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Sweden: High expectations for Melodifestivalen 2020

It’s all gearing up in Sweden for the next edition of Melodifestivalen. Tomorrow the official artists and song titles announcement is expected, and the Eurovision community can’t wait! What do we know so far?  The 60th edition of the competition will be held between 1st February and 7th March 2019. Linkoping, Gothenburg, Lulea & Malmö will host the semi-finals while …

Bulgaria: Victoria Georgieva is the Bulgarian representative in 2020

They withdrew from the 2019 contest, but are now back in the fray once again and this morning, Bulgarian broadcaster (BNT) held a special press conference to reveal that Victoria Georgieva – simply known as VICTORIA – will fly the Bulgarian flag in 2020. Who is Victoria? By now, we know that her full name is Victoria Georgieva and that …

Poland: TVP interested in hosting Junior Eurovision 2020

Following their second consecutive victory in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest this afternoon, the national broadcaster of Poland, TVP, indicated that they would seek the right to host the competition once more next autumn. Viki Gabor took home the glass microphone trophy and became the second Pole in as many years to lift the trophy for her performance of  the …

Tornike Kipiani the new leader in Georgian Idol second elimination round!

It was a battle of three queens this evening on Georgian Idol as Tornike Kipiani edged out Tamar Kakalashvili and Barbara Samkharadze to become the new leader in the musical and soundtrack themed second elimination round. Kipiani triumphed with 19.13% of the televote with his performance of indie punk rock band The Subways’s “Rock ‘n Roll Queen.” Kakalashvili, who was …

LTV reveals that 126 entries were submitted for Supernova 2020, setting new record

Things have not looked good for Latvia in Eurovision in the last few years, given that they have not qualified for the Grand Final since the 2016 contest in Stockholm. But it seems that something has changed this year, and more artists are interested in representing the Baltic country than ever before. Today the Latvian broadcaster LTV revealed that 126 …

CyBC supposedly has selected Sandro Nicolas, Ivi Adamou turned down the broadcaster’s offer

Yesterday on the site we reported that Sandro Nicolas was potentially approached by CyBC to represent Cyprus at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. Less than 24 hours after those rumors started, more news has come out regarding the Voice of Germany alum’s potential involvement with the Mediterranean country from Greek fan site EurovisionFun. While the broadcaster has not officially declared …

Bulgaria gears up for Eurovision comeback

The Bulgarian national broadcaster BNT is preparing for its comeback to the contest, and ahead of the reveal for the 13th Bulgarian representative at the contest on Monday 25th, their social media feeds have begun to crank up the hype and hint at what we can expect from the nation in Rotterdam! #TeamBulgaria, as it seems the Bulgarian delegation will …

A piece on Andorra’s potential return to Eurovision…

Fresh from the press: Our colleagues at Eurovoix have reported that Andorra have made plans to return to the contest. What does this mean? Will we see Andorra back at Eurovision? Well, no. Not quite yet. Andorra won’t be participating in Rotterdam. The Pyrenean microstate withdrew in 2010 due to financial matters and will be continuing their absence for at …

Cyprus: Reports link Sandro Nicolas to Eurovision 2020

Cyprus may be gearing up for an artist announcement for Eurovision, which could take the form of The Voice of Germany alumnus Sandro Nicolas, according to Greek-language contest site Eurovision Fun. The singer, who became known on the 2018 edition of the competition and performed as Alessandro Rütten, is reportedly being lined up to represent Cyprus in the competition in …

Australia: Mitch Tambo & iOTA joins the national final line-up

They might have taken part every year since 2015, but in 2019, they gave the public what they wanted, and they are ready to do that again in 2020. Australian broadcaster SBS is slowly releasing the names of the participants, for the upcoming Australian national final. Eurovision – Australia Decides 2020 Just like last year, SBS is taking the same …

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