Well done to Portugal! They have finally done it! Another year of Eurovision complete. Overall, this was a good year. Hosting was average, staging was average but on a whole Ukraine have done a good job. The standard of songs were not as strong, compared to last year anyway. It was believed that Italy would… Continue reading Portugal is the winner !
So we have now completed both semi finals. Overall the shows have been good. The hosting is no way to the standard we saw from Manz and Petra last year. Semi final 1 result was as expected, I guess the biggest shock was Finland not getting through. Serbia and FYR Macedonia’s failure to progress was… Continue reading Pre final review
Semi Final 1: Qualifying: Sweden Australia Belgium Finland Azerbaijan Portugal Greece Poland Moldova Armenia Semi Final 2: Qualifying: Serbia Austria Romania Netherlands Hungary Denmark Belarus Bulgaria Estonia Israel
We have one month to go to the first semi final and we now know all of the songs. Overall, I think we all agree that this isn’t the strongest year. From a personal point of view there are very few songs this year which I have been listening too. I can see why Italy… Continue reading 1 month to go
My current top 5 are: 1. Denmark 2. Hungary 3. Belarus 4. Austria 5. Cyprus The two songs that have grown on me are Latvia and Italy.
I am going to kick-start the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest campaign slightly earlier than usual! We will be going back to Kyiv in 2017. I will remember the 2005 contest as my first ever memorable Eurovision experience and the 2005 contest still goes down as my favourite ever. Jamala has brought Eurovision back to Ukraine.… Continue reading Launch of Eurovision 2017!