The contest is starting to shape up more and more, as more countries have just announced their commentary team for this year's contest. Belgium's broadcaster for Flanders, VRT, have announced that the radio host Peter van de Veire will be returning for the 6th year in a row as the commentator for the broadcaster. Some may recognise him from 2012 when he presented the Belgian votes for that year. Poland has also announced that the longstanding commentator for the contest, Artu
This year, at Eurovision song contest in Tel Aviv, we will hear 18 different languages. One of the native languages which will be heard is Serbian, with Nevena Božović representing Serbia with her self-composed entry „Kruna“, a powerful ballad with ethnic elements. For those of you who were wondering how „Kruna“ would sound in English, here's the answer, provided by Nevena and the Symphony Orchestra of RTS. The English version of the song is named "The Crown - Eternal Light",
With less than two weeks until the grand final, and only a few days until the official rehearsals of the countries start, more and more details are emerging of the finer details of the contest. Today's news comes from San Marino, with Monica Fabbri being announced as the official spokesperson for the country. The television presenter, and news anchor will be the one responsible for giving out those precious twelve points. Monica is known in San Marino as a presenter, and as
This year the the Australian delegation has chosen some Israeli backing vocalists who will join Kate Miller-Heidke for her Eurovision performance. In an interview with Aussievision she revealed Israeli backing vocalists will be joining her in Tel Aviv. Who these backing vocalists are, is yet to be announced. A while ago, after winning Australia Decides Kate already announced changes would be made for her staging. she stated: 'We have kept the elements from 'Australia Decides'
That's it, all OGAE clubs have cast their votes, and we now have a winner. The final results will be displayed below, and the winner will be revealed. For the past twelves years, members of these clubs have voted on their favourites, and these votes give an indication of favourites, and who is expected to win the Eurovision Song Contest that year. Not always correct, they do give a general idea, and can be pretty accurate. OGAE Malta, Turkey, Belarus, Portugal, Andorra,
With the Eurovision Song Contest being a stone's throw away now, it is now time for the contestants to start rehearsing for the shows. The rehearsal schedule has now been released for the competition. The rehearsals will start on Saturday 4th May, which is a change from the usual starting day of Sunday, as it has been usually. It is worth noting that no rehearsals will be happening on Wednesday 8th May, due to that day being Yom Hazikaron, a national memorial day in Israel.
Thunder and Lightning it's getting exciting! April is almost over and the month we have all been waiting for, May, the Eurovision Song Contest, is just around the corner. After releasing the rehearsal Dates recently, the EBU revealed new Information for the Eurovision week. It has been announced that 205 Jury members, from 41 different countries (5 members for each Country) have just been revealed. These 205 people, have 50% of the Overall votes in the contest. Each Country
Is it true? Well it would appear so, as the singer who represented Iceland exactly ten years ago with the song, "Is It True" has publicly revealed today that she is expecting baby number two. Iceland's population is expected to grow by atleast one more in the coming weeks. Although, she is well into her pregnancy, the singer has only today revealed the news to her fans, where she posted a picture of her baby bump. The talented artist certainly was all smiles, and looked gl
The line up for France at this year's Eurovision is almost complete as the French broadcaster has revealed the name of this year's spokesperson who will utter those immortal words, "Douze Point" in Tel Aviv. Julia Molkhou has been revealed as the person who will reveal the votes. In her native land she is very popular and is a well known actress, as well as a columnist on the show 'Bons baisers d'Europe', which coincidentally is presented by the French commentator Stéphane B
Yesterday, there was a plethora of different results from the various OGAE clubs. Now, a thirty third OGAE club have released the results from their clubs voting. For the past twelves years, members of these clubs have voted on their favourites, and these votes give an indication of favourites, and who is expected to win the Eurovision Song Contest that year. Not always correct, they do give a general idea, and can be pretty accurate. OGAE Rest Of The World are next up i