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Will The UK Still Be Able To Take Part In The Eurovision After Brexit?

On Friday (June 24) Britain voted to leave the EU in a historic referendum result. The decision to leave the EU has thrown up a lot of questions for the British public, but for some,...

UKraine Win Eurovision Song Contest

The Eastern European country scored 534 points with its song 1944, sung by Jamala, real name Susana Jamaladinova, which was about the deportation of Crimean Tatars under former Soviet Union leader Josef Stalin....

Justin Timberlake Perfroms At Eurovision Song Contest

US singer Justin Timberlake performed at the interval of the Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm on Saturday evening, as the votes were being counted for the 26 acts. The singer performed 2003 hit ‘Rock Your...

Westlife Star Fails To Make The Cut For Eurovision Song Contest

The pop star has failed to qualify for Saturday's (14May16) showdown in Sweden after missing out on a top 10 place in the semi-final round. He was one of 18 acts competing...

Justin Timberlake Hoping To Discover Talent At Eurovision

The 35-year-old singer is set to be the first non-contestant global pop star to perform at the event when he takes to the stage at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden on Saturday (14May16).Eurovision is...

Justin Timberlake To Perform At Eurovision Song Contest

Nine-time Grammy Award winner Justin Timberlake is to perform during the Eurovision Song Contest at the weekend, where he’ll play his brand new song ‘Can’t Stop the Feeling’ for the very first time.The 35 year...

Romania Kicked Out Of Eurovision Song Contest Over Unpaid Broadcaster Debts

Romania has been shockingly kicked out of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest after its public service broadcaster failed to pay outstanding debts dating back to 2007. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) claim that Romania’s Televiziunea...

Eurovision Chief Blames Terry Wogan For Britain Not Taking Contest Seriously

Christer Bjorkman, the producer of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest has hit out at the late Terry Wogan, blaming the presenter for ruining the British public’s attitude towards the annual competition. Bjorkman said that Wogan’s...

Joe And Jake Will Represent UK At Eurovision Song Contest

Duo Joe and Jake have been chosen to represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm later this year. The pair, who met while competing on ‘The Voice’ last year, won the public...

Eurovision Song Contest Announces Significant Changes To Voting System

The Eurovision Song Contest has announced a significant overhaul of its voting system for the first time in over four decades, in a move that they hope will result in “TV magic”.On Thursday (February 18th),...

Xavier Naidoo Axed As Germany's Eurovision Song Contest Hope

The R&B artist was picked to represent Germany in Stockholm, Sweden, but bosses at broadcaster ARD have opted to drop him and find another singer. Naidoo has been accused of using anti-Semitic...

Bbc Will Let Public Pick The UK Entry For 2016 'Eurovision Song Contest'

After years of Eurovision disappointment, the BBC are hoping the UK can do better next year, by handing the decision of who will represent the country back to the public. The UK’s Eurovision entry had...

Cristiano Ronaldo's Sister Launches Eurovision Song Contest Bid

Latin pop star Aveiro took to Twitter.com last week (11Aug15) and appealed to her followers to help her land a place in the annual singing competition. She wrote, "Eurofans, I'd love for...

Engelbert Humperdinck: 'Eurovision Is Unfair'

The Release Me hitmaker represented his native Britain in the annual sing-off in Azerbaijan in 2012 but finished second-to-last with a measly 12 points. Humperdinck had been placed first on the bill...

Sweden Wins Eurovision Song Contest

The nation is now one win behind Ireland, which has seven victories. Zelmerlow's Heroes beat off Russia's entry from Polina Gagarina to claim the 2015 title by a commanding 62 points....

Eurovision Song Contest Shocker As Ireland Fail To Make The Final

Sterling failed to qualify for the Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place in Vienna, Austria on Saturday (23May15), after her Playing with Numbers tune, which she co-wrote, failed to make the grade....

Songwriters: 'Eurovision Bosses Were Right To Snub Sandie Shaw'

The 68-year-old singer revealed earlier this month (Mar15) that she had not been approached to appear at the competition's 60th anniversary celebration despite being the first British act to take home the trophy...

Conchita Wurst: Get To Know The Austrian Eurovision Sensation

Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst stole the show at this year’s Eurovision. Winning by a mile she managed to overcome controversy and triumph thanks to her mesmerising performance of ‘Rise Like A Phoenix’. But who...

"Bearded Lady" Conchita Wurst Stuns Eurovision Song Contest With Easy Win

The Austrian singer Conchita Wurst was the clear winner at the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday night (May 10, 2014), dominating the competition watched by 180 million viewers across 45 countries.Molly Smitten-Downes Finished 17thDubbed the...

Eurovision 2014: Austria's Conchita Wurst Wins With 'Rise Like A Phoenix'

Austria has won the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest which was held last night (10th May) in Copenhagen. Conchita Wurst, a drag act, won the competition with her son ‘Rise Like a Phoenix’ which received 290...

Molly Smitten-downes Is UK Pick For Eurovision Song Contest. Sorry, Who?

The little-known singer-songwriter Molly Smitten-Downes, whose only previous taste of the limelight was featuring on the 2008 Sash song 'Raindrops (Encore Une Fois)' is the UK's selection of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014. The 26-year-old...

Eurovision Finale Draws 125 Million Viewers

The finale of the Eurovision 2013 talent contest, staged this year in Malmö, Sweden, attracted an audience of about 125 million. Rarely has the contest launched the career of a new performer (although several used-to-bes...

Denmark's Emmelie De Forest Tastes Eurovision Glory, While Bonnie Tyler Can Only Manage 19th

Denmark emerged as the winners of Sunday's (May 19) Eurovision Song Contest, with 20-year-old singer Emmelie de Forest taking home the crown with her folk-pop selection 'Only Teardops.' The competition, held in Malmo, Sweden, also...

50/1 Shot Bonnie Tyler Heads To Eurovision With Denmark As Massive Favourites

With just one day to go until this year's Eurovision song contest, the UK's entry Bonnie Tyler has been pushed out to 50/1 from original odds of 40/1. The British songstress has courted little support...

Jennifer Lopez Picks Eurovision Act As Support

Jennifer Lopez has picked 'Eurovision' performer Emin to support her on tour. The 'On The Floor' hitmaker - who is currently touring the world - will be supported by Emin when she performs at the...

Engelbert Humperdinck: Adele Is One Of Greatest Ever Singers

Engelbert Humperdinck thinks Adele is one of the best singers ever. The veteran crooner has a career spanning over 50 years, but is absolutely blown away by the 'Someone Like You' singer, and thinks she...

Engelbert Humperdinck Still Gets Knickers Thrown At Him

Engelbert Humperdinck still gets knickers thrown at him.The 75-year-old crooner - who is set to be the oldest contestant to compete in the Eurovision Song Contest in May - says he's still a hit with...

Russell Grant To Host Eurovision?

Russell Grant is set to host the 'Eurovision Song Contest'.The 'Strictly Come Dancing' star - who left the ballroom competition last weekend - is the frontrunner to present the BBC's coverage of the annual singing...

Britney Spears Receives Worldwide Act Ema Nomination

Britney Spears has been nominated for the Worldwide Act accolade at the 2011 MTV European Music Awards (EMAs).The 'Femme Fatale' singer has been named as the North American finalist in the category which will see...

Abba To Reform For One-off Show?

Abba could reform after more than 30 years apart. Agnetha Faltskog - one fourth of the group alongside Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson - has confirmed she would like to "chat" with her...

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