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The Big Five

Five broadcasters cough up the most cash to stage the Eurovision Song Contest – they get a free pass to the final and then moan that nobody likes them.

Seventeen songs… one winner… sounds like the recipe for a Spanish...

RTVE are at it again folks. They have gone down the "Operacion Triumfo" route to select their song for Eurovision in Israel. It may...

Qui va chanter? Listen to the French songs

France2 has revealed the songs and performers competing in Destination Eurovision - the competition that picks a song to represent France at the 2019...
Eurovision, you decide

The BBC Speaks – and OnEurope listens – but will Europe

This morning I had the following drop into my inbox from the British Broadcasting Corporation (*dofs cap*) - Seems changes are afoot in the...

All change for the French team

After three years leading the French Eurovision delegation, Edoardo Grassi has moved on. His replacement is Steven Clerima. The announcement was made yesterday through the...
Eurovision You Decide 2017

We’re still making someone else decide – BBC

The BBC has announced it will stick with 'You Decide' as the way to pick its entry for the Eurovision Song Contest. As last year,...

Yoo-Rop leeving a cel-e-bray-shun

It's back. The talent show that picks the Spanish singer and song that will grace the Eurovision stage and despite every hope end (close...

Meta and Moro take Sanremo crown

In the very small hours, another edition of the Sanremo festival ended with Ermal Meta and Fabrizio Moro winning the Italian spot at the...
You Decide

Making my mind up with the BBC

It’s about time I came out of the off season and doled my wisdom out on you, so here I am – back for...

Love is in the air for Spain

These days, when it comes to talent shows, it's all about the journey. And that's been true of Spanish Eurovision hopefuls Alfred (sings with...

Eurovision 2018: A game of two halves

There are 104 days to go until the great and good of Europe (and bits beyond) gather in Lisbon to compete in the 2018...