Home Tag Archives: Sam Ryder

Tag Archives: Sam Ryder

Weakest Link, New Year’s Party, and More: BBC Announces Eurovision-Themed Programming

2023 is set to be a momentous year for the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest. Following a truly Herculean turn-around thanks to tour de force Sam Ryder, British interest in the Contest seems to be rekindled. The BBC is looking to shepherd that interest into the new year. To do so, it seems that the BBC will be …

The BBC Will Partner Again with TaP Music to Select the United Kingdom’s Eurovision 2023 Entry

The BBC has released a new press statement confirming their selection plans for Eurovision 2023: and it seems that they are looking to TaP into the UK’s potential once again.  Following their immensely successful Eurovision debut last year, the management group TaP Music will again be involved in selecting the UK’s Eurovision entry. In collaboration with the BBC, it is …

UK’s Sam Ryder drops a clue to Subwoolfer’s identity

It’s been over a week since the Eurovision 2022 finale, and we’re still left in the dark about Norway’s intergalactic wolves’ true identity. However, Sam Ryder may have dropped the next hint about the potential identity of one of the wolves. And it’s not Ylvis! During a Magic Breakfast interview with Ronan Keating and Harriet Scott, Sam Ryder claims to …

Sam Ryder’s “Space Man” Launches onto UK Charts at Number Two!

The United Kingdom’s Sam Ryder achieved yet another once-in-a-generation milestone today, with his Eurovision 2022 runner-up entry “Space Man” becoming the highest charting Eurovision entry on the British Official Singles Charts in 26 years. This week, “Space Man” was involved in a battle with Harry Styles’s “As It Was” for chart domination, but ultimately the former One Direction singer pipped …

Marius Bear admits that Eurovision 2022 was the greatest and lowest point of his career

Marius Bear shocked many Eurovision fans last week when he qualified from the second semi-final. His performance during the jury show clearly left a mark on the national juries, who awarded him 107 points and put him in 5th place out of 17 songs. His televote score, however, only came out to 11 points, and once combined together he would …

Kalush Orchesta Wins Big for Ukraine, Sam Ryder of The UK Wins the Jury Vote

Congratulations are in order to …. KALUSH ORCHESTRA of Ukraine. The group won this year’s Eurovision Song Contest after receiving a record-shattering 439 points from the televote. (Moldova, Spain, and Serbia were the only other entries to receive more than 200 points from the televote.) The group were in 4th place after the points from the 40 international juries were …

The Big Five finish their second rehearsals in Turin!

Turin, 06 May 2022 Buongiorno everyone! For the final time, several countries have taken the stage for their second rehearsing runs. Today, it was the Big Five’s turn to fine-tune their staging. Let’s tell you what you can expect from France, United Kingdom, Italy, Germany and Spain. Note: Images and videos will be added once they go online on the …

United Kingdom: We’re going to space, man! Sam Ryder flies the Union Jack to Turin!

London, 10 March 2022 Following Belgium’s reveal this morning, it was time for the UK to unveil their entry. British broadcaster BBC have chosen Sam Ryder as their entrant, who will sing the song “SPACE MAN” (styled all in uppercase) at Eurovision 2022. Ryder became well known after the 2020 lockdown when he started doing music covers on TikTok. The …

Subscribe to ESCUnited via Email

Enter your email address below so you don't miss out on the latest Eurovision News!