Tag Archive | Eurovision Song Contest

Eurovision’s Sarah McTernan Received Threats and Abuse

Former Participants – Sarah McTernan, Ireland’s representative in the recent Eurovision Song Contest, has revealed that she suffered threats and abusive messages during her time representing her country.

182 Million Watch Eurovision 2019 on TV

Eurovision 2019 – The EBU has today released viewing figures for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. 182 Million people watched the Eurovision semi-finals and / or final on TV for at least a minute. 

Barbara Dex Award: The Winner is…

Barbara Dex Award – This year’s winner of the annual Barbara Dex Award has been announced. The award is for the worst dressed representative(s) from this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and is now hosted on its home of songfestival.be. Check out now who won…

Ireland: Eurosong Alumni Andrew Mann Passes Away

Ireland – Andrew Mann, twice a Eurosong hopeful for Ireland, has sadly died. Friends of the Irish singer/songwriter have expressed their shock and sadness on social media.

Iceland Allocated Worst Seats by El Al Staff?

Eurovision 2019 – It appears that Iceland entry, Hatari, have already paid a small price for their display of Palestinian scarves during this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.

iTunes Chart Success for Duncan Laurence, Mahmood, Chingiz, KEiiNO & Luca Hänni

Eurovision 2019 – Now that the grand final has aired, we take a look at which artists have made the most impact on the iTunes chart this week. Several artists other than the Dutch winner, Duncan Laurence, have been charting all over the world.

Eurovision Contest Producer Christer Björkman Rushed to Hospital

Eurovision 2019 – Eurovision Contest Producer, Christer Björkman, was rushed to hospital in Tel Aviv yesterday with a blood clot in the throat. Björkman, who represented Sweden in 1992 has worked on the Swedish selection programme Melodifestivalen and as a producer for the Eurovision Song Contest for some years.