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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 …

Eurovision 2021: A report on the Semifinal 1 Allocation draw

Rotterdam, 18 May 2021 Goedenavond from Rotterdam! The first semifinal is behind us, and provided us with the first 10 qualifying finalists. NORWAY (Tix – Fallen Angel) ISRAEL (Eden Alene – Set Me Free) RUSSIA (Manizha – Russian Woman) AZERBAIJAN (Efendi – Mata Hari) MALTA (Destiny – Je me casse) LITHUANIA (The Roop – Discoteque) CYPRUS (Elena Tsagrinou – El …

Who will qualify from Semi-Final 1? It’s time to predict the qualifiers!

All photos used in this article credited to the EBU/AVROTROS – Nathan Reinds, Andres Putting, Thomas Hanses. It’s crunch time – in two days, the Eurovision Song Contest will finally return to our screens after a two-year gap, and it’s fair to say the excitement and hype is stronger than ever for Europe’s favourite competition to return. On Tuesday evening, …

Second Rehearsals: Our final report

Hallo uit Rotterdam! We at ESCUnited are bringing you the final report on the last five acts to rehearse in Rotterdam today. Here are our observations on Belgium, Israel, Romania, Azerbaijan and Ukraine.   11. Belgium Hooverphonic   – “The wrong place” Hooverphonic delivered a classy rehearsal today. Geike Arnaert once again proves her with her flawless vocal delivery and excellent …

Ukraine: Go_A release the updated version of their song, “Shum”.

Kyiv, 9 March 2021 Folk-dance band Go_A have finally released the finalized version of their song Go_A! We will not deprive you any further with our words, you can listen to it below: [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7-dxzp6Jvs[/embedyt] Go_A had been forced to rewrite the original “Shum” because it exceeded the 3 minute mark and because it contained lyrics from traditional Ukrainian folk …

Go_A to release the Eurovision version of “Shum” on 9 March!

Kyiv, 5 March 2020.  Ukraine have joined the cavalcade of Eurovision nations announcing the release dates of their songs. The entrant, folk band Go_A will premiere the Eurovision version of their song, “Shum” (transl: ‘Sound’), next Tuesday, on the 9th of March! Earlier, Go_A had released Shum as a stand-alone entry. The song’s video clip which featured members of the …

Ukraine: Go_A will sing “Shum” in Rotterdam this May

Shortly after the announcement that Go_A’s Eurovision song would be selected internally, news broke that the jury had decided the winner. The band submitted three songs to the jury, and snippets of each song were released on Twitter yesterday. Go_A submitted “SHUM”, “Rano”, and “Tserkovka” for consideration but Shum was unanimously selected by the jury. Three songs of @_Go_A_, which …

Ukraine reveals jury members for Go_A’s internal selection

After Eurovision was cancelled in May, UA:PBC internally selected Go_A to represent them again in Rotterdam. The decision was an easy one, Go_A received massive support from the Eurovision community, celebrated Ukrainian folklore through music, and would ensure a good placement in the contest overall. Rather than host Vidbir to select Go_A’s song, the broadcaster has opted for an internal …

Eurovision round-up: Cruise ships, cancelled songs and Gagauz rumours

Been busy over the festive period? We hear #YOU. It’s tough to keep up on all of the little news bits, rumours and updates in the Eurovision world, so we’ve been across the Eurovision community to put all of the recent smaller updates together for #YOU! Finland’s YLE has confirmed that the participants of this year’s Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu will …

Junior Eurovision 2020 – A rousing success in troubled times?

This editorial is written from the opinion of the author and does not necessarily represent the views of ESC United as a whole or its other contributors. Let’s face it, this year has been bleak, and long, and I’m sure like many others out there it is slowly wearing me down. So imagine my relief to know that the month …

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