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Australia: First acts of ‘Australia Decides’ announced

Australia’s national broadcaster, SBS, has clearly been hard at work on delivering a national selection to remember, and this evening (or morning, if you’re reading from Australia, afternoon in the US) the first four acts taking part in the selection were confirmed, with some familiar faces! First artist announcement for Eurovision – Australia Decides The news is out! Kate Miller-Heidke, …

Australia: First artists teased for ‘Australia Decides’

Earlier this week, the Australian broadcaster responsible for the country’s participation in Eurovision, SBS, announced that over 700 submissions were received for their first ever national selection. While we already knew that the broadcaster’s selection committee has heard every song, it seems that the decision on which lucky artists are in contention has already been made! Earlier today the official …

Australia Decides captures public imagination with over 700 submissions to SBS

SBS, the national broadcaster responsible for selecting Australia’s entry for Eurovision, will certainly be spoiled for choice in 2019. After revealing the exciting news a few weeks ago that the land down under would be hosting its very own national selection for the contest, the channel has confirmed that over 700(!) submissions were received! In a post on their official …

Australia: The land from down under is coming to Israel

The Australian broadcaster in charge for Eurovision, SBS, has confirmed that they have been invited to participate in next years show in Tel Aviv. It will be their fifth time performing at Europe’s favorite music show and some BIG changes are in order. SBS managing director Michael Ebeid confirmed the news to Australian television blog TV Tonight that Australia had …

Eurovision 2018: It’s Jessica Mauboy for Australia

The Australian broadcaster SBS has just announced the artist that is going to represent Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. Jessica Mauboy was selected to fly the flag for Australia trying to continue the great success story the country has had since they joined the contest in 2015. Born in Darwin, Australia Mauboy rose to fame …

Australia: Internal selection in 2018

The Australian broadcaster SBS is opting for an internal selection for the upcoming 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal.  According to this source, the broadcaster is sticking to the recipe that has been very successful since they entered the contest in 2015. The delegation confirmed that the internal selection is already underway and that the broadcaster is currently reviewing …

The Australian act to be announced March 7th

Australia was so close to winning the Eurovision Song Contest on their second attempt last year and they are back for more. The Land Down under is going to return to the contest for a third year in a row and the Australian broadcaster SBS provided additional information regarding the artist reveal. Who will follow in Guy Sebastian and Dam …

Australia: Dami Im presents “Sound of Silence”

Australia are looking to continue from their strong introduction to Eurovision in 2015 with another strong entry for Stockholm; Dami Im has today presented her Eurovision entry “Sound of Silence”. Already the song has won many fans on our forum with the slick pop-ballad production, but what do you think of the entry? Dami Im was chosen earlier this week …

Fans have mixed feelings about Australia at Eurovision

  As we previously reported, Australia is going to take part again after the EBU officially announced that the Land Down Under would once again take part in the contest, this time as a Semi Finalist. The Internet went Berzerk and it was a rather polarizing decision. While the EBU Executive Supervisor Jon Ola Sand claimed that Australia’s participation was …

Confirmed: Australia is going to return to Eurovision in 2016

  The rumor mill didn’t stop and now we have an official response Australia is going to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) confirmed that Australia will be allowed to take part once again. Initially, the EBU announced that the Australian participation would be a One-Off event to celebrate the 60th birthday of …

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