Severina releases a video of her new song ‘Otrove’

CROATIA – As she announced, today at noon on her Facebook page, Severina released a video of her new song ‘Otrove’ – the second single from the upcoming album. Song, described as a big club hit by Severina’s associates, that can stand side by side with the world production, was written by a songwriter Jala Brat. ”When I heard the song ‘Otrove’, I heard a poet, I heard an above the average talent, who wasn’t aware of it. And that’s what ... | read the full story here

March 28, 2017 5:30 pm // 0 Comments

Croatia 2017: Jacques Houdek will perform Eurovision song My Friend independently in two roles and in two languages

CROATIA – The song My Friend, with which Jacques Houdek will be representing Croatia at this year’s 62nd Eurovision Song Contest in the Ukranian capital Kiev, will be performed entirely by Jacques Houdek in two roles and in two different languages. A video of the song collected more than one million views in just one week after being published, and is constantly among the most-viewed videos on YouTube. Just a few days after it was published it was the most-viewed video on YouTube, ... | read the full story here

March 16, 2017 1:45 pm // 1 Comment

Croatia 2017: song title for Jacques Houdek revealed

CROATIA – Croatian representative at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, Jacques Houdek, will represent his country with the song entitled “My friend”. In a statement the singer said, “Like with all of my songs, I want to share the feeling of togetherness, friendship and the celebration of diversity through my Eurovision entry as well”. Croatian broadcaster HRT has launched a social media campaign titled #beMyfriend in order to promote the song. “We are ... | read the full story here

February 20, 2017 2:41 pm // 0 Comments

Croatia 2017: Jacques Houdek internally selected

CROATIA – Croatian national broadcaster revealed that Jacques Houdek will represent the country in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Jacques participated in many national selections with last of them in 2011 national final of Croatia but now he is internally selected. Soon the broadcaster will reveal more information about the song. Jaques Houdek states: “I am extremely happy and thank Croatian Radio and Television for the trust they have shown. Being a representative of Croatia at ... | read the full story here

February 17, 2017 11:45 am // 0 Comments

Brand new song and video for Severina

CROATIA – Song ‘Kao’, which was announced by Severina’s associates as one of the most beautiful ballads in her career, has been officially launched today! The most popular female singer of Southeast Europe has introduced her latest, long anticipated 13th album, to her audience in the best possible way, with song ‘Kao’ being the first album’s single. Pop ballad will surely become big hit among fans of Eurovision, which have already expressed several times a ... | read the full story here

February 1, 2017 2:11 pm // 0 Comments

Croatia 2017: Jacques Houdek tipped by local press for Kyiv

CROATIA – Croatian singer Jacques Houdek is expected to be selected as his country’s representative for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev. Houdek has attempted to represent Croatia at the contest six times by taking part in the former national selection Dora. His last attempt was in 2011 when he was runner up in the national final. According to media reports, broadcaster HRT is leaning towards sending the 35-year-old singer to Ukraine, however, officially the network says it ... | read the full story here

November 3, 2016 10:49 am // 0 Comments

EBU urges Croatian government to protect HRT’s independence

EBU.CH REPORTS – The EBU has reiterated the importance of independence for its Croatian Member HRT in the run up to the parliamentary elections in September. An international media freedom mission to Croatia, led by the South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) and including representatives from the EBU, has highlighted government interference at the public service broadcaster as a key challenge to media freedom and media independence in Croatia. A report, published by the group this ... | read the full story here

September 22, 2016 4:20 pm // 0 Comments