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Eurovision in Concert: 28 acts prepare for Amsterdam event!

The first major preview event of the Eurovision 2019 calendar gets underway this weekend, as the annual Eurovision in Concert is held in Amsterdam! No less than 28 participants in the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 are getting ready to hit the stage of AFAS Live this Saturday for the 11th edition of Eurovision in Concert. They are; 🇦🇱 Jonida Maliqi …

And if this World Runs Out of Lovers, We’ll Still have Eurovision 1977

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. When we speak of curses in Eurovision, we usually mean being doomed to play in the second slot of the evening. And no matter how long a winless drought has gone on in …

The “Expert” Panel reviews United Kingdom: Michael Rice- Bigger Than Us | (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.  …

To boldly go where Eurovision has not gone before: BBC hires Star Trek composer for Eurovision 2009

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. “It’s been a long road, getting from there to here. It’s been a long time, but my time is finally near. And I will see my dream come alive at last, I will …

Black Lace v. Smokie: A Plagiarism row roils Eurovision 1979 in Israel

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’s an old French saying that is applicable to anyone going through another annual cycle of watching Eurovision national selections: “plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose,” roughly translated as the more …

United Kingdom: It’s Michael Rice to Tel Aviv!

Tonight saw the BBC’s Eurovision: You Decide take place live from Salford, Manchester, as six acts fought for the United Kingdom’s ticket to Tel Aviv. The show first saw three ‘song-offs’, as the six acts performed the three songs, before the assembled panel of Marvin Humes, Mollie King and Rylan selected their finalists. The duels were as follows (winning act …

United Kingdom: Our reviews of the “Eurovision: You Decide” entries

Tonight sees the United Kingdom make its decision for Tel Aviv, as the 62nd British representative(s) in Eurovision are chosen live from 20:30 CET. With six acts and three songs in the running, our team took a look at the runners and riders to see who had the best chance of restoring British pride at the contest in 2019… Anisa …

Eurovision Buzzkill Alert: The Great British Whinge-A-Rama Begins!

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. It didn’t take long. Almost as soon as the six artists and three songs were announced by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) for “Eurovision: You Decide”, the moaning began on Twitter. “They are …

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