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Montenegro: Slavko Kalezić wins Barbara Dex award

Every year the Eurovision Song Contest throws up some interesting combinations of costumes, designs and clothing that leave some of us wondering what went through the designer’s minds. For this, the Barbara Dex award was born, named after the Belgian singer of the same name who infamously designed her own costume for Eurovision 1993. Each year the award is voted …

TONIGHT: Eurovision 2017 Semi-Final 1

Panic stations everyone – it’s finally that time of the year! Tonight is officially the first live show of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 live from the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv, Ukraine! 18 countries will perform live on television across Europe and worldwide in the hopes to secure one of ten golden tickets for Saturday’s grand final, and we …

Poll: Who will qualify from Semi-Final 1?

We’ve seen and heard the rehearsals for all countries in the first semi-final, teaser clips have been released and full videos of the performances are now available. So it’s the perfect time to ask the all-important question – which songs will qualify from the first semi-final? We’ve created a poll with all 18 participants in the semi-final and you can …

Czech Republic: Country “not ready to host Eurovision”

The Czech Republic are allegedly not ready to host the Eurovision Song Contest should Martina Bárta win the competition, according to the singer. In an interview with press, Bárta said that a Czech television executive from the national broadcaster Česká televize told her to “do well, but not too well”. Bárta herself has rejected these claims; “We are ready, so …

TONIGHT: Oikotimes Party at Euroclub

Last night was a fantastic night to open this year’s Euroclub, with Ukraine’s very own O.Torvald putting in a fantastic energetic performance and Moldova’s Sunstroke Project starting the party! But the fun doesn’t stop at one night, and tonight is set to be an even bigger evening! Oikotimes will be hosting their annual Eurovision party tonight, with many of this …

Which rehearsal is the most promising? Day 2

Day two has arrived, and it’s brought us everything! Naked topless dancers splashing in water, glow in the dark raving, falling through space and much more. Semi-Final 1 has certainly got a lot of interesting performances! Of course, for those of you not in the press centre, we can only convey so much of the madness to you, alongside the …

Czech Republic: Win a Promo Kit from Martina Barta – Will it be your turn?

It’s competition time! Czech Republic are offering a promo kit for this year’s entry; Martina Bárta with “My Turn”. All you have to do is very very simple; Step 1) Answer the following questions about Martina: What is the name of the song that Martina Barta will be presenting next Tuesday during the first Semi-Final? How many times have Czech Republic qualified …

The “Expert” Panel 2017 – Reviewing Czech Republic

  The ESC United “Expert” Panel is back. The Editorial team got to enjoy all 43 entries of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, review and rank them accordingly. Needless to say, this is all subjective and you may totally disagree with us. There is a reason we put quotation marks down. Which is why we included a poll and in …

Why Do We Care About Running Orders?

This editorial is written from the opinion of the author and does not represent the views of the other editors, the EBU or escYOUnited as a whole. Eurovision has its “facts” when it comes to running order; there are death spots and there are places which make people go “ooo, they’ve got the perfect spot”. Surely success doesn’t depend that …

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