Tag Archive | UK

UK: ‘Eurovision: You Decide’ Dumped

UK – The BBC has confirmed that its national selection programme, Eurovision: You Decide, has been dumped for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and an exciting new partnership with the record company BMG will help select the UK’s representative instead.

UK: It’s Michael Rice to Tel Aviv!

UK – The UK has chosen Michael Rice to represent them in Israel, with the song ‘Bigger than us‘, written by Laurell Barker, Anna-Klara Folin, John Lundvik and Jonas Thander. 

UK Decides Tonight!

UK – The United Kingdom will select its representative tonight using the selection programme Eurovision: You Decide. 6 artists battle it out via duels to be selected. The show will be broadcast on BBC2 from 20.30(CET). 

UK: Songs for Eurovision to be Revealed on Wednesday

UK – The BBC will reveal the 6 artists and 3 songs that will take part in this year’s national selection, Eurovision: You Decide, on Wednesday 23rd January 2019 from 10am. As usual it will be via the Ken Bruce radio show on BBC Radio 2. 

UK: National Final Returns, But Changed Format

UK – The United Kingdom has revealed that once more it will use its national final programme, Eurovision:You Decide, to choose its representative. Mel Giedroyc and Måns Zelmerlöw (Sweden, 2015) will host, and the event will take place in Salford, Manchester.

UK: Submission Period Open Until 26th October

UK – If you want to represent the UK at Eurovision, the BBC is accepting song submissions from the public until October 26th 2018. As per last year, the UK OGAE fan club will be able to vote to shortlist those public submissions. In addition the BBC will look for submissions from established songwriters and […]

UK: It’s SuRie to Lisbon!

United Kingdom – In tonight’s live show from the iconic Brighton Dome, the UK chose SuRie to be its representative in Lisbon. She will sing ‘Storm‘ which was a real crowd pleaser live.