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2019 National final updates for Montenegro, Greece, France and Sweden

Throughout the past few days, it seems like Eurovision news has been flowing in from every corner of Europe. You might have missed it, but we have received some updates regarding the processes intended for selecting Montenegro, Greece, and France’s representatives for Tel Aviv. Additionally, there has been buzz circulating about a certain group of artists returning for Sweden’s 2019 …

Albania: Songs and artists announced for Festivali i Këngës 57

Now’s the time to get excited, everyone! The Eurovision season is fast looming and one of the horsemen of the Europopcalypse is the announcement of Albania’s hopefuls for Festivali i Këngës. This evening, this announcement was made by the Albanian broadcaster RTSH, with attention now turning towards the shows later on this year! 22 acts will perform in Festivali i …

Ukraine: Vidbir 2019 to conclude on February 23rd

The Ukrainian national broadcaster, despite recent rumours of debts, have confirmed that they are holding a national final for Eurovision 2019 in collaboration with commercial channel STB. The partnership, which is now in its fourth year, will see two semi-finals take place leading up to a national final on Saturday 23rd February. The contract between the two broadcasters appears to …

Greece: Could Helena Paparizou Return to Eurovision?

Helena Paparizou is interested in returning to the Eurovision Song Contest for a third time. The singer has won the contest for Greece in 2005 with her song Number 1. Previously, she impressed the European viewers in 2001 when Paparizou, as one half of the band Antique, represented Greece with the entry “Die For You“, finishing in a respectable third …

Bulgaria withdraws from Eurovision. Sign the Petition!

Bulgaria have done extremely well in Eurovision recently. After their two year break in 2014 and 2015 they came back with style in 2016 placing fourth with Poli Genova and If Love Was A Crime, then went even better in 2017 when Kristian Kostov placed second with Beautiful Mess. Equinox placed fourteenth with their song Bones, in Lisbon with another …

Bulgaria to withdraw from Eurovision?

Bulgaria have done extremely well in Eurovision recently. After their two year break in 2014 and 2015 they came back with style in 2016 placing fourth with Poli Genova and If Love Was A Crime, then went even better in 2017 when Kristian Kostov placed second with Beautiful Mess. Equinox placed fourteenth with their song Bones, in Lisbon with another …

Denmark: DR fires over 200 employees, can Denmark participate?

October 10th was marked as a very sad day for most employees at the DR Byen in Copenhagen, Denmark. Due to a huge saving plan, this meant that multiple employees would be laid off from their work. Short Introduction To begin with, what does this all mean and how can this involve Denmark’s participation at the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest …

Armenia confirms participation for Eurovision 2019

Armenia has confirmed that they will take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Tel Aviv, Israel. This has been confirmed by the Armanian broadcaster AMPTV. Armenia was one of the last countries taking part in 2018 to announce their intent to take part in the contest the following year. Only Russia, Moldova and San Marino have not confirmed …

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