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Eurovision This Decade: Austria

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the editor quoted and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the other team members or the website as a whole. Hello, and welcome back to Eurovision This Decade! As a team we are reviewing the entries from every country who competed in the Eurovision Song Contest over the amazing decade …

Eurovision This Decade: Australia

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the editor quoted and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the other team members or the website as a whole. Hello, and welcome back to Eurovision This Decade, series where we as a team go through each country’s Eurovision adventure through the 2010’s and give you our opinions on their …

Eurovision This Decade: Armenia

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the editor quoted and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the other team members or the website as a whole. Welcome back to Eurovision this decade, a series where we look back at the amazing decade just gone and give you our thoughts of each country’s entries. Today we will …

Eurovision This Decade: Albania

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the editor quoted and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the other team members or the website as a whole. Welcome to a new series from ESCUnited! While we head into a long Eurovision-less summer, we thought it best to take a look back over the decade that we have …

Three former Eurovision representatives released new songs this weekend!

We always love when previous Eurovision representatives release new song. Although we are in the middle of the national selection season, 3 artists released new material this weekend. Jessika, the 2018 representative for San Marino released No La Conoces ( You don’t know her). The song sang mostly in English & has a very spanish flavour. You can listen to …

Do Semis Really Matter? – The Importance of a Good Semi Result

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. It occurred to me last week, during the results live stream after the second semi-final of Destination Eurovision, that the debate had centred on which of the two semi-final winners would be the …

Brendan Murray eliminated from X Factor UK

After tonight’s show the Irish representative during the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 has been eliminated during the semi-finals of X Factor UK. During tonight’s show he sang “Run”, a Snow Patrol song. It has been a very turbulent journey for him. Brandon reached the bottom 2 during the 2nd week of the show and was saved after he won the …

Italy: Luisa Sobral turns down invitation to enter San Remo

Luisa Sobral, the composer of the entry “Amar pelos dois” which brought Portugal their first ever Eurovision victory in 2017 with her brother Salvador, has revealed in a wide-ranging interview with Portuguese online newspaper Observador that she was invited to perform in this year’s edition of the San Remo festival but turned down the chance. The jazz singer-songwriter and composer …

Brendan Murray survives sing off on X Factor UK

Ireland’s Eurovision 2017 contestant’s X Factor journey was on the brink of ending last night as Brendan Murray had to sing for his place on the show against LMA Choir, his rendition of “High and Dry” by Radiohead earned a great reaction from the audience and from his mentor former One Direction star Louis Tomlinson, who later apologised to Brendan …

Brendan Murray survives double elimination on first X Factor live show

He may not have made it through to the next round in Kyiv but Ireland 2017’s Brendan Murray has survived the first live show of this year’s X Factor UK, with a double elimination instead sending Armstrong Martins and Olatunji Yearwood home. Murray, who is being mentored on the show by former One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson, opted to perform …

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