JESC 2020 | Germany to debut in Warsaw
Today on the 8th of July 2020 the German broadcasters ZDF, NDR and KiKa have announced that Germany will have its debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020. The contest is set to take place in Warsaw, Poland in November. Germany will choose its entry in an already existing show called "Dein Song" (Your Song). Applicants have to be between 9 and 14 years old and can apply until the 31st of July 2020 on kika.de. It was already announced that the 17-year old german songw
Germany| Ben Dolic Not Internally Selected for Rotterdam 2021
Ben Dolic was set to represent Germany at Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam with "Violent Thing" Joining Estonia, Finland, and Lithuania, German public radio and television broadcaster, Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) has confirmed that Ben Dolic has not been internally selected to represent Germany in Eurovision 2021 held in Rotterdam. This news isn't going to stop Ben Dolic from participating in the new selection that Germany will be holding to find the right song to represent them
Eurovision 2020 | Who will be performing live during the German Eurovision final show on Saturday?
It has been revealed that on Saturday 16th May the German broadcaster NDR is organising a German Eurovision final show with live performances from various ESC artists that were due to complete this year in Rotterdam before it was sadly cancelled due to the pandemic. The show will be broadcast from the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, and online viewers can watch it lice from 20:15 CET via Das Erste, ARD Mediathek and eurovision.de. The 2020 Eurovision representatives that will be
Eurovision 2020 | Weekly news roundup!
It's been a busy week in Eurovision world, and it's only going to get busier with the second Super Saturday of this season coming up on February 29th! So let's see what's been happening this past week in the world of Eurovision. Tom Leeb has been confirmed as the tenth act for the London Eurovision Party on Sunday March 29th. He joins Samanta Tīna, Blas Cantó, Arilena Ara, Vincent Bueno, The Roop and Victoria, as well as Sieneke who represented The Netherlands in 2010 and Mic
Eurovision 2020 | Germany will not have a live national selection this year
After another bad result for Germany last year, with S!sters coming in second to last place with only 24 points including 0 televoting points, coodinator Thomas Schreiber had announced major changes in their selection process. The German broadcaster ARD will not be broadcasting a national selection this year. Instead, the smaller public channel 'One' will be broadcasting a show on the 27th of February presented by Barbara Schöneberger. Also, the duration of the show is schedu
Germany I Italy Wins "Songcheck 2019"
Since 2011, (after Lena's victory in 2010) it has become tradition for the German broadcaster ARD to produce an online show called "Songcheck" where every single Eurovison entry of the current year gets analysed by the presenter, special guests (in video clips) and also online users. Afterwards, every entry (besides the german entry) receives points from 1 to 12, like in the Eurovision Song Contest. In this years edition, the presenters Alina Stiegler and Stefan Spiegel have
Germany I S!sters have won 'Unser Lied für Israel' with the song Sister!
S!sters have won 'Unser Lied für Israel' with the song Sister! You can give it a listen here: Tonight we watched German national final 'Unser Lied für Israel'. Germany is the last of the Big five countries to have chosen its Eurovision 2019 entry. We saw seven entries in the race to win the ticket to represent their country in Eurovision Song Contest in May in Tel Aviv, and try to achieve the same success as Michael Schulte, who finished fourth in Lisbon, with his emotional b
Germany | Songs & Running Order Revealed
Tonight Germany host their national selection show "Unser Lied für Israel" and after months of waiting and anticipation for the songs competing, they have been released for everyone to hear. Six acts were announced to be competing in November, with a seventh wildcard act S!sters being announced in January, the reson S!sters were not announced with the original six is due to waiting to find them the perfect song to fit them. After the the six were decided from a shortlist of
Germany | National Final Date Revealed, Wildcard Seventh Act Added
Today, NDR held a livestream via Facebook to announce some information for their forthcoming selection show "Unser Lied für Israel" which included the date of the show and the inclusion of a seventh act competing! It was announced that the selection show shall be taking place on Friday 22nd February 2019 making it one of the later selections in the national final season, the reason for it to be on a Friday as opposed to a weekend date was for it not clash with other German br
Germany | A welcome return for Lena with new bop 'Thank You'
On her first appearance at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2010, German singer Lena won the competition with quirky pop song 'Satellite' bringing the contest to Dusseldorf in 2011 where she once again competed this time with the dark and mysterious 'Taken By A Stranger' went on to place tenth. Since then Lena has become a star in Germany and across Europe - releasing four albums and countless amazing singles. The lead single from her upcoming fifth studio album 'Only Love, L'