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Spain: Levi Díaz selected for JESC 2021

This morning Spain announced that the “La Voz Kids 2021” winner Levi Díaz will represent them at Junior Eurovision in France this December. RTVE utilized another internal selection process to select Díaz, and he is the first boy to represent Spain since 2005 when Dani Fernández placed fourth in the contest. Díaz is thirteen years old and is from Cornellà …

“Gucci Gang, Gucci Gang, Gucci Gang!”: Måneskin Featured in New Fashion Campaign

As if winning Eurovision and ascending up the worldwide music charts wasn’t enough, the members of Måneskin can add ‘supermodel’ to their resume. An editorial photo shoot and accompanying short film was released by luxury designer brand Gucci today, and both prominently feature Damiano, Victoria, Ethan, and Thomas! In the photos and film clip, the members of Måneskin are seen …

Junior Eurovision: Pauline in Paris! Germany Selects ‘Imagine Us’ for JESC

Congratulation are in order! Pauline, the 12 year-old from near Koblenz in Rhineland-Palatinate, has won Junior ESC – Wer fährt nach Paris?, Germany’s national final, and will be representing the country in Paris at Junior Eurovision 2021! She defeated 10-year-old Marta and 13-year-old Emelie with her rendition of the song ‘Imagine Us’, an inspirational pop anthem. Each of the three finalists …

What If?: Which Three Eurovision 2021 Artists Would Have Made the ‘Fire Saga’ Cut?

The below editorial features the opinions and views of the author and does not necessarily represent the views of #escYOUnited as a whole, Eurovision, or the EBU. On June 6, 2020, cinema as we know it was forever changed. Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga received accolades from the globe’s top film critics, ‘Ja Ja Ding Dong’ topped …

ESCUnited’s Top Ten Favorite ABBA Tracks of All Time!

ABBA is one the biggest pop groups of all time, and one of Eurovision’s most successful graduates. After their sweeping victory at Eurovision 1974 with “Waterloo”, ABBA set the world on fire, racking up Number 1’s not just across Europe but across the globe. Even after they effectively retired as an act in 1982, they never really left the limelight. …

Montaigne Partners with Music Prize to Inspire Environmental Activism

After a string of bad luck brought Montaigne a disappointing result for Australia in Rotterdam, no one could blame her for retreating and licking her wounds. But that’s not how Montaigne operates. In addition to recently releasing her new single, ‘My Life is Better With You!’, and composing a song about kale on her Twitch stream (seriously), Montaigne announced on …

Georgia: Ranina Season 4 Begins on September 11

Shortly after the Eurovision Broadcasting Union listed the 19 countries that will be participating at Junior Eurovision 2021, Georgia’s 1TV announced that Ranina, Georgia’s method of selection for its Junior Eurovision representative, will begin on Saturday, September 11, at 10 p.m. Ranina has been Georgia’s method of selection since 2018, sending winners Tamar Edilashvili (8th, Junior Eurovision 2018), Giorgi Rostiashvili …

Junior Eurovision: EBU Announces the Nineteen Countries Competing at 2021 Edition

Today, the EBU have announced the nineteen countries competing in this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. They are: Albania Armenia Azerbaijan Bulgaria France Germany Georgia Ireland Italy Kazakhstan Malta Netherlands North Macedonia Poland Portugal Russia Serbia Spain Ukraine Among these nineteen are a number of countries returning after missing the 2020 contest. Albania, Portugal, North Macedonia, Italy, and Ireland all …

Billboard Hot 100 Watch: Måneskin and Duncan Laurence Reach New Heights

Eurovision 2021 winners Måneskin and Eurovision 2019 winner Duncan Laurence can forget about being called Top 40 charting artists on the United States’ Billboard Hot 100. They can both start calling themselves Top 30 charting artists, as this week Måneskin and Laurence landed at Numbers 29 and 30, respectively. Måneskin’s “Beggin'” previously had a high of Number 35, which then …

Ukraine: UA:PBC announces new national finals for JESC 2021 and ESC 2022

It seems that the Ukrainian public broadcaster UA:PBC (also known as Suspilne) has been busy organizing two brand new national selections since May . This week, the broadcaster made two separate announcements about their selection processes for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest this December and the Eurovision Song Contest in May. JESC National Final Ukraine has utilized a national final …

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