Tag: estonia

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 …

Uku Suviste wins Eesti Laul 🇪🇪!

Tonight the final of Eesti Laul 2020 took place in Saku Suurhall in Tallinn, and Estonia selected their representative for Eurovision in Rotterdam. And the lucky winner was Uku Suviste! The evening began with the WAF choir together with the contestants singing “Storm”, last year’s winning song by Victor Crone. Victor himself was not present …

Eesti Laul – Semi Final 2

Tonight was the second semi final of Eesti Laul, and the final six contestants for the final on February 29th was found. Several Eesti Laul veterans were in the lineup tonight, such as Traffic, which Stig Rästa is a founding member of. Stig represented Estonia in Eurovision in 2015, and was the songwriter behind the …

Eesti Laul – Semi Final 1

Tonight saw the kickoff of this year’s search for the Estonian representative for the 2020 Eurovision in Rotterdam. Twelve hopeful act went on the stage in Tartu, the second largest city of Estonia, hoping to be among the six acts that would advance to the final, to be held in Tallinn on February 29th. The …

Semi-Final 1 – results

Semi-Final 1 is over, and the first 10 qualifiers for the Grand Final have been found. The performances moving on to the Grand Final are, in order of announcement: 🇬🇷Greece – Katerine Duska – ‘Better Love’ 🇧🇾Belarus – ZENA – ‘Like It’ 🇷🇸Serbia – Nevena Božović – ‘Kruna’ 🇨🇾Cyprus – Tamta – ‘Replay’ 🇪🇪Estonia – …

Semi-Final 1 poll

After an intense week of rehearsals in Tel Aviv, tonight is the live recording and broadcast of Semi-Final 1, where the first 17 acts will perform for your votes, and we’ll get to see part of the Spanish, French and Israeli act as well. The acts for tonight’s Semi-Final 1 are listed below, tell us …

Semi-Final 1 rehearsals

The final preparations for Eurovision in Tel Aviv has started, and over the weekend the contestants of Semi-Final 1 had their first round of rehearsals on the Eurovision stage, with the rehearsal order usually follows the running order. Day 1 First on stage, Saturday morning, was Cyprus, who are taking full advantage of once again …

Baltics offer us pop, jazz and … ethno rock? A quick review!

The Baltic countries always surprise us with their different tastes. This year is yet another where whichever genre you want, you will find it from Baltic countries. As a neighboring country to Lithuania, and also a Baltic Sea region state, Poland is included in this review. The other Baltic Sea states, Germany, Scandinavia and Finland, …

Eesti Laul / Second Semi-Final

Tonight, Estonia chose the other half of the artists for the final of Eesti Laul. The artists who got their tickets will fight it out in the final on February 16 to see who will represent their country in Eurovision. This year the semi-finals took the place in Tartu, which is the second biggest city …

Eesti Laul / First Semi-Final

Tonight, Estonia began its preparations for Eurovision. Since 2009, Estonia does the national selection through the show called Eesti Laul. As previous years, tonight we saw some familiar faces who fought to reach the final to get the ticket for Eurovision. While 2013 Estonian representative Birgit and 2014 Estonian representative artist Tanja was fighting united …