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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 …

Israel Calling: Three more acts added to bill

Yesterday we brought #YOU an update on Israel Calling, the Middle Eastern country’s very own Eurovision promotional event which looks set to welcome over half of this year’s acts to the country. Today has seen three more acts added to the billing of the event, which now looks set to host at least 28 artists. Anja Nissen from Denmark and Ireland’s …

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 …

Listen to Ireland’s Entry “Dying to Try”

The Irish broadcaster previously announced they had internally selected Brendan Murray to represent the Emerald Isle in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, to be held in Kiev in May. Today the broadcaster released their entry which Brendan will perform, “Dying to Try”. The song was written by Swede, Jörgen Elofsson, and Brit, James Newman.  It was selected out of 320 songs …

Jedward Return to the Big Brother House

Jedward who represented Ireland in Eurovision 2011 and 2012 originally entered the Celebrity Big Brother house in 2011 and just as they returned to Eurovision, they have returned to Big Brother! The twins entered the house last night as latecomers days after the shows launch, which saw 14 housemates (15 is we class Speidi as two housemates). Entering the house …

GEORGIA WINS JUNIOR EUROVISION 2016!

Good Afternoon Europe, and Good Evening Australia! The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2016 has come to an end, and whenever a Eurovision contest comes to an end, we have a winner. From Georgia, Mariam Mamadashvili singing her song “Mzeo” has won the competition, giving Georgia their 3rd win, and has officially crowned Georgia as the ultimate Junior Eurovision Champions, being now …

Running Order For JESC!

After yesterday’s announcement of the 2016 Junior Eurovision ‘halves’ of the running order, PBS, the Maltese national broadcaster have revealed the full running order. As we found out yesterday, Ireland will open the show and Georgia will close the show, but, here is the complete running order: Ireland Armenia Albania Russia Malta Bulgaria Macedonia Poland Belarus Ukraine Italy Serbia Israel …

Running Order Halves for Junior Eurovision

On Sunday we will be watching the 2016 Junior Eurovision live from Valletta, Malta. Today the halves that each country will be performing in have been announced. Ireland will open the contest and Georgia will close the show, but they are the only positions currently know. First Half: 1. Ireland Russia Malta Macedonia Bulgaria Belarus Albania Armenia Second Half: Serbia …

Listen To All The JESC 2016 Songs

In 9 days we will be watching the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest live from Valletta, Malta. With some countries (Montenegro, San Marino and Slovenia) withdrawing from this year’s contest, and Poland, Israel, and Cyprus returning to the contest, we have a total of 17 countries taking part in this year’s event. So let’s take a look at the songs …

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