National Finals Explained — Sanremo

Before there was Eurovision, there’s the Sanremo Music Festival, one of Italy’s most loved institutions. More than a mere national final, it’s an entertainment spectacle filled with music, banter, and some of the unexpected. Hold on tight!

National Finals Explained — Vidbir

In the first of our national finals series, we look at Vidbir! Ukraine’s new national selection is known for its wide diversity of songs, as well as the controversies involved in its current political climate.

Three Songs To Note Daylight Savings Time ending

The end of Daylight Savings Time is known for the elongating nights and shortened days. What are some of the best songs for those who embrace the dark?

Stefan: “I feel that especially now we need hope for a better future”

With his guitar, a cinematic filter, and a tune that could fit in a spaghetti Western movies, Stefan brings to Turin an epic song about resilience, one which he believes the message is necessary today.

Cornelia Jakobs: “My goal was to stay close to myself and show what I can do”

Acquainted with the music industry in a number of ways, Cornelia Jakobs sees winning Melodifestvalen as a highlight. Not only through garnering a major hit and representing Sweden, but also showcasing her artistry in a wild music industry.