Today: Junior Eurovision Opening Ceremony

Today, the Junior Eurovision Opening Ceremony takes place in Katowice, Poland. Share The Joy! It’s Junior Eurovision week, which signifies the start of rehearsals, interviews and more. As you may have already seen, several artists have began flying into Gliwice-Silesia ready for the week ahead. You can catch all of the photos from the airport…

Hungary & Montenegro out; 41 countries to Eurovision 2020

41 countries will participate in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest, held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The European Broadcasting Union has confirmed today that 41 countries will be going to Rotterdam next may. Among those is Bulgaria, who is returning after a year’s absence. Withdrawing is Montenegro and Hungary, who initially confirmed their withdrawal last month….

More Scheduling Information Released For Eurovision 2020

Open up to Rotterdam! More scheduling information has been released for the upcoming 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. The City of Rotterdam has published the document, signed with NOS, with information regarding the hosting of the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. Within the document, there are provisional dates, they are: Reference Group Meetings – taking place on…

Ireland: Eurovision Alum Gay Byrne Passes Aged 85

Well-known Irish Eurovision spokesperson, host and commentator Gay Byrne has passed away, aged 85. Gabriel Mary ‘Gay’ Byrne, simply known as Gay Byrne, has passed today at the grand age of 85 after suffering from a long-term illness. Byrne is known for his work in the television industry, especially in the Eurovision Song Contest. He…

Armenia: Official Music Video of ‘Colours Of Your Dream’ Released

The official video of ‘Colours of Your Dream’ by Karina Ignatyan, representing Armenia at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest, has been released. The video, which was produced by MAG film show, was initially released a few days earlier but later deleted. The music video is now officially released and is available to watch on…

New Version of ‘Ashen’ Performed Live For Belarus

Liza Misnikova performed a new version of ‘Ashen’, which she will go onto sing in Gliwice-Silesia this November, representing Belarus at the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Representing Belarus at this year’s Junior Eurovision contest is 14-year-old Liza, who will sing ‘Pepelny’ (Ashen) on November 24th at the Gliwice Arena, Poland. Earlier this week, she…

Bulgaria: Eurovision Song Contest Participation Possible?

Photo: Bulgaria at JESC 2016. © Wikimedia Recently, it was announced that indeed Bulgaria would be participating in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. Find Out More Here. In this article, we review everything that’s happening with Bulgaria and the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. First things first, let’s clarify why we’re…

France: Carla to Junior Eurovision 2019 with ‘Bim Bam Toi’

Carla will represent France at the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with ‘Bim Bam Toi’. Written and composed by Igit, Barbara Pravi, ‘Bim Bam Toi’ will be sung by Carla this November in Gliwice-Silesia. Listen to her song here. Junior Eurovision 2019 The 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland in…

JuniorEurovision’19: Gromee To Create ‘Share The Joy’ Theme Song

Gromee, who represented Poland in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, will create the theme song for the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, taking place next month. Polish broadcaster TVP has revealed that music producer and DJ Gromee will create the theme song for the contest, taking place on the 24th of November in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland….

Italy: Music Video & Artist Revealed

Italy has released their Junior Junior Eurovision Song Contest music video. Marta Viola will represent the nation in Gliwice-Silesia this November. She will sing ‘La Voce Della Terra’, which translates to ‘The Voice Of The Earth’. The video was filmed at Intesa Sanpaolo , The Skyscraper, Turin. It will be amazing to perform in front…

Exclusive: An Interview With Kseniya Simonova

ESCtakeover are proud to present an exclusive interview with Got Talent and Eurovision sand artist star Kseniya Simonova, from Ukraine. You can find out more about her here. First of all, how are you doing? You’ve just performed in Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions and made it all the way to third! Congratulations. Thank you!…

Meet: Kseniya Simonova

Find out more about Kseniya Simonova, from our new & exclusive interview. Born in April 1985, Kseniya Simonova is a worldwide-acclaimed sand and snow artist, originally born in Ukraine. She rose to fame after winning the first series of Ukraine’s Got Talent, and receiving a prize of one million hryvna (equivalent to 110,000 dollars). She…

Spain: First Staging Details Revealed For ‘Marte’

Toñy Prieto, the stage director for Melani at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest has revealed details of the staging of Spain’s performance in Gliwice-Silesia. The staging board which will be respoonsible for Spain’s staging has revealed that the Spanish Broadcaster has ‘hired an English professional, with a lot of experience in Eurovision’. Prieto also…