AFRI MUSIC SONG CONTEST – 41 countries have registered

A week ago we reported that 39 of the 54 African countries have registered to take part in the first Afri music song contest. A week later and now we can report that two more countries have registered – SWAZILAND and MADAGASCAR bringing the total to a staggering 41 countries just one less than the […]

EESTI LAUL 2018

Written by Andy Mihkeev Estonia’s biggest music contest – Eesti Laul celebrates its Tin Jubilee! For the tenth time Estonia’s best authors and musicians have the opportunity to make history and show off their talent to Estonia, Europe and beyond! Song submission is now open with a deadline of 3pm sharp on November 1st. “Everybody […]

AFRI MUSIC SONG CONTEST – TOBI JOOSTE

Time to look at the next Afrikaans artist who has registered to take part in the first Afri music song contest and have done Eurovision covers. It is Tobi Jooste who has done at least 11 Eurovision covers. 01 – Iceland 2004 (Afrikaans) 02 – Netherlands 1981 (Afrikaans) 03 – Switzerland 1988 (Afrikaans) 04 – […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2017 – NETHERLANDS

A BOY BAND – yes for the very first time a boy band will represent The Netherlands at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Four boys – Max (14), Jannes (14), Niels (12) & Ian (13) make up Fource. They won the Dutch ticket to the Junior Eurovision 2017 in Tbilisi. The song for the four […]

SWEDISH SELECTION 2006 – MAGNUS BACKLUND

Time to move on to another song from the 2006 Swedish selection – this time Magnus Backlund and his song THE NAME OF LOVE. This single was also obtained in Oslo mast month by ESCCovers from the OGAE Norway fan who got rid of her collection.

SWEDISH SELECTION 2006 – KIKKI DANIELSSON

Time to showcase another of the CD singles from Melodifestival that ESCCovers obtained last month in Oslo via a OGAE Norway fan that got rid of her collection. This time it is KIKKI DANIELSSON and her song IDAG & IMORGON who has Thomas Gson among others as composer. It was in the 2006 selection. The […]

CYPRUS 2017 JUNIOR EUROVISION

CyBC, the broadcaster of Cyprus, has announced the name of their representative for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Georgia. Nicole Nicolaou has been internally chosen by the broadcaster to represent Cyprus on November 26 in Tbilisi. The young performer will sing the song “I Wanna Be A Star” written by Constantinos Christoforou. Constantinos […]

MALTA 2018 EUROVISION – shortlisted 30 songs

MALTA has announced the 30 SHORTLISTED SONGS for Eurovision 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. Here are the 30 songs in alphabetical order of the artists Abire Sekkaki – “Casablanca Love” Aidan – “Dai Laga” Aidan – “See You” Avenue Sky – “We Can Run” Brooke Borg – “Heart Of Gold” Christabelle Borg – “Taboo” Dan – […]

AFRI FRIEND AWARDS – CATEGORY ONE – BEST FULL CD BY A MALE SINGER

We start off with the first of ten categories of the AFRI FRIEND awards 2017. The category is BEST FULL CD BY A MALE SINGER. The criteria for CD’s to be considered are a – Obviously it has to be by a male singer (although a couple of duets are allowed on the CD) b […]

AFRI MUSIC SONG CONTEST – ANGOLA – postcard

It is time for another beautiful postcard designed for Afri music song contest about one of the participating countries – this time ANGOLA.