Category: Countries

/ by Gil Laufer -

The Alexander Rybak Interview

Edward Montebello, our editor, has met Alexander Rybak, the winner of the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest for Norway. He also performed yesterday during the interval act of the second semi-final…

/ by Juha Repo -

The final running order is drawn

The running order for Saturday night’s grand final has now been completed, after a draw took place at the winners’ press conference in Baku. The 10 qualifying countries tonight drew…

/ by Juha Repo -

Simon Cowell wants to work on Eurovision?

According to reports in Irish media today, the record industry and TV mogul Simon Cowell has been commenting about the Eurovision Song Contest. “I think the BBC should have asked…

/ by Stella Floras -

Nina Zilli: We should do Eurovision every week

Nina Zilli, the Italian hope in the 57th Eurovision Song Contest spoke to’s Robin Scott about her passion for music, her feelings and her song. [tube][/tube]

/ by Victor Hondal -

Pastora Soler denies pressure not to win ESC

Spanish radiostation ABC Punto Radio interviewed Spanish Eurovision representative Pastora Soler on her forthcoming participation in the final next Saturday. During her conversation with the interviewer, Pastora acknowledged that it…

/ by Stella Floras -

First semi-final results

The first semi-final of the 57th Eurovision Song Contest has just finished. Eighteen acts competed in Baku’s Crystal Hall and 10 got the golden ticket for the Grand Final on…

/ by Victor Hondal -


The host country of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest, Azerbaijan, and the Big-5 countries (France, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom and  Italy) had the opportunity to rehearse their respective entries for…