We finally got news that the 2020 Eurovision compilation CD will be released – the date is 8 May, so later than normal but still before the actual live shows would have taken place.


The latest news on Eurovision 2020 from Rotterdam

Eurovision 2020 and the TikTok generation.

TikTok; for those of you who don’t follow the latest social media trends, is a social media platform that allows users (mainly young) to upload, short, 15 second video clips. With an estimated (up to) 500 million active user base, in recent years, it has become a phenomenon amongst teenagers and young adults. One of […]

James Newman will represent U.K in Rotterdam

The U.K’s entry for Eurovision 2020, James Newman with the song ‘My last breath’ was officially announced as the U.K entry on Radio 1 and 2 this morning. After years of disappointing results by artists/songs selected via the dreadful Eurovision decides selection show; In September last year, the BBC announced that the 2020 entry would […]

Portugal Festival da Canção 2020 Artist/Songs released

RTP the Portuguese broadcaster has today released the 16 songs that will compete to perform at the Eurovision song contest in Rotterdam in May. The Festival da Canção 2020 Final will take place on March 7th All 16 songs are available to listen at the link below.

Albania selects Arilena Ara “Shaj”

Arilena Ara overcame some tough competition at  ‘FEST’ 58 the Albanian national selection show, to book her place in Rotterdam for Eurovision 2020. Her stunning vocal performance beat the other pre-show favourite Elvana Gjata with her song ‘Me tana’ into second place, with young talent Sara Bejraktari coming in a respectable third with another great vocal […]

Eurovision 2020 Hosts announced

Eurovision.TV today announced the three hosts of the 2020 contest in Rotterdam Eurovision commenter Jan Smit, presenter, actress and singer Chantal Janzen and former Eurovision star Edsilia Rombley have been chosen to host the ceremonies which will kick off with the first semi final on Tuesday 12th May 2020     Photo NPO/AVROTROS/NOS Full story on Eurovision.TV  here:

Rotterdam 2020 stage design revealed

The first Images of the 2020 Eurovision stage design have been release today. Designed by Florian Wieder , the stage has a very minimalist design which according to Florian  “I was inspired by the unique characteristics of Dutch Design”  Photo courtesy of NPO/AVROTROS/NOS For more information and images visit the Eurovision website:


The EBU has revealed the art work for the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest.


ESC Covers was informed this morning of a possible withdrawal from the 2020 Eurovision song contest in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and we were going OH NO NO and singing the Bernie Paul song. Roy van der Merwe especially is sad as their 2019 entry HEAVEN is his second favourite song of 2019. But due to […]