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Estonia: Who is your favourite in the second Eesti Laul semi-final?

No sooner had we had the first semi-final of this year’s Eesti Laul competition, than we reach the second evening of the competition. With another twelve acts under the microscope, which acts should make it to the final in Tallinn on February 16th? Vote in our poll below and before tonight’s show we’ll tell #YOU who your favourite act is! …

Latvia: Kristiāna “The connection is so strong”

With tonight’s second semi-final in Latvia helping to decide the finalists in the Supernova competition, we thought it best to speak to one of tonight’s hopefuls! It’s Kristiāna, who will present “Remedy” to us this evening. She told us how she got into music when she couldn’t even see herself in the mirror on the wall and how another of tonight’s …

Montenegro: Five songs revealed for Montevizija

While we already knew the five artists that would be fighting to represent Montenegro in Eurovision, today the Montenegrin broadcaster RTCG uploaded the songs themselves to YouTube for the braying fan community to sink their teeth into. The songs can be heard below; D mol – Heaven Nina Petković – Uzmi ili ostavi Monika Knezović – Nepogrješivo Ivana Popović Martinović …

Eurovision Buzzkill Alert: The Great British Whinge-A-Rama Begins!

The below editorial features the opinions and views of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of #escYOUnited as a whole, Eurovision or the EBU. It didn’t take long. Almost as soon as the six artists and three songs were announced by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) for “Eurovision: You Decide”, the moaning began on Twitter. “They are …

Australia: SBS reveals final songs and announces interval act for Eurovision – Australia Decides

Australia’s Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) and Blink TV have added the final two songs to the eight already released for the upcoming Eurovision – Australia Decides national selection. Additionally, SBS announced that none other than Dami Im, who came in 2nd and won the judges’ votes at Eurovision 2016 with “Sound of Silence” to perform at half-time during Eurovision – …

Denmark: Ten songs revealed for DMGP

[Adsense-B] The ten acts and songs that will be in contention to represent Denmark in Tel Aviv have been found online and subsequently revealed by Danish broadcaster DR after they were uploaded to the Dansk Melodi Grand Prix YouTube channel. The ten entries will compete in the Danish selection on February 23rd, with the competition set to be held in …

Estonia: Eesti Laul Semifinal 1 Takes Place!

The first semifinal of Estonia’s national selection, Eesti Laul, has just wrapped up, and we’ve learned our first slate of qualifiers to its final! After a combined vote from the jury and the televote, The Swingers/Tanja/Birgit, Stefan, Victor Crone, and Inger received the first four spots in the Eesti Laul final. After those four qualifiers were announced, the televoters, per …

French representative Bilal Hassani files suit in court to stop death threats

According to an interview with La Parisien this morning, Bilal Hassani’s attorney Étienne Deshoulières filed a suit on the Destination Eurovision winner’s behalf this morning for “insults, incitement to hatred and violence and homophobic threats.” The 19-year-old Parisian singer of Moroccan heritage is, unfortunately, no stranger to negative and hateful comments regarding his sexuality, appearance and Islamic family before, though Deshoulières filed …

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