OGAE Azerbaijan

The deadline for the song submission for Efendi has passed 🇦🇿

Early January, Azerbaijani public broadcaster ITV announced that the search for the song for Efendi was open for submissions until January 19. Though shortly after the original deadline, the broadcaster announced that the song submission deadline was extended until February 1, which has now passed! Efendi was internally selected to represent Azerbaijan in 2020, but …

VOILÀ! It is Barbara Pravi for France 🇫🇷

Yesterday, we witnessed an amazing win for Barbari Pravi. Both jury and the televoters agreed on the artist to represent the country in Rotterdam. How the voting worked? After all the artists had performed their songs, the televoters voted for their favorites. The televoters chose their top 7 favorites: Casanova, Juliette Moraine, Céphaz, Amui, Barbara …

France will select their representative tonight, and you can vote! 🇫🇷

It was already announced June last year, that Tom Leeb would not represent France in Eurovision 2021, so the search for another representative started. Unlike last year’s internal selection, the French broadcaster decided this year to organize a national selection containing 12 acts, Eurovision France, c’est vous qui décidez! The national selection show is organized …

These Lithuanian artists will fight in tomorrow’s semi-final to join The Roop in the final! 🇱🇹

In 2020, the bookmakers put the Lithuanian Eurovision entry The Roop on fire, putting them on the top for a potential win. However, due to the COVID-19 situation the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 was cancelled, and it became a question if we would see The Roop, as well as other artists, at the 2021 Eurovision. …

Special Gala for Blas Cantó’s Eurovision entry 🇪🇸

Blas Cantó embarks on a new path to Eurovision and he wants to do it accompanied by the fans of Eurovision. For this reason, RTVE is preparing a very special gala in which the public will decide which song the Spanish representative will perform on May 22 in the Eurovision Song Contest. Blas describes his …

Eden Alene will sing ‘Set Me Free’ for Israel 🇮🇱

Today Israel selected their song for Eden Alene with the television program called HaShir Shelanu L’Eurovizion, which was broadcast on KAN. The program was hosted by Lucy Ayoub, who were one of the Eurovision 2019 hosts. The show also included an interview with Sietse Bakker, executive producer of the Eurovision Song Contest 2021, where he …

UMK 2021: who is who? 🇫🇮

The artists and songs competing in the 2021 Finnish selection show Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu (UMK) has been revealed, though the Finnish broadcaster has been teasing and giving out clues who it might be. The 7 acts will compete on in the final on February 20 and the winner will go on to represent Finland at …

Be part of the song selection for Eden Alene 🇮🇱

Last year Eden Alene won the Israeli artist selection, HaKokhav Haba L’Eurovision (The Next Star for Eurovision), for Eurovision 2020. She was supposed to represent her country with the rhythmic song Feker Libi, which contained lyrics in four languages: English, Amharic, Hebrew, and Arabic. The Israeli public broadcaster announced last year that Eden Alene had been internally …

It’s official: Vasil Garvanliev for North Macedonia 🇲🇰

Yesterday, 20 January, Vasil Garvanliev made fans happy by announcing on his Facebook and Instagram accounts that the artist was invited to represent North Macedonian at Eurovision by the public broadcaster MRTV. Vasil Garvanliev shared his emotions: ‘Rarely in life do we get not just one, but THREE chances to make our dreams come true’ …

Tallinn Music Week 2020

Tallinn Music Week is finally here! TMW 2020 was originally planned to take place at the end of March, but due to the restrictions in place to limit the spread of COVID-19, the festival had to be postponed. Luckily the organizers of the event managed to confirm the vast majority of acts for the new …