On Stale Artistry in Melodifestivalen: An Editorial

A response to Rebecca Haimi’s article about Mariette, Melodifestivalen, and musical mediocrity.
Ett svar på Rebecca Haimis artikel gällande Mariette, Melodifestivalen och musikalisk medelmåttlighet.

Three-Minute Throwdown: Israel 2020 Edition

Breaking down the four songs Eden Alene is scheduled to sing at 20:30 CET on Tuesday. One of these songs will represent Israel in the upcoming 65th edition of Eurovision.

Belarus: VAL to Rotterdam with Da Vidna

VAL will represent Belarus in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with their song ‘Da Vidna’ after winning national selection Eurofest. The song was #12 in the selection running order and is written by Uladzislaŭ Paškievič, Valeryja Hrybusava and Mikita Najdzionaŭ. The results in the selection were as follows: Val – “Da vidna” (20 points) Yan Yarosh…

Three-Minute Throwdown: Estonia 2020 Edition

Inside: an in-depth preview of all 12 songs competing on Saturday at 19:30 EET (18:30 CET) to represent Estonia in 2020, succeeding Victor Crone, who is competing in his home Melodifestivalen this year.

The five Romanian songs have been released! Listen below.

The five songs to be sung by Roxen in the Romanian Eurovision selection have been released. You can listen via TVR’s playlist or click down below. A review of the five songs will be coming shortly through the Three-Minute Throwdown Series (previews of Slovenia and Ukraine, whose national finals are this weekend, are available). Which…