Tuesday, July 27, 2021
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Portugal

The Portuguese entry is chosen by RTP. Portugal has taken part on and off since 1964 but has never won.

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Day Four

I’m not going to lie, this is a Eurovision 2021 day I’ve not looked forward to. It’s the part of the show laden with...

Portugal – the surprise I wasn’t expecting

I posted earlier that I wanted to be surprised today, and I am, by Portugal. I’m not a fan of this song, or this...

Portugal – It’s a Bond film short of perfection

I was predisposed to loving this song from the moment I heard it in the FdC but now its on stage it’s even better...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 29 – Portugal

Love Is On My Side by The Black Mamba One of the delights of my first trip to Portugal was encountering the unique Portuguese character,...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 29 of 39 – Portugal

I’m quite used to being in a minority.  I was in the minority of the press centre that heard Il Volo bugger up their...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Portugal

PORTUGAL - The Black Mamba - Love Is On My Side Years ago (when I was younger) (obviously), I won a small amount of money...

1 April – She says I was a very serious case

The set at a Eurovision Song Contest is always a talking point. In the 21st Century, it's an eagerly anticipated announcement. How many video...

Portugal start late but still produce a result. the Black Mamba...

For the first time in their history at this contest the Portuguese will send a song entirely in English to the Eurovision.   You'll notice...

FdC 2021 – 2nd Semi Final qualifiers in full.

The results of the 2nd FdC 2021 Semi Final are now known - they didn't announce the jury and televote split (shame) only the...

Portugal: Festival da Canção 2021 – First semi final results

The first semi-final of Festival da Canção 2021 took place on Staurday with ten acts hoping to make the Grand Final on 6 March. The...