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Israel: Listen to Netta Barzilai’s “Toy”

Israel gave us a scare back in Kyiv when the long-standing spokesperson for the Middle Eastern nation, Ofer Nachshon, told Europe that 2017 would be their last participation. Boy, are we glad he was wrong though! Since the Israeli national broadcaster changed hands, and the latest season of HaKokhav HaBa concluded, we are now finally at the stage where we …

Ireland: Watch the video for Ryan O’Shaughnessy’s “Together”

Ireland were the latest country to reveal their candidate for Lisbon as Ryan O’Shaughnessy released his soothing, emotive ballad “Together”. The song’s video was also released late yesterday, with footage of a same sex couple dancing through the streets of Dublin. The former Britain’s Got Talent star O’Shaughnessy was internally selected by RTÉ for the contest, following in the footsteps …

Croatia: Franka releases her entry “Crazy”, listen here!

It seems like we’re getting a song release every day now! The latest country to join the party for Lisbon is Croatia, with Franka Batelić an internal choice for Croatian broadcaster HRT. Today, we finally got to hear her entry “Crazy” after it was revealed during the channel’s evening news. The song certainly has a distinct minimalistic feel with a lot …

Georgia: Iriao to sing “Sheni Gulistvis”

The Georgian national broadcaster GPB has confirmed today that the Georgian entry for Lisbon is being recorded, and we have a title for the bilingual entry – “Sheni Gulistvis”! Roughly translating as “For You”, the jazz ensemble Iriao are utilising a live orchestra for the recording of the Georgian song. The release date for the entry has not been confirmed, …

Finland: Saara Aalto releases “Monsters”

It’s official and public, so now we can report it! Saara Aalto has finally released the first candidate song of her solo performance in this year’s Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu, with the upbeat and anthemic “Monsters” kicking off Finland’s national selection. The song’s visually striking video sees Saara perform in a darkened mansion with a number of drag queen and LGBT …

Netherlands: Dutch song revealed on March 10th

The Netherlands’ national broadcaster AVROTROS has confirmed that Waylon’s song for 2018 will be revealed on March 10th, although the actual song itself will be in public rotation long before this! How? The Dutch broadcasting corporation has confirmed that Waylon will be a guest on the show De Wereld draait door for five days in a row, beginning on February …

Armenia: First five songs of Depi Evratesil revealed

As reported on Friday, Armenia’s national broadcaster ARMTV will reveal all 20 songs from this year’s Depi Evratesil over the course of the week, as the Eurovision season really starts to take shape! Today was the first day of reveals, and included Tamar Kaprelian’s return to the Eurovision fold with Poison (Ari Ari), a song co-written by Sebu Simonian of …

Armenia: Songs to be revealed next week

Armenia’s Depi Evratesil, while still only in its infancy, has certainly stepped up its game for the upcoming season! For the first time in the competition original songs will be competing to represent Armenia, much like in the traditional national final formats across Europe. It’s not long until we can find out what Armenia has to show us in 2018 …

Belgium: Listen to “City Lights”

We told you that the snippet was out and now many people in Europe are waking up to the news that the Belgian entry has been released! Blanche is one of the youngest artists in this year’s contest but you wouldn’t know that from hearing the entry which belies her years. The darker synthpop song twinned with Blanche’s deeper voice …