Samira Efendi will represent Azerbaijan at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest

Samira Efendi has been selected internally by the broadcaster, İctimai, and will represent Azerbaijan at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam in May. She has successfully participated in local and international shows and events including The Voice of Azerbaijan. You can see Samira’s most recent single entitled Yol Ayrici below. Her song for Eurovision will be […]

Ben Dolic will sing ‘Violent Thing’ for Germany at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest

Ben Dolic has been chosen internally to represent Germany at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with the song Violent Thing. Ben was born in Slovenia and moved to Switzerland and reached the final of The Voice Of Germany. Violent Thing composers include the successful Eurovision composer Boris Milanov. You can see the music video for Violent […]

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 […]

Watch: Dosila Shehu perform at International Mother Language Day in Albania

Dosila Shehu is a talented young singer from Albania. She was recently invited to sing at the International Mother Language Day special concert in Berat on 21 February. Dosila performed the Albanian song Në këtë natë and also Funhouse by P!nk. She appeared relaxed and confident on the stage and the style of songs really suited […]

JAHN TEIGEN OF NORWAY PASSED AWAY

It is with great sadness that we learn that JAHN TEIGEN from Norway has passed away. He represented Norway several times at the Eurovision song contest in the late 70’s and early 80’s. He also participated  several times in the Norwegian selection, and one of ESC Covers favourite songs is GLASNOST.

Klemen Slakonja celebrates 25 years of Slovenian Eurovision entries

Klemen Slakonja, the comedian and tv presenter of the EMA selection, celebrated 25 years of Slovenian Eurovision entries during the interval at the final. It was a unique and very entertaining show where Klemen acted and performed all the Slovenia songs. It was a massive performance and congratulations to all the make up team and […]

Watch: Christine Restakyan perform ‘Toliebi / Seagulls’

Christine Restakyan is a rising singer and songwriter from Georgia and she has just released a cover version of a Nino Katamadze song Toliebi / Seagulls. Christine’s charming and smooth vocals suit the beautiful soulful/jazz track and she sings it with a lot of emotion. Christine released her own composition Maybe back in 2018 and recently […]

Focus on Athena Manoukian (2020 ESC Armenia)

Athena Manoukian recently won the Depi Evratesil national final selection with her song Chains On You, and will represent Armenia at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam. Here we learn a little about Athena and her music career so far. Athena is Greek-Armenian singer. She was born in Athens. In 2008 she took part […]

Alicja Szemplińska will represent Poland at the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest with ‘Empires’

Alicja Szemplińska has won the Szansa na Sukces competition and will represent Poland with the song Empires. Empires is composed by Patryk Kumór, Dominic Buczkowski-Wojtaszek and Laurell Barker. The three finalists and their songs were – Albert Černý & Lake Malawi – Lucy Alicja Szemplińska – Empires Kasia Dereń – Count On Me The voting was […]

Portugal: First semi-final of 2020 Festival da Canção – four acts qualify to final!

The first semi-final of the 2020 Festival da Canção has taken place and four acts have made it through to the final – Bárbara Tinoco – Passe-Partout Elisa – Medo de Sentir Filipe Sambado – Gerbera Amarela do Sul Throne + The Shine – Movimento Source: ESC Covers