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United Kingdom: Announcement on Monday

After months of speculation and rumours it has finally been announced that the United Kingdom’s representative in the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest will be known on Monday (03/03/14).   At 19:25 local time (20:25 CET) a show entitled Eurovision 2014: The UK Launch will be broadcast on BBC Red Button. The show will last from 19:25 until 21:00 (GMT) where the …

Geri Halliwell wanted by BBC as UK act

A BBC insider has leaked to the Sun newspaper that Geri Halliwell is wanted to represent the UK this year, is the “perfect fit” for Eurovision, and it’s now down to whether “she’s as up for it as the BBC”. The former Spice Girl (Ginger spice) has had a long career of musical success, recently releasing her first solo single …

Humperdinck chosen over Hurts for UK 2012

Pop singing duo Hurts have recently confirmed that Engelbert Humperdinck was chosen above them to represent the UK at Eurovision in Baku. The BBC may have done well to keep this quiet, oh, they have. That’s not a surprise, as the Hump’s painfully slow, and, for some, downright awful ballad went down extremely poorly in Europe, coming second to last. The synth-pop …

LIVE: Big 5 + Sweden – Second rehearsal COVERAGE

Semi-Final 1 for Eurovision 2013 is a thing of the past, but the coverage does not stop!  Today, we are live in Malmo Arena covering the second rehearsals for the Big 5 (UK, Spain, Italy, Germany, and France) and the home country, Sweden. Check back and refresh as we will update this article as the artists perform one after another. …

The 2013 “Expert” Panel – UNITED KINGDOM

Every year our “Expert” Panel comes together to judge all entries for the Eurovision Song Contest and they’re back to take apart the 2013 entries and rank them accordingly. While their characters and comments may be wacky, the scores are dead serious. All 13 panelists will comment on the song and rank them accordingly giving it points using a scale …

UK holds out for a hero, Bonnie Tyler!

BBC news confirms that Bonnie Tyler will represent the UK in Malmo with the song “Believe in Me.” A clip of the song can be found below: Bonnie Tyler is best known as the muse of writer extraordinaire Jim Steinman, whose songs have been recorded by Eurovision alum such as Celine Dion (It’s All Coming Back To Me Now”) and …

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