Sunday, October 17, 2021

Eurovision 2021: The viewing figures

How many people watched the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest?  Officially the EBU are claiming an audience of around 183 million this year. With many...

Where did your favourites end up? – Phil Summarises 2021 –...

26th United Kingdom So, somewhat predictably the UK finished last in the Eurovision song contest for the second year running. As you can guess by...

A view from the stalls

So whilst I take a week off to recharge and get ready to tell you precisely why your favourite song did badly, as June...

EBU suspends Belarus

At a meeting today the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) Executive Board agreed to suspend Belarus Member BTRC. In a statement, the broadcasting body said:...

Dutch Eurovision corona measures considered success

An experiment into the staging of large-scale events at the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest has been declared a success. Organisers of ‘Fieldlab’ experiments conclude events...

Irish RTÉ considers national final for 2022 Eurovision

After ending last in the first Eurovision 2021 semi-final, the Irish broadcaster RTE is looking to make changes for the next Contest. Head of the...

Italian cities bid for 2022 Eurovision Song Contest

Italian broadcaster Rai (Radio Televisione Italiana) will host the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest following the country's victory at the 2021 contest in Rotterdam, Netherlands,...

UPDATED: Måneskin singer denies Eurovision cocaine use

The lead singer of Eurovision winners Måneskin has denied suggestions he was caught on camera taking drugs and offered to take a drugs test...
James Newman, United Kingdom, Second Rehearsal, Rotterdam Ahoy, 15 May 2021 — EBU / Thomas Hanses

What the UK Press had to say about 2021 Eurovision defeat

With James Newman scoring yet another last place for the UK at Eurovision - this time with zero points - we thought we'd have...

Coming soon to OnEurope …

That's it. We're done telling you all about the songs taking part in Eurovision 2021. We've been here through the (shorter) on-season and 975...