Monday, March 25, 2019

16 February – To end up in Cherbourg

  We have one of those home entries again today. You know what happens. Your desire is to represent your country. You try every year,...

Bilal gets the Eurovision nod for France

So here we are at nearly midnight CET as French broadcaster France 2 finally revealed which of the eight songs in the final gets...

Was the second semi harder than the first? – How was...

Double entendre city there, but what do you expect in this contest? If you followed the results of the first semi  (which you clearly...

First four qualifiers for the French Final

Tonight we saw the first of the "Big Five" in action with France taking to our televisions/internets/phones etc and giving us a damn fine...

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...

29 October- A day will dawn upon three branches of lilac

We pick songs from all eras here at Oneurope. From the glorious 1950s right until the present day. Do you have a preference? Are...

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...

30 June – Never admit, never, never, never, never

I've had enough of colour performances, so to redress that balance, here's one in glorious black & white. No, don't click 'back', you may...

12 June – I liked our toxic love

Do you like a dramatic performance. One that draws you in and makes you feel for the singer. A singer who smoulders in front...

It’s all about the hashtag

If you've spent the last few months under a stone, you might not know, but in this #world, you're nobody without a hashtag. And...