Belarus – what a mess!

So ... despite the roars of laughter in the press room on Monday when we all saw the concept for this song - if...

Belarose …

Alekseev just brought a huge guffaw to the press centre with the Belorussian staging that follows the long forgotten mantra that more is definitely...

Belorussian blood roses

Oh, Belarus! This is hilarious! Alekseev is in whist atop a plinth and holds a rose in his hands to which he croons. He...

You know you wonder …

why PhilC comes to Eurovision, gets here and spends oodles of his own cash to sit in a press room. Well, Belarus' 2018 entry has...

15 April – Got it deep inside

It seems I'm stuck in semi-final limbo at the moment. Yes, I could have picked other birthdays today, but sometimes those unlucky semi-finalists are...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Belarus

Most years, the Belarusian entrants stab at singing in English provides an unitended giggle, last year they stayed native, and it paid off. This...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 6 – BELARUS

Forever by Alekseev It’s not a national final season without some controversy, and so often that’s come from either Belarus or Ukraine. This year one...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 7 – Belarus

Now, as I am away for the weekend you’ll be pleased to know that I knocked this up when sober so ... This is a...

It’s Alekseev with “Forever” for Belarus

Alekseev won the Belarusian national selection for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest with the song 'Forever'. Ten acts competed with the winner being decided...

I love Belarus – but do you? – DO YOU?

Back on 3 January it was announced by BRTC that 95 songs had been submitted for the national final. The participating songs were performed...