Denmark: Ben & Tan say “YES” to Eurovision 2020!

Ben & Tan will represent Denmark in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest after winning Dansk Melodi Grand Prix, hosted by DR. The results from the final of Dansk Melodi Grand Prix are as follows: Ben & Tan – “Yes” (super-finalist) Sander Sanchez – “Screens” (super-finalist) Emil – “Ville ønske jeg havde kendt dig” (super-finalist) Benjamin Kissi – “Faith”…

Sweden: The Mamas to Eurovision 2020 with “Move”

The Mamas will represent Sweden in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Move” after winning the 60th edition of Melodifestivalen, held in Stockholm. 28 songs and six amazing shows concluded tonight, when the Swedish public and eight international juries agreed to send The Mamas to Rotterdam for the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. The results from…

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.

Romania: Roxen to Take ”Alcohol You” to Rotterdam for Eurovision 2020

Roxen will represent Romania in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest, performing the song ‘Alcohol You’. Tonight, TVR hosted a live national selections, in which internally selected Roxen performed her five competing songs, which were: “Beautiful Disaster” “Cherry Red” “Colors” “Alcohol You” “Storm” The result was determined by a 50/50 voting split of a national jury…

Samira Efendi Announced As Azerbaijani Representative

It’s official, Samira Efendi will represent the land of fire, Azerbaijan, at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Samira was selected as the nation’s representative in an internal selection, where she was up against Efendi, Laman Dadasheva, Elvin Novruzov, Jabrail Rasulov and Riad Abdulov. She will finally represent her country after four…

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.