to  GrenadaBay

I actually made up a fake future Eurovision timeline once, kind of like you did. Funny thing is, in mine Belgium hosted in 2025 and Italy in 2026, just like in yours lol

Dawid
Dawid
1 year ago

It’s 5th time he teases his song. 5th. And no, I’m not counting introduction. If this ends up being dated ballad, I’m gonna be legitimately mad. At this point I have bad feeling it’s gonna flop pretty hard.

Tomas
Tomas
1 year ago
Reply to  Dawid

he already said it’s not a ballad. just because we’re waiting too much doensn’t mean it will flop….

Héctor
Héctor
1 year ago

Sounds promising. TVE is starting to take Eurovision seriously it seems. I trust Blas Canto, I’m sure he knows what he needs to do and how to do it. He’s such a good artist and a nice person. I usually like his style too, so I think I’ll like the song, even more if it is something “original” as he says. For now it is just a title though.

James
James
1 year ago

So basically, it’s none of the guesses I made from the thread before.

I should have thought of “Universo” though considering Miss Universe was not that long ago. Jeje

Polegend Godgarina
1 year ago

scrihming at rtve eurovision having a tiktok account skskjskjsjs i hope the song is as good as i expect it to be!

Robert
Robert
1 year ago

A strong feeling this will be good, don’t know what it is.. Certainly hope so, Spain somehow deserves recognition..

Mr Vanilla Bean
Mr Vanilla Bean
1 year ago

Thank god it’s not ‘Youniverse’. An actual word is a good start.

Kris
Kris
1 year ago

The first song that came to my mind after hearing the song title , lol

Hanna
Hanna
1 year ago

Another song in Spanish that will be hyped by the ESC fans but fail in the final… yay!

Julio
Julio
1 year ago
Reply to  Hanna

Yes, and haters who repeat the same as you also appear year after year, and we stand with it also.

NatashaWAYTOESC
1 year ago

So exited for the song! I hope it woll be as cool as “El no soy yo”!
But this waiting is really driving me crazy…

Tom
Tom
1 year ago

Spain coming for TOP 10!!

Loin dici
1 year ago

Well, it is relatable in many languages. Excited for the song!!!