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America calling! American Song Contest to take place in 2022

If you’ve followed the contest in the recent years, you’ve probably already heard about it in the past, but today, we’ve gotten more clues about what it’s all about and when it will be. We’re talking about the American Song Contest, which will air already next year. American Song Contest Back in 2019, everyone came to the press centre for …

Christer Björkman Joins the Team for Kiev

As many of you will know, Christer Björkman is fast becoming ‘Mr Eurovision’. He has taken part in the contest (in 1992), he has produced Melodifestivalen and he has produced the Eurovision Song Contest. With staffing changes over the last few weeks in Ukraine, and many people worrying if the contest will actually go ahead in Kiev, something needed to be …

Sweden: Lynda Woodruff returns

Sarah Dawn Finer’s popular character from Melodifestivalen 2012 is back – Lynda Woodruff will be the red carpet reporter for the Swedish broadcast of Eurovision’s Greatest Hits! Melodifestivalen fans and those who watched Eurovision 2013 will be familiar with her character, an EBU ‘representative’ who was unable to pronounce Azerbaijan and made various other mistakes. She will be making a …

Voting Drama in Sweden – SVT admits issues but denies it affects outcome

The first Melodifestivalen Semi Final took place last night and Eric Saade  and Jessica Andersson qualified for the Finals. As it turns out, several voting app users complained about voting issues resulting in some to question the outcome. SVT admitted while there have been some bugs with the voting app, it didn’t affect the overall results.  For the first time, the public was able to vote using …