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Nessuna sorpresa! Italian politicians howl in outrage over Mahmood’s Sanremo victory

Controversial Italian Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini have been on the defensive today after a series of tweets passive-aggressively attacking the choice of Mahmood as winner of the 69th annual Sanremo Music Festival this weekend. Italian politicians griping about the annual Sanremo Music Festival, which is Italy’s unique national selection process and was the inspiration for the …

Serbia: Listen to the Beovizija 2019 entries

Serbia’s national final Beovizija returns for a second consecutive year, and this time it’s bigger and better! A massive 24 acts and songs will compete in this year’s three-night competition, with the winner crowned as the latest Beovizija champion and Serbia’s act for Eurovision 2019 in Tel Aviv. The twenty four songs competing are below, and #YOU can hear them …

Romania: Second semi-final has concluded!

Bună seara from Arad! –  It’s been 2 long weeks since the first semi-final, but tonight we had the second semi-final taking place. With that, we now know the 12 finalists for the national final next week. Live from the Banat region in western Romania, 12 acts competed in the second semi-final in order to progress to the final and still …

Romania: James reviews the Selecția Națională entries – Semi-Final 2

With tonight’s second semi-final of Selecția Națională deciding this year’s Romanian finalists, our editor James took a look at the candidates. Which acts does he feel are best? 2 Gents – Ielele James – 6 – “Despite the bass drops and the “we’re singing behind the bins” echo effects borrowed from modern pop, this song is not that interesting. With a …

Italy: Mahmood wins Sanremo 2019 & will go to Tel-Aviv!

The grand Italian festival Sanremo took place this past week, and what a glorious week it has been of new Italian music, but what we care most about is, who is going to Eurovision, so let’s have a look at this past week’s festival! Often seen as the mother of the Eurovision Song Contest, since our beloved contest was created …

Aleksidze Out, Kalandadze the new leader in Georgian Idol Live Show Week Three

The love was real as the Georgian public made it known that Liza Kalandadze was the winner of Georgian Idol’s third live show with her rendition of Sergi Gvarjaladze’s “Artificial Love.” Heading into this weekend, Kalandadze looked to have the toughest assignment with deep voiced crooner Gvarjaladze’s ballad, but she nailed it. Assignments outside of a singer’s comfort zone have …

Iceland: First 2 acts to the final!

The Eurovision fever is currently spreading throughout all of Europe, and so it does on Iceland. The first Semi-final of Söngvakeppnin 2019 has just concluded. With only 10 songs competing in the Icelandic national final this year, you’d think that it might be easiest to hold one grand final with 10 songs, but no, Iceland wants the Eurovision fever to last …

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