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Moldova: First Qualifiers announced

    Last night the first Moldovan Semi Final took place and seven out of twelve candidates qualified for the Final show to be broadcast this weekend. It was a 50/50 decision between televotes and an expert jury and below you can find the lucky 7. Cristina V & Glam Girls – Celebrate Doinita Gherman – Planeta e un rai …

Ukraine: Revamped version of Zlata Ognevic’s “Gravity”

The official video clip for Zlata Ognevich 2013 Eurovision Song Contest entry “Gravity” has just been released. This is a revamped version of the one performed this past December. After the composer and artists asked for feedback on how to make this song better, hundreds of responses have been received and a lot of the suggestions were taken into consideration …

Poll: Bulgaria changes song for Elitsa & Stoyan – Do you agree?

Bulgaria made an unexpected announcement letting us know that their originally entry “Kismet” has been dropped and instead “Samo Sampioni” was chosen as the song for Malmo. the latter was the favorite to win the National Final but the televoters preferred “Kismet”. [vsw id=”xRdG6jo2sSQ” source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”]   The rumor mills haven’t stopped and copyright issues were mentioned as …

Anouk presents “Birds” (Netherlands)

The Dutch representative for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, Anouk, presented her song “Birds” today. “Birds” is best described as dark and haunting.  So it comes as a surprise to many, given that earlier into the 2013 Eurovision season, Anouk had promised a “killer song” to compete with all the other entries.  One would have suspected a more typical Eurovision …

Cezar wins the Romanian National Final

  In a very close race, Cezar won the Romanian national Final with his song “It’s my life”. It was a nail biter until the very end with the juries and televoting not seeing eye to eye.   [vsw id=”N0mba0g7Esk” source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] Please let us know your thoughts by visiting our Forum HERE Cezar will take part in …

Robin Stjernberg representing Sweden on home turf

      Melodifestivalen, the Swedish National Final has just concluded in what most would consider a nail biter.In the end Robin won the tight race with the song “you” This is the first time that a song that qualified from the Second Chance wins it all. We recently discussed the Second Chance round concept in a separate article and …

Macedonia FYR: “Imperija” out, new song to be chosen soon

“Immediately after “Imperija” was released, it received mainly negative response from the media and therefore, we decided to change the entry!”. That is what Ljupco Mirkovski, the Macedonian Head of Delegation, had to say about the last minute decision. This comes as a surprise to many, the deadline to submit a song is only 10 days away so we’ll find …

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