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The ESC United “Expert” Panel 2018 – Croatia

It’s time once again to delve into this year’s selection and pick apart one of the 43 entries! At least, almost time… before we will take a look at what #YOU thought of yesterday’s song, Malta! Erik B. (Facebook) – “Chaotic composition, weak singer” BernadetteCydonia (Forum) – “For once an entry this year that’s just there. It attracts some people …

Croatia: Franka releases her entry “Crazy”, listen here!

It seems like we’re getting a song release every day now! The latest country to join the party for Lisbon is Croatia, with Franka Batelić an internal choice for Croatian broadcaster HRT. Today, we finally got to hear her entry “Crazy” after it was revealed during the channel’s evening news. The song certainly has a distinct minimalistic feel with a lot …

Croatia: HRT tease representative, announcement tomorrow

Despite a busy weekend in the Eurovision world, it seems we are on the horizon of another major announcement, as the Croatian broadcaster HRT has confirmed its representative for Lisbon will be announced tomorrow, 13th February! The broadcaster confirmed that news on the selected representative would be forthcoming in a post to their official Facebook feed, as shown below. Eagle-eyed …

EDITORIAL: Why Jacques Houdek had the last laugh at the Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Cover photo: Andres Putting (EBU) 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. I would not be surprised to see Croatia’s entry from Jacques Houdek (“My Friend”) make the list of polarizing entries at Eurovision 2017.  Jacques chose a daring approach: …

TONIGHT: Eurovision 2017 Semi-Final 2

It’s only been two days since the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 kicked off in dramatic style (I know, some of us are still reeling over Finland!) but we have to dust ourselves down and get going, because 18 more countries are set to take to the Eurovision stage! Tonight’s 18 acts can be found below; ?? SERBIA – Tijana Bogićević …

Poll: Who will qualify from Semi-Final 2?

We’ve seen and heard the rehearsals for all countries in the second semi-final, teaser clips have been released and full videos of the performances are now available. So it’s the perfect time to ask the all-important question – which songs will qualify from the second semi-final? We’ve created a poll with all 18 participants in the semi-final and you can pick ten …

Montenegro celebrate the Balkans with star-studded party

One of the joys of Eurovision and being at the contest is the sheer number of celebrations that take place across the host city during the contest’s two weeks. On Thursday night, one of the most glamorous parties took place as Montenegro’s delegation and tourist board held a celebration for Slavko Kalezić and invited the other Balkan countries’ artists along …

Croatia was your favourite rehearsal of day four!

We ran a poll the other day for the last round of first rehearsals in Semi-Final 2, and we have a winner – Croatia was the most impressive rehearsal for our readers! With 31%, the busy performance topped the poll. Second place was shared equally between three rehearsals; Bulgaria‘s Kristian Kostov, Estonia‘s Koit Toome and Laura and Israel‘s Imri – …

Which rehearsal is the most promising? Day 4

Day four has already been and gone, and we’ve had space boats, fireworks, a one-man duet and of course, the long awaited return of Valentina Monetta. This rounds off the semi-finals, and boy, do Ukraine have two amazing shows in store for us! Of course, for those of you not in the press centre, we can only convey so much …

Who do #YOU want to win Eurovision 2017?

We have finally made it to this point of the year, an exciting time for all – all 43 entries fighting to win this year’s Eurovision Song Contest have been released! Because of this, there’s only one question on everyone’s lips… Who is likely to see the end credits rolling over their entry late on May 13th? There are of …

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