SWITZERLAND – With the line up announced for the national final of Switzerland, Entscheidungsshow, the Swiss national broadcaster announced also the host of the event and the interval act. Sven Epiney will host the event and Sebalter, the 2014 Swiss representative will serve as the interval act of the show. The winner of the national final will be decided by public voting only.
UKRAINE – Ukrainian national broadcaster has now officially revealed the core team for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Victoria Romanova says: “At the beginning of 2017 will be announced a number of decisions on the creative concept, show itself, hosts, design and creative content of the contest. We promise exciting surprises and the outcome will be world-class. Also be plenty of surprises for the Eurovision fans.”
Executive Producer, NTU Deputy Director General – Victoria Romanova
Executive producer, NTU First Deputy Director General – Oleksandr Kharebin
Member of the Organizing Committee of the Eurovision 2017, Deputy Director General of NTU on for the preparation for the Eurovision Song Contest – Pavlo Hrytsak
Show Producer – Stuart Barlow
Creative Producer – Oleh Bodnarchuk
Event Manager – Denys Bloschynskyi
Arena Manager – Oleksandr Karyakin
Communications Manager – Yulya Golovlyova
Representative of the host city of Kyiv – Oleksiy Reznikov
THE NETHERLANDS – The 2017 edition of Eurovision in Concert gears up. Already the tickets for the event are sold out and the organisers start announcing the acts taking part in the event. O’G3NE from The Netherlands and Hovig from Cyprus have been revealed. The line up will be updated of course in due time. The event will take place on April 8th.
SWEDEN – SVT 1 and SVT play will air at 20:00 CET tonight a special documentary for the Eurovision Song Contest 2016, with all the behind the scenes stories for the preparation and organisation of the event. Don’t miss it at the following link (which will also be available later on, on demand): http://www.svtplay.se/
DENMARK – In the meantime Soluna Samay, the wonderful girl who represented the Danish people in 2012 Eurovision Song Contest edition with the song “Should’ve Known Better”, is nominated for tow Gaffa Awards: “Best Danish female artist of the year” and “Best Danish pop release”. If you want to vote for Soluna, or check out the other nominated, you can do so on Gaffa’s award page (In Danish): http://gaffa.dk/prisen