Russia

Russia: Little Big Reveal Entry Tonight!

Russia – The Russian entry will be revealed tonight at 21.30 (CET). Selected internally, the punk-rave pop group Little Big, will represent Russia in Rotterdam. The reveal will take place during the talk show “Evening Urgant”. 

Revamps Released

Rotterdam 2020 – Already three countries have released their final revamps, Albania, Czech Republic and Romania, while Russia is still keeping their song hidden and has officially stated that they’ll reveal it Thursday.

Russia: It’s Little Big to Rotterdam!

Russia – C1R, the national broadcaster in charge of the contest, has revealed that they’ve internally picked punk band Little Big to represent them in Rotterdam! The song is yet to be revealed.

Eurovision 2019: Results of Second Semi-Final

Eurovision 2019 – Tonight we finally saw the second semifinal, with 18 entries participating and 21 countries voting all together chose the 10 finalists! Find out which they are! Comment, discuss and analyze with us!

Tonight: Eurovision 2019 Second Semi Final!

Eurovision 2019 – This is it! Tonight we will finally find out the last ten qualifiers that will join the Big 5 and Israel in the Grand Final on Saturday. The anticipation will finally be over. When you sit down to watch it and would like to discuss it, please do so here.

Recap of Rehearsals Day 7

Eurovision 2019 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Saturday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the second rehearsals to semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, predict…

Eurovision 2019 Rehearsals: Day 7

Eurovision 2019 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Saturday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the second rehearsals to the second half of semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Recap of Rehearsals Day 4

Eurovision 2019 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Saturday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the first rehearsals to the second half of semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Eurovision 2019 Rehearsals: Day 4

Eurovision 2019 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Saturday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the first rehearsals to the first half of semifinal 1: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Russia: Song Revealed

Russia – The Russian broadcaster, RTR, has revealed todaythe song that they’ve internally selected to represent them: “Scream“, performed by Sergey Lazarev and written by Dimitris Kontopoulos, Phillip Kirkorov & Sharon Vaugh and produced by Kontopoulos himself.

Russia: Sergey Lazarev to Tel Aviv!

Russia – The Russian broadcaster, RTR, has revealed today that they’ll send Sergey Lazarev again to the Eurovision Song Contest! The country has only selected two artists for the last four editions and will therefore trust their last participant who scored a Top 3 result!

Eurovision 2018: Results of Semifinal 2

Eurovision 2018 – Tonight we finally saw the second semifinal, with 18 entries participating and 21 countries voting all together chose the 10 finalists! Find out which they are! Comment, discuss and analyze with us!

Tonight: Eurovision 2018 Second Semi Final

Eurovision 2018 – Tonight we will finally find out the last ten qualifiers that will join the Big 5 and Portugal in the Grand Final on Saturday. The anticipation will finally be over. When you sit down to watch it and would like to discuss it, please do so here.

Recap of Rehearsals Day 7

Eurovision 2018 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Sunday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the second rehearsals to the last entries of semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Eurovision 2018 Rehearsals: Day 7

Eurovision 2018 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Sunday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the second rehearsals to the second half of semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Recap of Rehearsals Day 3

Eurovision 2018 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Sunday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the first rehearsals to the first half of semifinal 2: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

Eurovision 2018 Rehearsals: Day 3

Eurovision 2018 – With two weeks to go to the contest, daily rehearsals start this Sunday and of course the Eurovision Times will do its best to cover them; here’s for the first rehearsals to the first half of semifinal 1: pics and vids will be officially released and we get to discuss, debate, analyze, […]

TEKO 2018: Group 3 Results

TEKO 2018 – Voting in group 3 is closed! See the results of the group with Cyprus, Russia, and Switzerland!

TEKO 2018: Vote in Group 3!

TEKO 2018: Vote in Group 3!

TEKO 2018 – It’s time to vote in group 3 of TEKO 2018; a knockout format (like the World Cup) tournament for Eurovision 2018. Today, you can start voting in the group of Cyprus, Russia, and Switzerland!

Russia: Listen to Julia’s “I Won’t Break”!

Russia – The Russian entry for this year, to be sung by Julia Samoylova is now online. The song is called ‘I Won’t Break’. It was leaked earlier today on esc sites but is now officially on Eurovision’s YouTube. Julia will perform in the second semi-final (first half) in Lisbon on the 10th of May. 

Last Super Weekend

Just like last year, we will witness Super Weekends with many shows happening all at once. Instead of opening all threads, hard to follow for everyone, we decided to have just one thread for all shows to follow live so we can all discuss them together. Still 8 songs to go!

Russia: Yulia Samoylova’s Entry to be Revealed Tomorrow

Russia – The Russian entry for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, which will be sung by Yulia Samoylova, will be revealed on the Voskresnoye vremya program tomorrow, Sunday 11th March, at 19:00 (CET).

Eurovision 2017: Russia Withdrawal

Eurovision 2017 – Yesterday saw the confirmation by Russia that it will not take part in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. The EBU has been unable to broker any srt of agreement between Ukraine and Russia over the participation of Yulia Samoilova. 

Russia: Yulia Samoylova Banned from Ukraine

Russia – Russia’s participation in the 2017 contest is now in question as today the host country Ukraine have decided to ban choice for Eurovision, Yulia Samoylova from the country. As such she will be unable to compete in the contest in May.

Russia: It’s Yulia Samoylova to Kyiv!

Russia – With the confirmation that they will take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017, it has just been announced on Russian TV that Yulia Samoylova will represent Russia in Kyiv with the song ‘Flame is burning‘. See the video now… 

Eurovision Song Contest 2016 Tonight

Eurovision 2016 – This is it! Finally! After one year, and a long season, tonight we will finally watch the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2016. 26 countries are taking part and only one will win. When you sit down to watch it and would like to discuss it, please do so here.

Eurovision 2016: Running Order Revealed

Eurovision 2016 – One of the last important aspects yet to know in order to predict the final outcome is now out as the running order has been made and approved. Find out who was given a chance… and who wasn’t!

Eurovision 2016: Spotlight on Sergey Lazarev (Russia)

Russia – This year RTR the Russian Broadcaster again picked their representative internally selecting Sergey Lazarev. Sergey is a well known pop star in Russia and he will be performing his song “You’re The Only One”. The song qualified to the Grand Final after the first semi final.

Eurovision 2016: Results of Semifinal 1

Eurovision 2016 – Tonight we finally saw the second semifinal, with 18 entries participating and 21 countries voting all together chose the 10 finalists! Find out which they are! Comment, discuss and analyze with us!

Russia: Jury Member is Withdrawn

Russia – As you know yesterday was the jury final of the First Semi Final and controversy soon followed when one of the Russian Jurors filmed herself and the jury watching the live stream of the Jury Rehearsal. Today, following this controversy, the EBU have taken action