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Germany: Seven entries released for Unser Lied für Israel

The German broadcaster reponsible for organising their national selection, ARD, has finally released the seven participating entries in tonight’s final of Unser Lied für Israel. The tracks have been posted on the official website for Eurovision in the country, Eurovision.de, and #YOU can catch them all and rate the songs HERE. Aly Ryan, BB Thomaz, Gregor Hägele, Lilly Among Clouds, …

Finland: “Look Away” completes the UMK line-up

“Look Away”, the third and final release from Darude and Sebastian Rejman which will take part in this year’s Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu, has been released by the Finnish broadcaster YLE. The track is much in a similar vein to the other entries in the Finnish selection but with a less intense style and a trance-pop sound. The track’s lyrics reflect …

Greek and Israeli song titles revealed for 2019

The national broadcasters of Greece and Israel have confirmed their artists’ song titles for Tel Aviv. Greece’s internal selection of singer-songwriter Katerine Duska will see her perform “Better Love” in the second half of the first semi-final on 14th May, co-written between Duska and indie-pop performer Leon of Athens. The entry is set to be revealed on Thursday 7th March. …

New plagiarism accusation in Iceland? Friðrik Ómar vs Rihanna

Eagle eyed Eurovision fans and some local press in Iceland have picked up on a striking similarity between Friðrik Ómar entry for Söngvakeppnin 2019, “Hvað ef ég get ekki elskað?”, and a single from Rihanna’s last album. The Icelandic entry has some startling similarities to the track “Love on the Brain”, from Rihanna’s 2016 album “Anti”, including a near-identical chord progression …

Hungary: Disqualification just before the final takes place

Hungary has once again gone with their traditional national final A Dal – which has been used in order to find the country’s representative every year since the program debuted in 2011 – and has proven to be very successful, but a bit of drama has now occurred with just less than a week before the final takes place. Bad news …

Romania have decided – it’s Ester Peony to Tel Aviv!

Romania have become the latest country to declare for Tel Aviv, as this evening saw the culmination of Selecția Națională 2019. Twelve acts participated in the final, with just one ticket up for grabs for the lucky winner. The participating acts were; Linda Teodosiu – Renegades Olivier Kaye – Right Now Laura Bretan – Dear Father Teodora Dinu – Skyscraper Claudiu …

Romania: Here’s who #YOU want to win Selecția Națională tonight!

Earlier this week, we asked #YOU to vote on your favourite act in Romania’s selection, Selecția Națională, and it’s now time to reveal your favourite! Or should we say… favourites! It is in fact a dead tie in our poll, with Bella Santiago and Laura Bretan both receiving 34% of the votes and the exact same number of votes each. Will …

Latvia: Find out who is YOUR Supernova winner

In the past days, #YOU had the opportunity to tell us who’s your favorite act in “Supernova” and here are the results! In first place with 35% of your votes we have Carousel with “That Night”. With just a few votes behind, with 29%, we have Edgars Kreilis with “Cherry Absinthe”. Last, but not the least, #YOU gave third place to Supernova …

TONIGHT: Super Saturday 2019

There’s always one weekend in the Eurovision calendar that promises to deliver, and that special weekend is upon us – it’s Super Saturday 2019! And this year, it’s a whopper. No less than eleven selection shows are taking place across Europe to make it the busiest night by far of this year’s selection calendar. Tonight sees the return of a …

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