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Serbia: Darija Vračević’s “Podigni Glas” (Raise Your Voice) Junior Eurovision 2019 song and video released!

Serbia’s Radio Television of Serbia (RTS) officially released Darija Vračević’s full song and video for “Podigni Glas” (“Raise Your Voice”) today, the Balkan nation’s official entry for Junior Eurovision 2019 to be held in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland, on Sunday, November 24, 2019. The release of “Podigni Glas” comes two days after Darija dropped her introduction to Junioreurovision.tv, revealing that her entry …

Georgia: Giorgi Rostiashvili to perform “We Need Love” at Junior Eurovision 2019!

For all those Junior Eurovision fans who were complaining that the contest was being inundated by slickly produced songs appropriate for adult performers, Giorgi Rostiashvili has just the song for you – a fun, jazzy, kid-friendly number titled “We Need Love.” (Or “We Want Love,” or “We Need a Love,” depending on translation.) “We Need Love” was written by famed …

Ireland: Anna Kearney wins the Irish preselection!

Irish child singer Anna Kearney has won the right to represent Ireland at the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland. The young singer beat Orla McDermott and Savannah Phoenix-Monroe in the national final. Check out this live performance during the semifinal: Anna will be representing the Irish shamrock with the song “Banshee”, a mystical-sounding power ballad. Anna is …

Monty Python’s Flying Circus Turns 50: Relive their Eurovision 1969 Parody [Updated]

On October 5, 1969, the world of comedy changed forever as the British Broadcasting Corporation aired the very first episode of the absurdist and avant garde comedy sketch series Monty Python’s Flying Circus. From Saturday Night Live to The Young Ones to anything on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim, there is a large swarthe of anarchic and irreverent and anti-establishment comedy …

#YOUrovision 2019 – The results (40-36)

Hello and welcome back to #YOUrovision 2019, where we count down YOUR chosen top 50 national selection songs from the 2019 contest’s selection season. We’re moving up the list and into the top 40 now, so which songs featured in this block? Disclaimer: Due to a mix-up in a tie-break during the vote count, Freedom Jazz should have been announced …

Australia: Jordan Anthony’s Junior Eurovision 2019 entry “We Will Rise” released

Jordan Anthony Rabbone, who performs as Jordan Anthony, Australia’s internally selected entrant for Junior Eurovision 2019, has released the video for his entry “We Will Rise.” The 14-year-old from Perth, Western Australia, who came in 4th in this year’s edition of The Voice Australia, despite being that contest’s youngest ever entrant. He was mentored by Australian singer Delta Goodrem, and …

#YOUrovision 2019 – The results (45-41)

It’s time to continue our countdown of the top 50 national final entries from 2019, as voted for by #YOU, our faithful viewers and readers! Time to see who finished between 45th and 41st place… 45 🇫🇷 Chimène Badi – Là-haut The first of a number of entries from France’s Destination Eurovision, La-haut impressed with its stomping powerful pop sound, …

Spain: Melani Garcia’s Junior Eurovision 2019 video “Marte” just dropped!

A couple weeks ago, Spain teased us with a snippet of Melani Garcia’s entry for Junior Eurovision 2019, “Marte,” and now the full song and official video has been released. Spain were a surprise announcement at this year’s Junior Eurovision, given that their last tilt at the junior version was back in 2006. But in their four appearances, Spain has …

Eurovision This Decade: Georgia

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the editor quoted and do not necessarily represent those of ESC United as a whole. Hello and welcome back to Eurovision This Decade! The series where we as a team here at ESC United look back at the decade just gone and review each country’s Eurovision journey and the great entries …

Here it is – the Junior Eurovision 2019 stage!

The Junior Eurovision 2019 stage has finally been revealed by the contest organisers, with a Polish production designer the brains behind the exciting design. TVP have gone all-out for Poland’s first hosting of a Eurovision music event, with a colourful and unique backdrop designed by Giorgios Stylianou-Matsis, who also designed stages for various events in Poland including The X Factor, …

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