RTP Releases Sound Clips Of Competing Songs In Semi Final 1of Festival da Canção
RTP, Portugal's national broadcaster and this years hosts of the Eurovision Song Contest, are warming us up for their national selection, Festival da Canção, with a little sneak peak of the songs competing in the first semi final next Sunday on February 18th. Audio clips of 45 seconds were released yesterday for all 13 songs competing next Sunday. The clips can be heard on Festival da Canção's Youtube channel, click here to have a listen. The artists and songs competing in th
'Eye Cue' band and their entry 'Lost and Found' for F.Y.R. Macedonia
Today is a Balkan marathon. After Croatia decided their singer, F.Y.R. Macedonia is thesecond Balkan state to announce their representative. The Commission decides that 'Eye Cue' and their entry 'Lost and Found' has the highest number of votes and thus, it will be represent F.Y.R. Macedonia in Portugal. The music and lyrics are written by Bojan Trajkovski and producer of arrangement is Darko Dimitrov. The commission according to the rules, unanimously concluded that: the chos
'That little girl inside me never stopped dreaming and now that dream is coming true!' says
She is beautiful, she is talented, and she is ... Franka Batelić . After several weeks of speculation, it is finally confirmed, that at the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest, which will be held in Portugal this year, Croatia will be represented by Franko Batelić. She will be present with her entry 'Crazy' - The song is written by herself. Today, she announced the great news to her fans saying: 'Who says dreams do not come true? People, I am delighted to share this greaaaat news
Latvia | Markus Riva Qualifies For Supernova Final Following Online Voting Error
Latvia are in the thick of their Eurovision 2018 selection format Supernova and one of Latvia's biggest artists Markus Riva has been thrown a lifeline in reaching Lisbon, after today being added to the final after initially being eliminated on Saturday. Markus is competing in his fifth straight selection to represent Latvia and this weekend performed his entry "This Time" in a slightly reformed Supernova format, in which seven songs will fight for the two qualification spots
Mikolas Josef Sets His Sights On America.
He hasn't competed yet, but Mikolas is already talking about life after Eurovision. It seems that this talented young artist has set his sights on America. In an interview given to Super.cz, Mikolas spoke about his ambitions. He's tried modelling, but his fortay is singing. He's currently hoping to take the Eurovision crown, but trying to conquer America is his main aim. In a brutally honest talk he says that he doesn't really pay much attention to the music scene at home
Interview with Gunesh - Belarus Eurovision Candidate
We were lucky enough to talk to Gunesh who talked about her personal life, her music career and her team. She is the winner of many prestigious international vocal competitions - In 2005, after she participated in the International Competition of Young Performers 'Slavic Bazaar in Vitebsk' Gunesh went on to receive wide acclaim. In 2006, she was voted first place by the audience with a wide margin between her rival in the 'Song of the Year in Belarus'. In 2010 she became a m
Three More Qualifiers from Romania's Selecția Națională Semifinal 4 to the Final
The 4th semifinal of Selecția Națională, Romania’s selection for Eurovision, was this evening and three more artists out of twelve that performed tonight were chosen forward to the Grand Final that will be held on February 25th. Tonights contestants were: Bernice Chitiul with “Too Busy for My Heart” Christian Simionescu with “Nirvana” Nicoleta Țicală with “Uni oportunidad” ZØLTAN with “Dacă dragostea e oarbă” Alice Jeckel with “Out of the Dark” Dan Manciulea with “Rază de soa
Emmelie de Forest is back with a new album!
Emmelie de Forest is back with a new album ... and a new look! The 2013 Eurovision winner released her new album, History, on February 9th. This is only the second album she has released since her debut album, Only Teardrops in 2013. In 2015, Emmelie de Forest left her record label, Universal Music Group (UMG) to work on a different sound and different genre of music. Late that year, she released an EP entitled Sanctuary with 6 songs to show off her new sound. Emmelie's new a
Over 12 Million Tune In To Watch Ermal Meta & Fabrizio Moro Win San Remo 2018
Last night, Italy along with Denmark chose their Eurovision entrant for 2018. Italy decided their act by the Festival di Sanremo which is older than Eurovision itself. Figures have been released, and it shows that the Italian's are passionate about the contest. RA1 have revealed that over 12 million tuned in to see the competition. The 68th edition that took place last night saw 12,125,000 watch the show. This is the highest figure since the 2002 edition, and saw over 100
Ermal Mata and Fabrizio Moro win San Remo 2018!
One of key events in any Eurofan's calendar is definitely always San Remo, the contest which inspired Eurovision, and has launched the careers of such renowned Italian performers including Eros Ramazzotti, Andrea Bocelli, Laura Pausini and Gigliola Cinquetti. Tonight was the 68th edition of the annual music festival which has been running during the week, culminating in tonight's final show (the category for established artists) 20 songs and artists competed for the title, bu