Birthdays

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

Eurovision birthdays 3/10 – Your luck could turn in the throw...

If in doubt, name-check a place. Brazil, like yesterday birthday girl. San Francisco maybe - that's bound to be a winner. ...

Eurovision birthdays 2/10 – Today it’s all about the nuts

I'm convinced some people lie about their age. Why so I always wonder. After all, it's only a number, and you're as...

Eurovision birthdays 1/10 – Born to love cheese

Now that we've got our little Austria-fest out of the way, we can move a bit further south. Our friends in Spain have...

Eurovision birthdays 30/9 – Thanks cherry

Austrian birthdays are like buses. You wait ages and ages, and then two come along at once. But when a big Eurovision...

Eurovision birthdays 29/9 – If musik be the cheese of love…

You have to love those Austrians. The home of the waltz and the troubled child prodigy. And a love/hate relationship with our...

Eurovision birthdays 28/9 – Put your hands together?

After yesterday's choice, today brings us back down to earth with a classic - possibly for all the wrong reasons. We get a...

Eurovision birthdays 27/9 – Stay with Oneurope

OK, OK. I'm going all mainstream today. Instead of going quirky, today's birthday girl sang an incredible song/piece of wanfank - depending...

26 September – Oh go on, play that song again

Some performers at Europe's favourite TV show become popular not through how well they did, but purely because they're such nice people. In...

25 September – Let’s get biblical

Some people want it all. Participate in the contest, present the contest, participate in the contest. You know the score But...

23 September – Thinking of cheese, I know – but we’re...

Why has Portugal never won Europe's favourite TV show? They try and try, but Europe ignores them. Just think of Maria Guinot,...