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American Song Contest season two negotiations underway with broadcaster NBC

Negotiations are underway for season 2 of the American Song Contest, according Christer Bjorkman in a profile published by Swedish newspaper Afltonbladet. In the profile, Bjorkman stated, “We are still negotiating and it is, as always, about money.” Bjorkman produced the first season of the American Song Contest, and his company Voxovation holds the rights to the franchise along with …

Eurovision Song Contest Latin America becomes the third spin-off version of ESC

It appears that Voxovation – formerly known as ASC, Inc. – have decided to push the Eurovision brand into South America following the inaugural season of the American Song Contest, and the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest Canada starting in 2023. According to the EBU’s press release, Eurovision Song Contest Latin America will be the operating name of the project and …

Life after the American Song Contest – 10 U.S. artists release their first post-show single

Last month America selected Oklahoma’s AleXA as it’s first winner of the American Song Contest, beating out 55 other artists and bands from across the country. With the show being over, many of the artists have now released their first single on streaming platforms. As of today, a total of ten artist have released singles from upcoming EPs or follow-up …

The American Song Contest: Oklahoma’s AleXa wins the very first edition of the contest

It’s the night that NBC has been looking forward too all season long, the final night of the American Song Contest! Eight weeks ago the contest began with 56 total entries from the 50 U.S. states, 5 territories, and the District of Colombia. Following five qualifier rounds and two semi-finals, that field of entries was cut down to just 10 …

American Song Contest: First Finalists Revealed and Semi-Final 2 Performances

The American Song Contest continues the semi-final round of the contest, which sees 11 of the qualifiers go head-to-head once again and compete for a spot in the Grand Final. Only one of the songs was an automatic qualifier with the juries, while nine others advanced through 50/50 voting with a wildcard entry. For a full recap of the second …

Tyler Braden: “Tennessee has a super rich history in music and a large part of that is Nashville.”

Welcome back ESCUnited readers to another American Song Contest interview – and our final interview of the season in fact! Earlier last week we got the chance to sit down with Tennessee’s Tyler Braden and talk to him a bit about his participation in the American Song Contest, and what it’s like to represent the state and Nashville. Also did …

American Song Contest: The qualifiers from Week 5 and the First Semi-Final

The American Song Contest has entered the semi-final round of the contest, which sees 11 of the qualifiers go head-to-head once again and compete for a spot in the Grand Final. Four of tonight’s songs are jury qualifiers from the first five weeks, while the other seven songs were determined by a 50/50 combination of votes. Tonight’s episode also came …

Eurovision Canada set to debut in 2023, becomes the second official Eurovision spin-off

As final preparations and rehearsals for the Eurovision song contest rapidly approach in Turin, the EBU announced that Eurovision fans in Canada will be getting their very own version of the contest in 2023. The announcement comes ahead of the semi-finals for the American Song Contest – an event that has undergone a fair bit of scrutiny over the last …

The American Song Contest Episode Four Recap: What did you miss on the last qualifier episode?

The final epsiode of qualifiers has officially concluded, which means that all 56 songs and artists have taken to the stage. Prior to tonight, 13 of those artists have qualified for the semi-final rounds that start next week – and tonight, the final jury qualifier and three additional qualifiers from episode four joined their ranks. For a full recap of …

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