Hungary | Joci Pápai has won A Dal and will sing for Hungary in Tel Aviv
Joci Pápai has won A Dal with his song "Az én apám” and will go on to represent Hungary in Tel Aviv. This is the second time that Joci Pápai will sing at Eurovision, the first time being in 2017 when he brought his country back to the top 10 for the first time since 2014 with his song "Origo". The final of A Dal saw a total of 8 acts taking part. After all 8 acts had performed, there was a jury vote where each jury member ranked each act. The top 4 acts with the highest score
Hungary | Disqualification confirmed in A Dal final
The second semi-final of Hungary's national selection A Dal took place last Saturday, and four acts got through to next weekend's final show. But it was then announced by host (and Eurovision 2016 contestant) Freddie, that there might be changes to the final line-up, as one of the songs had been accused of plagiarism. Until they had completed an investigation of their own, the national broadcaster MTVA would not name the act in question. It has now been revealed that singer/s
Eurovision 2019 | Tonight In Eurovision Selections - What To Watch!
Tonight kick-starts another weekend of national final selections and decisions as some countries continue to whittle the candidates in to represent them, whilst some are just getting started. Here is a brief synopsis of what is happening tonight. France - Destination Eurovision Semi-Final Two: (9pm CET) In France the second semi final of their national selection Destination Eurovision takes place, we will see the final nine acts competing for the last four spots in the final,
Hungary | A Dal participants to be announced on Monday
Hungarian broadcaster MTVA have revealed the special pre-selection jury for A Dal have chosen 30 songs that will go on to compete in A Dal 2019, Hungary's national final for Eurovision 2019. Alongside the 30 acts, the hosts and the members of the jury will also be announced in a press conference taking place on Monday, December 3rd at 11:00 CET at the Budapest Aquatics Centre. It has been speculated that Kállay Saunders, who achieved 5th place for Hungary in Eurovision 2014,
Hungary | From Eurovision to Michael Kors!
Earlier this week, giant fashion brand 'Michael Kors' released the first clip of their new international promotional campaign and the song featured is by none other than a Hungarian Eurovision star! The fashion brand headed up by an American fashion designer of the same name is one of the largest brands in the industry globally, specialising mostly in sportswear and accessories such as watches and handbags. The trailer was posted on their official Instagram channel on the 23r
Hungary | A Dal To Return As Selection Format
They've featured in the final every year since 2011, and are one of the last countries to confirm for Tel Aviv, but today MTVA announced Hungary will compete in Eurovision 2019 and in doing so announced a call for songs for A Dal 2019 - where the winner will represent Hungary in Israel. A Dal has been used as Hungary's selection format since 2012, and they have qualified every single year the format has been in place to select their entry, one of more unique national final fo
Eurovision Young Musicians 2018: Finalists Revealed
This week marks the nineteenth edition of the Eurovision Young Musicians contest, hosted in Edinburgh. Over the weekend eighteen young musicians from all across Europe represented their country by performing in one of six semi finals - in a bid to advance to the grand final on Thursday 23rd August 2018. We heard an eclectic range of sounds and performances, from violins to saxophones and guitars to the harp. The juries have voted and the confirmed finalists, in alphabetical c
Meet AWS from Hungary!
This year 43 countries will be present at this years Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Lisbon in May. With around two weeks to go until all of Europe descends on Portugal's capital, Eurovoxx will introduce you to each country that will be participating. Who are AWS? AWS are a Hungarian metal and post-hardcore (a punk-rock music genre) band from Budakeszi, Northern Hungary. They were formed in 2006 by Bence Brucker, Dániel Kökényes, Örs Siklósi, and Áron Veress. Since the
Hungary | AWS will represent Hungary in Lisbon
Tonight was the final of A Dal, the Hungarian national selection show for Eurovision 2018 and rock band AWS won with their song 'Viszlát nyár'. The show began with a ballet performance, after which we heard 8 candidates who performed songs in both English and Hungarian. After each performance, the professional jury gave comments on each of the acts. The first phase of the show ended with the jury vote who chose 4 superfinalists: AWS - Viszlát nyár Gergely Danielfy - Azt mond
Hungary | 6 more acts qualify from A Dal heat 2
Last night saw the second heat of A Dal in Hungary. A total of 10 acts participated in the second heat, with six of them making it through to the semi finals. Five of the acts qualified to the semi finals with a mix of jury vote and SMS vote, whilst the sixth act qualified during the televote round. The 6 qualifiers: 1. AWS - Viszlat Nyar 2. Biga - Good Vibez 3. Gergely Danielfy - Azt Mondtad 4. Odett - Aranyhal 5. SativuS - Lusta Lany 6. Yesyes - I Let You Run Away Maya'n'Pe