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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.

Portugal hands Eurovision crown to Maro

Rádio e Televisão de Portugal (RTP) tonight picked Maro with 'Saudade Saudade' as the Portuguese entry to the contest through the national selection Festival...

Portugal’s twenty to follow are out of the traps

It seems like the one you have all been waiting for has now been released. We all *know* that those Melodifestival fans are really...

Monty looks at Georgia, Albania, Portugal and Bulgaria

Goedemorgen Oneuropeans, and welcome to Day 7. A week already! It’s the final second rehearsals for the semi-finalists, and a short day today after...

Portugal – It makes me smile, that’s what music does

As you will know, I loved this song in first rehearsal and nothing I've seen in the last 20 minutes has changed my mind....

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...

Festival Da Cancao 2021 – all the fun of… something fun?

Those crazy Portuguese have leaked (all over YouTube) the twenty songs that are going to vie for the title of RTP's 2021 Eurovision Song...

Time for something Portuguese

RTP has today announced the songs competing to represent Portugal at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. 16 songs will compete in the Festival da Canção...

RTP names composers for 2020 Eurovision shows

The 2020 Eurovision national finals season will once again feature a late-night marathon hosted by Portuguese broadcaster RTP. The Festival da Canção is an acquired...