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.
“And our twelve points go to…” The phrase that we hear at the end of the contest once the voting has closed and the results are in. The phrase that begins the most nail biting half of the contest, the voting. In a previous article, we discussed the mechanics and systems in place for VotingContinue reading “Eurovision Voting Patterns”
For over a decade, Eurovision’s running order for both the Semi-Final One and Semi-Final 2 as well as the Grand Final have been determined by the European Broadcast Union Producers and ultimately approved by the Executive Supervisor and the Chairman of the Reference Group. In January, Eurovision.tv broadcast the Semi-Final Allocation Draw. The Allocation DrawContinue reading “Eurovision Explained: The Running Order”
How do you get a winner of Eurovision? If you’re new to this whole “Eurovision Thing,” you might be confused about how a winner is selected. This is your breakdown of everything so that you can become a pro on how a Eurovision Song Contest champion is crowned.
Now that you’ve gotten to learn what Eurovision is about, why should you watch it?
Eurovision has become well known over the last few years, but it hasn’t gotten much traction on this side of the Atlatic. Here’s an explainer detailing what