3 million viewers for chaotic Eurovision final

Presenter Laura Pausini who became ill. Problems with voices not getting through. Bad connection with multiple countries. In between the news from the EBU that there may have been fraud in the scoring during the second semifinal… Anyway, Ukraine was the undeniable winner. And now we have to wait and see in which country the … Read more

Will the Eurovision Song Contest go to Ukraine if Kalush Orchestra wins tonight? † NOW

You’ve been hearing it for weeks: Ukraine looks set to win the Eurovision Song Contest of 2022. The bookmakers are still sure that Kalush Orchestra with Stefania will get the most votes. And so the question arises: if they win, will the whole party go to Ukraine next year? Yes, says Oleg Psiuk, the rapper … Read more

The Rasmus had worldwide hits, why are they participating in the Eurovision Song Contest? † NOW

The Eurovision Song Contest can be a wonderful springboard for young artists. A place where you introduce yourself to the world and show what you have to offer. On Thursday an old acquaintance will be on stage: for Finland, The Rasmus is participating this year. The band scored worldwide hits in the early years of … Read more

Eurovision update: Jan Smit does not find objectivity very exciting | NOW

Belgium, Australia and San Marino will compete against fifteen other countries tonight for a place in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday. The rehearsals finally seemed to go without technical problems, although the singer from Belgium looked very nervous. Jan Smit and Cornald Maas will also be there again tonight for comment. … Read more

Why are Israel and Australia allowed to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest? † NOW

When you say Eurovision, you think of Europe, but in practice Israel and Australia have been participating in the Song Contest for years. And that while they do not belong to Europe. What’s up with that? Provided: Australia and Israel are not the only countries that ever participated in the Eurovision Song Contest and are … Read more

The Rasmus had worldwide hits, why are they participating in the Eurovision Song Contest? † NOW

The Eurovision Song Contest can be a wonderful springboard for young artists. A place where you introduce yourself to the world and show what you have to offer. On Thursday an old acquaintance will be on stage: for Finland, The Rasmus is participating this year. The band scored worldwide hits in the early years of … Read more

Scoring with a love song to your own sorrow

It was a remarkable tweet during the Eurovision Song Contest of 2021. ‘Honey, how are we going to make sure I can participate in Eurovision next year?’ The author was S10, a singer who has been under the shelter of the influential hip-hop label Noah’s Ark since 2017. She had become known for dark songs … Read more