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It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

12 January – I’m like a butterfly

I may have said this before, but some songs in our favourite TV show always benefit from a prop. It doesn't have to be...

11 January – Days are maybe bright or maybe grey

Some of you may only have ever seen contests in glorious colour. And the quality seems to get higher every year. A pity the...

10 January – We didn’t want neither wars nor pain

This is a birthday that I enjoy posting, as it's unique in so many ways. I guess lots of songs are unique, but this...

9 January – You’ll walk along the road of your desire

Have you ever wondered how difficult it is to open a Eurovision Song Contest? On the one hand, you get your three minutes out...

8 January – I’m going crazy because of this nonsense

One of the things about taking part in our favourite TV contest is the audience. Yes, it's a TV show first and foremost, but...

7 January – Step by step, hand in hand, more and...

You wait ages, and then two duos come along at once. One's a classic song with an instant hook and star potential. And the...

6 January – Wanna know, wanna know, wanna know

It had to come soon enough that one half of a duo has a birthday. Do you think you can spot which half it...

5 January – Like a nightmare, never ending

If you're a fan of the history of our favourite TV show, you'll first know that there were contests before 2000. You'll also know...

4 January – So then, when will you join me?

Another day, another birthday, and today it comes from plucky little Belgium. You know the place - capital of Europe and made up of...

3 January – As high as the highest mountain, as low...

Did you ever wonder what makes a good selection process for your country's act? Should it be a series of shows lasting months where...