Eurovision 2019 is done and we have a winner! Duncan Laurence brought The Netherlands their first victory in 44 years with the emotive yet powerful ballad ‘Arcade’. As the juries and televoters did not agree on an awful lot, him … Continue reading →
The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 has officially begun! After Israel’s victory last year with Netta’s ‘Toy’, the country hosts this year’s edition in Tel Aviv. On Tuesday night, the first seventeen countries battled for ten spots in the final. Seven … Continue reading →
Tonight is the big night. Europe will choose its next Eurovision Song Contest winner. Over the past week, 20 finalists have been selected in the semi finals, and seven songs (the big 5, last year’s winner and guest of honor Australia) already had a spot on the saturday night to begin with. But who will win? I take a look at the iTunes charts, the bookmakers and the draw to predict the outcome.
On thursday night, Europe chose another ten finalists for the Eurovision Song Contest of 2015 that takes place in Vienna, after Conchita’s victory last year. Luckily, the quality of most songs and performances was slightly better in this round which made for an enjoyable show. No big surprises in terms of results: I even predicted all ten finalists right. But enough about me, let’s talk about the performances.