Serbia 2017: Tijana Bogićević internally selected

SERBIA – Tijana Bogićević is internally selected to represent Serbia in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. She is known to the Eurovision world as in 2011 she was back singer for Nina in Düsseldorf. The song will be presented in March and will be composed by Borislav Milanov, Bo Persson, Johan Alkenas and Lisa Ann-Mari Linder. You can check Tijana in the video above which is not the Eurovision entry. ... | read the full story here

February 27, 2017 8:34 pm // 0 Comments

Eurovision 2017: UA:PBC announces three hosts; Oleksandr Skichko, Volodymyr Ostapchuk, and Timur Miroshnychenko

EUROVISION.TV REPORTS / UKRAINE – The hosts for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 have been announced today as Oleksandr Skichko, Volodymyr Ostapchuk, and Timur Miroshnychenko. The appointment marks the first time in the history of the contest that the event will be hosted by three men; all of whom are familiar faces on Ukrainian television and come with a wealth of experience. Oleksandr and Volodymyr will take the role of stage hosts and will welcome the international audience to each of ... | read the full story here

February 27, 2017 11:11 am // 0 Comments

Austria 2017: Nathan’s entry for Eurovision leaked ahed of official presentation

AUSTRIA – Nathanaele Koll known as Nathan Trent, is an Austrian singer. He will represent Austria in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 with the song “Running on Air. At the time of his selection as the Austrian entrant, Trent was one of the 33 artists that had been shortlisted in Unser Song 2017, the contest to select the German entrant in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. He was automatically eliminated, as a performer can not represent more than one country in the same year by ... | read the full story here

February 27, 2017 1:05 am // 0 Comments

Denmark 2017: Anja Nissen to Kyiv

DENMARK – Denmark will participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. The Danish broadcaster DR will organise the national final Melodi Grand Prix 2017 in order to select the Danish entry for the 2017 contest in Kiev, Ukraine. FINAL Draw Artist Song Result 1 Ida Una “One” Superfinalist 4 Anja Nissen “Where I Am” Superfinalist 10 Johanna Beijbom “A.S.A.P.” Superfinalist 2 Thomas Ring “Vesterbro” Out 3 Rikke Skytte “Color My ... | read the full story here

February 25, 2017 10:10 pm // 4 Comments

Spain 2017: confirmation upon Federico Llano’s resignation for … personal reasons

SPAIN – It is now confirmed that Federico Llano will not be in Kyiv as head of the Spanish delegation. The information confirmed by himself in the portal Bluper. RTVE has not made an official statement but according to the information Mr Llano resigned for personal reasons. This is the aftermath of the controversy the results of the Spanish national final created leading RTVE to give explanations to the authorities and the parliament discussing the issue, damaging for good the image of ... | read the full story here

February 25, 2017 8:23 am // 0 Comments

Regional press claim Federico Llano resigned

SPAIN – According to sources, the impending investigation by the Auditory Commission may have led to the Subdirector of Coproductions and festivals at TVE, Federico Llano to resign. The reason given appears to be personal reasons but with TVE expected to release a statement regarding the National Final and the closeness of the chosen representative, Manel Navarro, with two of the jury members, it is very close timing if this has actually happened. TVE have yet to officially confirm ... | read the full story here

February 25, 2017 2:50 am // 0 Comments

Spain 2017: Toñi Prieto to give explanations to the authorities while Manel films his clip in Tenerife

SPAIN – The situation involving TVE continues to drag on as Manel Navarro films the official video for his song in Tenerife and Toñi Prieto, head of entertainment for the channel, is now being questioned by the auditory committee on events surrounding the Spanish National Final, where Manel Navarro was selected to represent the country in Kiev. Spanish law with the introduction of the transparency law, requires all actions undertaken by a public body to be scrutinised if there are ... | read the full story here

February 22, 2017 11:44 pm // 0 Comments

France 2017: watch Alma presenting the English lyrics for her Eurovision entry

check the lyrics here Embrasse-moi dis moi que tu m’aime fais moi sourire au beau milieu d’un Requiem, embrasse moi dis moi que tu m’aime fais moi danser jusqu’à ce que le temps nous reprenne, will you take me to paradise with you nothing ever dies, You take my smile and make it bright before the night erases the light, I won’t go below silver skies the only dark is in your eyes, On pleure mais on survit quand même, C’est la beauté du ... | read the full story here

February 22, 2017 7:51 pm // 0 Comments

Belgium 2017: song presentation on March 8

BELGIUM – It is now officially announce that RTBF and the record label of Blanche will present the song for Kyiv during a press conference on March 8th. During the press conference Blanche will present her song. In the press conference we will also see the composer Pierre Dumoulin, the Eurovision commentators for RTBF Maureen Louys and Jean-Louis Lahaye and the production team at PIAS, the record label of the ... | read the full story here

February 22, 2017 4:31 pm // 0 Comments