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  • Germany confirms Junior Eurovision 2020 debut in Warsaw
    The country will be making its first-ever appearance in the contest after following the competition closely for several years. Germany will take part at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020. NDR and ZDF will broadcast the show on the kids’ channel KiKA, which already airs the highly succe...
  • Junior Eurovision: Poland opens submissions for 2020 national selection
    TVP has opened submissions for their 2020 national selection for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place on home soil. The broadcaster will use the same method that led Viki to a “sukces” as they will select their representative from the talent show Szansa Na Sukces. ...
  • Netflix releases ‘The Story of Fire Saga’, the first Eurovision-themed movie ever!
    Have you ever wondered how a Eurovision-themed movie would look like? The time has already come! Join the party today and share the excitement about it, cause Netflix is bringing it out with ‘Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga’ ! The Eurovision Song Contest has been part o...
  • Eurovision: Professionals speak up about pre-recorded backing vocals
    Earlier this week, EBU revealed a change in the rules for the Eurovision Song Contest 2021, lifting the ban of backing vocals (harmonies) from the backing tracks. This hasn’t been taken positively by most of the collectives involved in the competition. Fans, composers and backing vocalists t...
  • EBU reveals new rule changes for Eurovision 2021
    EBU hast just revealed a few rule changes to ensure the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 will take place in May next year. Also, they have announced these changes will continue for many years. “The lessons learned from the spring of 2020 are that we need to plan for a global crisis, and we have ...
  • Could Greece return to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest?
    According to Greek fansite EurovisionFun, ERT could be considering a return to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The Mediterranean country hasn’t taken part in the kids’ competition since 2008. All EBU members have received an invitation to take part in the upcoming Junior Eurovision...
  • Dates for Eurovision 2021 announced
    EBU and AVROTROS have just revealed the dates for the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. The upcoming edition of the competition will take place on May 18, 20 and 22 at Rotterdam’s Ahoy. Eurovision 2021 will be held in The Netherlands after the cancellation of the 2020 contest due to the Covid-19...
  • Junior Eurovision: These are the 4 Dutch final acts
    AVROTROS has revealed the four acts that will compete at the Dutch national final for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020. 11 candidates will take part in the live show allocated into four acts, one girl band, one boy band, one duo and a soloist. After going through all the audition rounds, 11...
  • Sweden: SVT begins preparations for Melodifestivalen 2021
    Right after the cancellation of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, SVT made clear that The Mamas will not represent Sweden in Eurovision 2021. For Sweden, Melodifestivalen is just as big as Eurovision, if not bigger, so the broadcaster didn’t want to cancel Melodifestivalen 2021. SVT...
  • Junior Eurovision: 2020 Dutch finalists announced
    AVROTROS has revealed the 11 candidates that will compete at the Dutch national final for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020. They have been selected from live auditions held earlier this year. After going through all the audition rounds, the following performers were chosen to take part in t...
  • Viewing Figures: ‘Europe Shine A Light’ reaches more than 70 million viewers
    After Eurovision 2020 was cancelled, EBU in collaboration with NPO, NOS and AVROTOS, started preparing a special program to pay tribute to Eurovision 2020 contestants, but above all to shine Europe with music. This special program started at 21:00 CEST with a duration of 2 hours. ‘Europe Shi...
  • Norway: Expanded Melodi Grand Prix to return for 2021
    While Norway used 2020 to celebrate the 60th anniversary its beloved Melodi Grand Prix, fans were in for a six week extravanganza filled with 5 semi-finals leading to the grand final night in Trondheim. It was speculated that the expanded format was commemorative and that the one show format would...
  • Spain: Melani García wants to return to Junior Eurovision
    Melani García, who represented Spain at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020, has revealed that she’s open to competing at the kids’ music show. The young performer achieved the 3rd place in Gliwice with the song Marte. Yesterday, during an interview with RTVE before ‘Europe ...
  • Junior Eurovision 2020 to take place in Warsaw – Logo and motto revealed
    Viki Gabor has been the one who has just announced the host city of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2020 during the Europe Shine A Light broadcast. The competition will take place on November 29 in Warsaw, the capital of Poland, under the motto Move The World! The creative concept behind the sl...
  • Lithuania wins OGAE Fan Contest!
    Lithuania has won OGAE Fan Contest, an alternative competition organised by the fan club after the cancellation of the actual Eurovision Song Contest 2020. The Roop was selected to represent Lithuania with the song On Fire: The annual OGAE Poll is the official fan club voting that brings the opini...
  • Tonight: Europe will shine a light from Hilversum!
    Once again the most anticipated Eurovision night of the year has arrived, but this time it will not be as we would have liked. When the 2019 contest ended in Tel Aviv with the victory of Duncan Laurance and we set out for the next edition to be held in The Netherlands, we could have […]
  • Tonight: Watch OGAE Fan Contest results show
    Today OGAE International will reveal the results of its special Fan Contest. After the cancellation of the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, the official fan club released a brand new format to select the fans’ favourite of this year’s edition. The annual OGAE Poll is the official fan club...
  • Czech television confirms Benny Cristo as its representative in Eurovision 2021
    A few minutes ago, the Czech Republic public broadcaster has released a statement through their official Facebook ESCCZ page informing that Benny Cristo will be their representative for Eurovision 2021. Fans and viewers will be able to comment on the song that will represent them next year, implyi...
  • Voting breakdown #eurostream2020 revealed
    With Daði og Gagnamagnið as the winner representing Iceland, the first edition of EuroStream comes to an end, but before that, the organization of the virtual competition has released the disaggregated results of the voting of the three shows eurostream consisted of. SEMI-FINAL 1 You can access ...
  • Iceland and Daði og Gagnamagnið are proclaimed winners of #eurostream2020
    A few minutes ago, the first edition of Eurostream 2020 ended. The European jury and the public selected Daði og Gagnamagnið as the first winner of EuroStream, the online competition organized by some of the large Eurovision news websites in which they have joined forces to celebrate this event ...
  • Live: Grand Final of #Eurostream2020 to be held tonight
    After the celebration of the two semifinals, the final broadcast of EuroStream 2020 Grand Final has arrived, in which 26 countries will compete, just as they would in Eurovision, to proclaim themselves winners of this first edition. Due to the cancellation of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest ...
  • #Eurostream2020: Last 10 qualifiers announced
    The second semi-final of EuroStream 2020, the online project organized by some of the big Eurovision news websites by joining forces to celebrate this event after the cancellation of Eurovision due to the COVID-19 pandemic, took place tonight. In today’s semifinal, 18 countries competed to g...
  • Live: Second Semi-Final of #Eurostream2020 tonight
    Eurostream 2020 continues with the second semifinal in which 18 participants will compete, just as they would have done in Eurovision, to get a place in the final this coming Saturday. Due to the cancellation of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest after the covid-19 crisis, some of the large Eur...
  • #Eurostream2020: First 10 qualifiers announced
    The first semi-final of EuroStream 2020 has taken place tonight. The online festival organized by some of the large Eurovision news websites have joined forces to celebrate this event after the cancellation of Eurovision due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In today’s semifinal, the 17 countries th...
  • Live: First Semi-Final of #Eurostream2020 tonight
    Due to the cancellation of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest after the covid-19 crisis, some of the large Eurovision news websites have joined forces to organize the first edition of EuroStream. Tonight at 21.00h CET will take place live the first semi-final of EuroStream 2020 in which, as...
  • Eurostream 2020 Jury Members and Hosts Revealed
    With the first Semi-Final of Eurostream 2020 only one day away, the organisers and partners can now reveal the full list of music experts who will be in the 41 national juries. All jurors are proven music and/or cultural experts or media pundits in their respective nations, with or without prior E...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Download the Eurovision 2020 ESCplus Handbook!
    The month of May has arrived and although this year we will not be able to celebrate it as usual, the ESCplus team has prepared its traditional Handbook to the Eurovision Song Contest. In it you will find an initial introduction with all the detailed general information regarding the organization ...
  • AfriMusic Song Contest 2020 winner to perform during #EuroStream2020 Grand Final on 9 May
    The partner platforms behind ‘Eurostream 2020’ are excited to announce the interval act for the Grand Final, to be broadcasted live on Saturday 9 May. Nigeria’s Dhortune ThatOndoBoy was crowned winner of the third edition of the ‘AfriMusic Song Contest’. 24 African countries took part in...
  • EuroStream 2020 Semi-Final 2 running order revealed
    After an exciting draw ceremony held by Eurostream 2020 partner EuroWhat? Podcast, the running order for the second Semi-Final is now revealed. The live broadcast of Semi-Final 1 is exactly one week away, and will take place on Tuesday 5 May 2020. This Friday, May 1st, all information regarding th...

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