Nightwish’s Floor Jansen: third singer from band to express Eurovision interest

Since their formation in 1996, Finnish symphonic power metal band Nightwish has had three different female lead vocalists. Now Floor Jansen, their latest lead vocalist from the Netherlands, has expressed possible interest in competing for her home country, following the footsteps of her vocalist predecessors. 2000: Suomen euroviisukarsinta with Tarja Turunen In 2000, the band…

Sweden: A Total Of 2,545 Songs Have Been Submitted For Melodifestivalen

SVT has announced that they have received 2,545 songs for Melodifestivalen 2020. This year, 2,545 songs have been submitted for Melodifestivalen, the Swedish national selection. 2,295 songs were submitted last year, so there is an increase of 250 songs. The selection will begin on February the 1st in Linköping and eventually decide Sweden’s representative on…

Rotterdam Will Host The 2020 Eurovision Song Contest on the 12, 14 & 16th of May!

The European Broadcasting Union and this year’s three Dutch broadcasters have announced that Rotterdam will host the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. Rotterdam and the Rotterdam Ahoy have been announced as the hosting city and venue for next year’s Eurovision Song Contest. The city was shortlisted from five Dutch cities to two, beating Maastricht to the…

Ida, Aleksander & Roxsana Will Host The 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest

The European Broadcasting Union have confirmed the three hosts of the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Ida Nowakowska, Aleksander Sikora & Roksana Węgiel will host the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, taking place in Gliwice-Silesia on the Sunday, the 24th of November at Arena Gliwice. The announcement was made by the EBU at 20:30/21:30. Meet…