Ukraine: 18 Semi-finalists Revealed

Ukraine National broadcaster UA:PBC is running this year’s Vidbir selection finals in conjunction with commercial network STB. Today 18 acts were revealed for Vidbir 2018, including some familiar names from last year.  Continue Reading »


Montenegro: 5 Finalists Revealed for 17th February Final

Montenegro – Broadcaster RTCG is running a national selection this year and has whittled 31 entries down via a jury to 5 finalists. The final will be held on 17th February 2018 at the Hilton Podgorica hotel. 5 songs with composers have also been revealed, but not who will sing each song.  Continue Reading »


Norway: Listen to the 10 Finalists Online Now

Norway – The ten finalists that will take part in the NRK Melodi Grand Prix 2018 have been announced and you can listen to their songs online now. There are some big returning names including former winner Alexander Rybak (2009) as well as Stella Mwangi (2011) and Aleksander Walmann of Jowst (2017).  Continue Reading »


Tonight: First French Semifinal

France – Nine acts taking part in the French national final called Destination Eurovision will part in the first semi-final, which was recorded earlier this week. A 100% jury deicision will pick the four that will qualify to the final! The show starts at 9 pm. Continue Reading »


Sweden: Melodifestivalen Running Orders for Semi-finals Released

Sweden – Swedish broadcaster SVT has revealed the running order of the four semi-finals in Melodifestivalen 2018. The first one is to be held in Karstad on 3rd February 2018, followed each week by further semi-fina in Gothenburg, Malmö and Örnsköldsvik Continue Reading »


Finland: Saara Aalto to Present Three Songs in February

Finland – The Finnish representative for Lisbon, Saara Aalto, will reveal 3 different songs on 9th February 2018, 16th February 2018 and 23rd February 2018. Finland will then get to choose via UMK 2018 which one she will sing in Lisbon.


Belarus: National Final on 16th February

Belarus – National broadcaster, BTRC, has announced that the national final to select Belarus’ Eurovision entry will take place on Friday 16th February 2018. Eleven acts will battle it out to win the ticket to Lisbon.