Thursday, February 25, 2021
Video Birthdays

Birthdays

It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

22 February – But don’t you recognise me?

If you were a singer on the Eurovision stage, would you keep your birth name, or would you adopt a stage name? A stage...

18 February – We can hold our hands together

Sometimes performers aren't always remembered for their three minutes of singing on that hallowed stage. Just occasionally, there's an event outside their control that...

17 February – Your name is printed crystal clear on glass

Do you think it's only a matter of time before another country wins our favourite TV show for the first time? It could, of...

16 February – I love the untuned pianos

It must be something when you know you're a country's last ever entry at Eurovision. You'll be the last word and you might even...

14 February – You’re the symbol of light

Trailblazers come in many different forms. They could be the début entry for a country. They could be a country's first winner. They could...

13 February – Black skies are breaking open on the horizon

There's a small but exclusive club of performers who have done a certain other thing at our favourite contest - become hosts. The first...

12 February – Before you came it was dark everywhere

What's the oddest subject of a Eurovision song you can think of? Many things have been covered, mostly about falling in love with someone,...

11 February – Who conceives a child, does it for pleasure

Do you go to the contests, wherever they are held? Have you been to any? In particular, did you go to the fest in...

10 February – I’m only a woman who likes you silently

Our friends in Canada keep trying to get in on the act, and who can blame them? One of its daughters even won once,...

9 February – This is the time to melt the ice

We obviously would like to see more countries taking part in our favourite TV show. There are a few who have tried their luck...