January 04 ➡️ the latest #Eurovision headlines from Greece, Spain, Belarus and more…
Fotis Konstantopoulos (Greece)
ERT confirmed they are going to select the Tel Aviv entrant via internal selection. Already sound discussions have been made and on Monday the first meeting for it will take place. When the artist chosen, then an internal song speech / selection willl commence.
Ganei Yehoshua park in Tel Aviv will feature as Eurovision camp for those who cannot find or afford a hotel accommodation. It is expected for 2.000 people to be hosted. The Mayor of Tel Aviv-Jaffa commented: “The Tel Aviv-Jaffa Municipality is committed to creating a great Eurovision and is working on creating an extraordinary experience for the tourists who will come to the city. The Tent City is only one of the many initiatives we plan for the Eurovision Song Contest The guests will be able to enjoy all the activities and events that the city will have to offer.”
The ten songs for Eurovision Gala, through which Spain will decide its representation to Tel Aviv, presented
“Hoy soñaré”, Sabela
“Hoy vuelvo a reír otra vez”, Noelia
“La clave”, Natalia
“La venda”, Miki
“Nadie se salva”, Natalia y Miki
“No puedo más”, Famous
“Qué quieres que haga”, Julia
“Se te nota”, Carlos Right
“Todo bien”, Marilia
Ieva Zasimauskaite has been revealed as a guest performer in the first heat of Eurovizijos nacionaline atranka 2019 which will be broadcast on Saturday night.
Eric Saade has announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Nicole Falciani. Sharing the news, Saade wished his 128k a Happy New Year and said simply, “she said yes”
BTRC has confirmed to Euroradio.fm that it is planning to hold a national selection to determine the Belarusian entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2019: “Yes, we are working in this direction. As soon as we are ready to announce the position of selection to the press, we will do it on our website and let us know in the news. The selection is planned, the work goes.”
The Ministry for Gozo has announced a program that aims to help young Gozitans on their path to starting their career in the arts. The ‘Reach for the Stars’ programme will help to pay for young talents to travel to the Maltese mainland to attend the X Factor Malta live shows.
Alex P has traveled to Sweden this week to make the final touches to the song that will represent Cyprus at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019. Alex P has revealed on Instagram that he is currently in Sweden working with Teddy Sky , Viktor Svensson and Albin Nedler on “Replay”. According to previous reports the final version of “Replay” is to be recorded this month. In the meantime it was confirmed that Tamta ill feature as a judge in the Greek X-Factor soon to be aired by OPEN TV Greece.
Junior Eurovision 2018 winner Roksana Węgiel conformed she will attend the 2019 Eurovision Grand Final just like every JESC winner, annually.