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EDITORIAL: Why Jacques Houdek had the last laugh at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Cover photo: Andres Putting (EBU) 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. I would not be surprised to see Croatia’s entry from Jacques Houdek (“My Friend”) make the list of polarizing entries at Eurovision 2017.  Jacques chose a daring approach: …

Croatia was your favourite rehearsal of day four!

We ran a poll the other day for the last round of first rehearsals in Semi-Final 2, and we have a winner – Croatia was the most impressive rehearsal for our readers! With 31%, the busy performance topped the poll. Second place was shared equally between three rehearsals; Bulgaria‘s Kristian Kostov, Estonia‘s Koit Toome and Laura and Israel‘s Imri – …

Croatia: Listen to “My Friend”

The Croatian entry for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, “My Friend”, has been released today. Jacques presented his song in a special show entitled “Svijet diskografije” on Croatian radio (HRT-HR2). He also presented his whole team. The song was written by Jacques, Ines Prajo, Arijana Kunštek, and Fabrizio Laucella. You can listen to “My Friend” in the lyric …

Croatia: Listen to the instrumental version of “My Friend”

Today, Jacques Houdek released the instrumental version of his Eurovision song “My Friend”. The song is composed by Jacques Houdek, Siniša Reljić and Tony Malm. Also, Jacques has written the song with Ines Prajo, Arijana Kunštek, and Fabrizio Laucella. The official song presentation will be on 2nd March on Croatian radio. You can listen to the instrumental version of “My …

Croatia: Entry to be revealed on 2nd March

    Head of Croatian delegation for Eurovision Song Contest,  Željko Mesar, yesterday appeared on HRT show “Studio 4” and revealed more details about song “My Friend”. For now, he didn’t want to talk about details except that song will be presented on  two languages. Also, he talked about stage performance in Kiev. The team for Kiev is being developed, …

Croatia: Jacques Houdek to sing “My Friend”!

This afternoon, HRT has revelead that Jacques Houdek will sing My Friend. The song is expected to be released soon.   What we know about Jacques Houdek?  Jacques Houdek was born in Zagreb and is 35 years old. He has been singing professionally since 2002 and has previously entered the Croatian national selection, Dora, several times. He is well-known as …

Jacques Houdek to fly Croatian flag in Kyiv

The Croatian broadcaster HRT has announced that Jacques Houdek will represent the country in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Croatia returned to the competition last year for the first time since 2013. Houdek’s song for Kyiv will be unveiled soon. Jacques Houdek was born in Zagreb and is 35 years old. He has been singing professionally since 2002 and has previously …

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