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2017

The 62nd Eurovision Song Contest took place in Kiev in Ukraine.

In case you wonder why we use Kiev and not Kyiv, back in 2010, Reuters editor Robert Bessler responded to a reader’s query about the spelling.

“Kiev is not the Russian spelling. It is the commonly accepted English language spelling of the name,” he explained. “We are not writing in Ukrainian, we are writing in English, so we use commonly understood English names for cities – hence Munich rather than Muenchen, Cologne not Koeln, Rome not Roma, etc.”

Lithuania Heat 5 Results

Just to remind you all, this is the final of Subgroup A - Those songs that you all saw in the first 2 weeks. 12...

Who sings when at Eurovision 2017

It's that time of the year again. Eurovision is in the air and the organisers have decided the running order for the two semi-finals...

It’s good and it’s right – Welcome to the Final Belarus

Belarus is the right song at the right time for so many reasons. The shadow that Jacques Houdek cast over proceedings will have long...

Eurovision Countdown 2017 – Part 9

You know how you'll miss us when we're gone, well that day is finally here. The last of our Eurovision Countdown shows for 2017....

UK is going for gold

Ooh UK is brilliant! Lucie does so well. She’s alone in a mustard/gold-coloured dress, and she’s standing on a complicated erection, which has a...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown – Estonia

Verona by Koit Toome & Laura “Sleeping all alone, you wake up with a butt on your hands” sings Laura in the song’s opening line....

Full Eesti Laul 2017 result

Full results from the 2017 Eesti Laul - The only thing that is not on the table below is that the winner got 55%...

I admit Tits and Teeth are a thing but Demy… NO

My first impression of this song is "Crikey there are more than 32 teeth in her mouth". Perhaps that's a little bit wrong of...

The 43 Worst Lyric Lines At Eurovision 2017

OK, so we're used to there being a few cases of lumpy language and dubious translations every year at Eurovision, but this year the denizens...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown – Armenia

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Yw6LdDo7HxA Fly With Me by Artsvik They may have kept us hanging on to be the last country to show its hand this year, but the...