Former Participants – It’s the 1st of September which means Eurovision season truly starts to get underway again with any song being released from now onwards being eligible for entry. It’s also the start of this Year’s UK XFactor contest with several former Eurovision stars auditioning…
Latvia – The Latvian National broadcaster, LTV, has announced that they will allow younger entrants this year for their selection show Supernova 2019. The minimum age has been lowered to 16. They are also looking for a quality radio hit.
Denmark – If you fancy representing Denmark at next year’s Eurovision Song Contest, now is your chance. Danish broadcaster, DR, has revealed how you can enter this year’s Dansk Melodi Grand Prix which will once more choose Denmark’s act.
Sweden – Lovers of Valdaro have been handed the golden ticket to Melodifestivalen by Swedish broadcaster SVT after their performance in the final of P4 Nästa.
Eurovision 2019 – The drama continues in Israel as the clock ticks down today to the EBU securing the €12m financial deposit required from Israeli broadcaster KAN in order to host the Eurovision Song Contest 2019.
Turkey – The General Manager of TRT, the Turkish national broadcaster, has been speaking about the chance of Turkey returning to the Eurovision Song Contest. It has been well documented in the past the country objects to the Big 5 buying their way to the final. It appears that is not the only issue…
Malta – TVM, the Maltese broadcaster, has confirmed that the four Maltese X Factor judges will be Ray Mercia, Alexandra Alden, Howard Keith and Ira Losco (Malta 2002, 2016). The winner of X Factor Malta will go on to be Malta’s representative at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Israel.