Germany: Selection concept for 2018 announced!

After many disappointing results in the past years, German broadcaster NDR has pleadged again to “totally revolutionize” their National final. They kept us waiting. But last week, they showed us their formula for Success in 2018.   100 piece European panel, 20-25 former ESC Jury members & the German public. This is the formula that…

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21

After the 22nd position about ten days ago, today we’re focusing on the 21st position at the Eurovision Song Contest. Interestingly enough, there’s only been a single year in the history of the show with 21 participants. That was 1988. If it wasn’t for Cyprus (that was drawn to perform 2nd on the night) withdrawing…

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22

We’re continuing our positions/results at Eurovision series today with the 22nd place. With Iceland joining the year before and the return of Italy, Brussels hosted the first contest in history featuring a line-up of 22 participating countries. Even less than for 23, that number of participating countries was to found again in another 3 contest (1989-1990-1991). It…

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New Eurovision Youtube Stats (2)

After a first check 7 months ago, we’re today taking a new look at the top 25 most seen entries’ videos seen on Youtube – by country simply typing “Eurovision” in the search bar at 20.00 CET. Looks like the current referencing has made some songs from the previous top disappear ! Anything you find…

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10 Eurovision songs mentioning animals

It isn’t a mystery to most that the vast majority of songs at the Eurovision Song Contest are, like somewhat based on beauty pageant speeches, but possibly with less grammatical mistakes, about love or peace. However, every now and then, some countries might go incredibly bold and serve us with something different. In any case,…

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