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Greece was your favourite from day two!

And the results of our daily poll are in, with nearly 400 votes registered! And #YOU have decided with a clear margin that Greece was the most impressive or promising rehearsal from yesterday’s action! Demy’s rehearsal recieved 53% of the votes, with Armenia in second with 15% and Iceland in third with 13%. Greece joins Portugal from day one as …

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 …

Greece: Demy "I am proud of the performance when I get off the stage"

The artists whom will participate in the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest will soon start their journey to Kyiv. Demy, who will wave the greek flag in the upcoming competition. She was announced last January and last March the greeks have voted for This Love to represent Greece in Kyiv. Definitely, Demy has a busy schedule until she goes to Kyiv …

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 …

Scandalous Selections Part 2: How DO You Do A National Final?

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. In my previous article, I discussed how Sweden, Slovenia and Spain managed to select songs which were far from being the televoters’ favourites despite there being nominal 50% jury/50% televote voting systems. What …

Which national selection was the best in 2017?

Ahh, national selections. The lifeblood of the Eurovision enthusiast, the catalyst for countless debates, the endless source of all of the drama we have come to crave over the years in our beloved contest. Internal selections can, and often do, throw up some true gems with a guaranteed path to Eurovision stardom, but it’s the multi-song showcases that really grab …

Who do #YOU want to win Eurovision 2017?

We have finally made it to this point of the year, an exciting time for all – all 43 entries fighting to win this year’s Eurovision Song Contest have been released! Because of this, there’s only one question on everyone’s lips… Who is likely to see the end credits rolling over their entry late on May 13th? There are of …

Greece send Demy "This is Love"

Greece have decided and the song that the internally selected Demy will perform in Kiev is “This is Love”. The result was determined by a mix of televote (70%) and jury (30%), all but one jury gave their vote to “This is Love”. The televoters seemed to like it to gaining the most points overall and therefore winning the right …

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