Eurovision Song VS Political Contest?






At this point, you could probably say that Eurovision is the most popular annual event held for the members of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). During its 61 years of existence, there has always been a question mark whether the contest is really about music or not. Starting with political contexts found in the competing songs and finishing with the country votes, every year has had some controversy in it. Things have gotten pretty serious. The most notable incident happened in 1974, when the Portuguese entry was used as a coded radio message aimed for the rebel military officers to[…]






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Italy to Win Eurovision Song Contest 2017, Bookmakers Say






It’s been a while since we’ve seen Italy lead the charts and polls, but this year Italy’s got all the attention. The results may vary by the websites, many of which offer their own insights on who will take home the Eurovision 2017 trophy, but this one poll will give you an adequate idea of who’s winning the race at the moment. Not to waste your precious that you’ve so kindly devoted to us, here are the top 10 of bookmakers’ list. (Source: Eurovisionworld.com) As always, we see Armenia in the top 10. This country has been on this list[…]






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Eurovision 2017 Entry Review: Ukraine – O. Torvald –Time






Are you one of those few people, who still believe that Eurovision is all about the songs? You got lucky with your ideal thinking, because we, Eurovision fans, have noticed its political motives long ago. Now it’s time to present the host country’s entry for this year, O. Torvald and their song “Time.” THE SONG Each year we’re waiting for the host country’s entry in a special way. We all know, that there are little chances that a country can win twice, but the expectations are still high. The rock band O.Torvald was honored to present Ukraine with a call to[…]






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