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The “Expert” Panel reviews Azerbaijan: Chingiz- Truth | (Eurovision 2019)

It’s back! The (in)famous ESC United “Expert” Panel is returning once again! While we don’t claim to be professionally qualified to judge anything, we certainly have strong opinions, so our staff and editors got together to review all 41 of the songs taking part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 which will take place in Tel Aviv, Israel this May.  …

Azerbaijan: Chingiz to Eurovision with “Truth!”

The hits keep on coming today, as Azerbaijan have just released their entry for Eurovision 2019! They ended months of speculation that Chingiz would be off to Tel Aviv by confirming that speculation and releasing his entry, “Truth.” The song is a mid-tempo synth-pop number with fairly relaxed verses and a larger chorus, and the music video is certainly quite …

Azerbaijan: Is Chingiz Mustafayev going to Eurovision 2019?

One of the major fan clubs of the contest in Azerbaijan, INFE Azerbaijan, seems to have set the rumour mill in motion for the Caucasian country’s representative in Tel Aviv, by announcing Chingiz Mustafayev. In a now-deleted post on their Facebook page, the musician and performer was touted as the internally selected representative by Azeri broadcaster ITV, although there has …

Azerbaijan: Who are the fifteen acts in the running?

Earlier this week, the broadcaster responsible for Azerbaijan’s entry in Eurovision, İctimai Televiziya, confirmed the fifteen acts in the running to represent the Caucasian nation in Tel Aviv, with an internal selection pending for one of the artists. The fifteen acts who are in the frame to represent Azerbaijan are; Emiliya Yaqubova Samira Efendiyeva Maryam Shabanova Vlada Ahundova Tofig Hajiyev Huseyn …

Azerbaijan begin their 2019 search!

Perennial Eurovision favorites Azerbaijan are getting started on their entry for 2019! A report from INFE Azerbaijan has confirmed that they are beginning their search for their next artist and song on November 20th. The process appears to be based on a series of casting calls, but full details of their method this year remain unclear. We also do not …

Lisbon LIVE: Day 1 Rehearsals – Live Blog

Bom dia! We are here! After a hectic morning (Eurovision never starts smoothly) we at #escYOUnited are in the press centre and ready to go! Today will be the first day of rehearsals from Azerbaijan, Iceland, Albania, Belgium, Czech Republic, Lithuania, Israel, Belarus, Estonia and Bulgaria and as I’m sure you agree there are already some big rehearsals so don’t …

The ESC United “Expert” Panel 2018 – Azerbaijan

The views and opinions expressed in this article do not represent those of ESC United as a website, the EBU or any officials relating to the Eurovision Song Contest. It’s day two for the “Expert” Panel! Before we move on to our next entry, it’s only fair we wrap up yesterday’s selection. Spain’s Alfred & Amaia gained 58 points from …

Azerbaijan: Aisel to sing “X My Heart” in Lisbon!

On the eve of the reveal for Azerbaijan’s Eurovision entry, we finally have a song title; Aisel will perform “X My Heart” in Lisbon! The news, which has been confirmed by the INFE Azerbaijan group, comes as the Caucasian nation prepares to unveil its 2018 entry tomorrow, 4th March. Greek composer and producer Dimitris Kontopoulos has written the song alongside …

Let The Public Decide… Or Not?

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. The trees are up, you’ve heard the same old songs one hundred times already and you’ve not even got to open THIS year’s pair of socks from some almost-forgotten aunt, yet the 2018 …

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