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Rotterdam: Open up to our new stage

Moments ago the official Eurovision website presented the new stage design, and it is no surprise that the stage was designed by Eurovision familiar Florian Wieder. When talking about the design, he stated that the stage presents a connection between the sky, the sea, and the land. Wieder also mentioned that the stage design was inspired by the canals and …

ESC 2020: Artwork has been revealed!

This morning, as the small pieces are slowly coming together, the EBU and the Dutch broadcasters has now officially revealed the artwork for the upcoming contest in Rotterdam, which will salute all of the participating countries. What we know right now! After an intense battle between cities across The Netherlands earlier this year, it was revealed to the public that …

A few words: Ranking the Eurovision winner speeches in the 2010s

Before the article, a disclaimer – the below editorial is tongue-in-cheek and written from the personal opinion of the author, and does not necessarily represent the views of ESC United as an outlet, its contributors or anyone associated with Eurovision. So, you’ve just won the Eurovision Song Contest. Congratulations! Obviously, the above can only come true for one act in …

Junior Eurovision 2019 Reviews: The Netherlands

All opinions expressed in this article are those of the person quoted and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the other team members or ESC United as a whole. It’s 10 days to go until Junior Eurovision 2019, and we are counting down the 19 nations who are participating in Gliwice-Silesia on Sunday, November 24, 2019. Every day we …

POLL: Who do #YOU want to win Junior Eurovision 2019?

With just over a week to go, the excitement for this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest is hotting up! Nineteen countries will take to the stage in Gliwice, Poland, with one act set to follow in Roksana Wegiel’s footsteps and be crowned as the Junior Eurovision champion! But which country do #YOU think should win the contest? Vote in our …

Dutch events company tease information about Eurovision 2020 stage

It appears we may have some further news about the staging of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam, as a Dutch light and sound company have indicated they will be part of the preparations for the competition next year. HD Rent, a light, sound and events company based in Ermelo and Amsterdam, posted this evening on their Instagram page …

State of the Junior Eurovision 2019 race: Who’s winning online?

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. There is a major televote difference between Eurovision and its Junior Eurovision counterpart, and it is a difference that makes predicting the televote winner a little more intriguing and more open to speculation. …

“Open Up” – Eurovision 2020 theme and slogan revealed!

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) announced today that “Open Up” will be the official theme and slogan of Eurovision 2020, to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in May 2020. “The slogan ‘Open Up’ is intentionally incomplete,” said Sietse Bakker, the executive producer of Eurovision 2020. “Open up to each other. Open up to music. Open up to Rotterdam. Open …

Duncan Laurence releases first single since Eurovision: “Love Don’t Hate It”

The long awaited time is finally here: the Eurovision 2019 winner has finally released his first single following his victory in Tel Aviv. Fans of Duncan Laurence have waited patiently for 5 months to hear new music from the Dutch artist, and were rewarded with a surprise accoustic version of “Arcade” back in July. But that release wasn’t enough, as …

Duncan Laurence teases new release on October 23rd

The current Eurovision champion Duncan Laurence has posted a teaser for what appears to be a new release on Twitter, and his first since “Arcade”. The short clip shows Duncan lying in dark red lighting with an atmospheric soundtrack, with the date of October 23rd seemingly indicating a new single or announcement of music on this date. 23.10.2019 pic.twitter.com/YzKDaEYQ4Z — …

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