Monday, March 1, 2021
Video Birthdays

Birthdays

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

11 March – Shut up shut up about it

Do you play any contests on repeat? Are you convinced that the xxth Eurovision Song Contest was the best one ever? Maybe your favourite...

1 September – All that is grey and boring gets an...

You want a classic song? And I mean a classic song. A classic amongst classics. If you were around when this was performed live...

3 March – Everybody hums and everybody loves

A song about yourself can sometimes be a good thing. It tells people about you, and lets them get to know what makes you...

ESC birthdays 4/4 – Don’t let the firefly s*it on your...

Our friends in Cyprus try hard. Who would love to go to Afrodite's Isle for two weeks of sun-drenched Eurovision madness? Me for one....

28 November – Left me breathless with nothing more to lose

We miss Hungary. There, we've said it. Putting politics aside, they've put in some memorable stuff since that début in sunny Ljubljana in 1993....

18 September – If you really love the love you say...

Another week and another birthday, and it's from our friends in Luthuania. As you'll know, they have an interesting selection process down Kaunas way...

9 March – A long forgotten dream comes back to life

It's trier time again. And what a trier we have today. There have been others, but no-one else has performed in three contests, and...

21 November – Don’t mistake me

Let's think big today. Countries that is. There are few, despite how small our fair continent is. But nowadays Eurovision songs don't need to...

2 August – I sing to the earth which has seen...

So soon into August, and we have a winner. Yes, some of you may know that there were contests before 2000, and some countries...

14 September – Are you feeling curly?

What is it about Denmark? No, I'm not talking about the mouthful of potatoes thing. That's a given. I'm on about their penchant for...