Tag Archives: 2014 Eurovision Song Contest

TOP 100 – position 18 – CALM AFTER THE STORM – THE COMMON LINNETS

Here is the EUROVISION TOP 100 made in response to the top 10’s sent by 103 members of Eurovision Cafe, MUSIC, eurovision and beyond, Compare and INFE Australia and some Eurovision stars!

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TOP 100 – position 23 – RISE LIKE A PHOENIX – CONCHITA WURST

Here is the EUROVISION TOP 100 made in response to the top 10’s sent by 103 members of Eurovision Cafe, MUSIC, eurovision and beyond, Compare and INFE Australia and some Eurovision stars!

Continue reading TOP 100 – position 23 – RISE LIKE A PHOENIX – CONCHITA WURST

San Marino United Artists release ‘Sogno’ …featuring a couple of ESC acts!

San Marino United Artists have collaborated on a song called Sogno (Dream). The anthemic pop ballad features several acts including former San Marino Eurovision participants – Valentina Monetta (ESC 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017) and Anita Simoncini (ESC 2015 and JESC 2014).

Sogno is composed by Nicola Della Valle, Paolo Macina and Francesco Sancisi

The full list of performers for San Marino United Artists are – Nicola Della Valle, Fabrizio Pregnolato, Sara Jane Ghiotti, Luca Partisani, Piermatteo Carattoni, Alessandra Busignani, Roberto Moghe Moretti, Francesco Zazzi, Anita Simoncini, Paolo Beccari, Valentina Monetta, Monica Hill, Elisa Massari, Irol*.

*Irol MC was the original rapper on the 2018 San Marino Eurovision song, Who We Are, but withdrew before the contest. The final version was performed by Jessika feat. Jenifer Brening.

You can see the official music video for Sogno below.

Source: ESC Covers – photos @ Valentina Monetta, Anita Simoncini from the video clip of ‘Sogno’

Sanna Nielsen releases brand new song ‘Decembernatt’

Sanna Nielsen [photo@ Kristoffer Jansson]
Sanna Nielsen [photo@ Kristoffer Jansson]
Sanna Nielsen makes a welcome return with her new song Decembernatt (December night). It is a charming and warm emotional song with a lovely melody sung beautifully by Sanna.

Decembernatt is composed by Peter Kvint and Peter Jacobsson Morén.

Sanna represented Sweden at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest with Undo and of course previously participated several times in the Melodifestivalen national selection.

You can hear Decembernatt below.

Source: ESC Covers; Parlophone/Warner Music

Conchita Wurst feat. Lou Asril release ‘Lovemachine’ single

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Conchita Wurst feat. Lou Asril have released a new single called Lovemachine. It is an upbeat, soul r’n’b dance song with a strong rhythm.

Lovemachine is composed by Kurt Hauenstein.

Conchita was of course the winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest for Austria with Rise Like A Phoenix.

You can see the official music video for Lovemachine below.

Source: ESC Covers

RUTH LORENZO – UNDERWORLD

Ruth Lorenzo from the music video of 'Underworld'
Ruth Lorenzo from the music video of ‘Underworld’

RUTH LORENZO, who represented Spain at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest with Dancing In The Rain, has a new song and video out called UNDERWORLD.

Ruth was also a popular contestant on the X Factor in the UK in 2008 and finished in fifth place.

You can see the music video for Underworld below.

Source: ESC Covers

 

Aram MP3 releases new single ‘Alabalanica’

Aram MP3 from the music video of 'Alabalanica'
Aram MP3 from the music video of ‘Alabalanica’

Aram MP3 has returned with a storming and upbeat dance song entitled Alabalanica.

Alabalanica is composed by Aram MP3 with lyrics by Avet Barseghyan. The arrange and mix and mastering is by Nick Egibyan.

Aram MP3 represented Armenia at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest with Not Alone.

You can see the music video for Alabalanica below.

Source: ESC Covers

‘Dashterov’ – An exciting new music project by Iveta Mukuchyan & Aram MP3

Iveta Mukuchyan & Aram MP3 - 'Dashterov'
Iveta Mukuchyan & Aram MP3 – ‘Dashterov’

Two former Armenian Eurovision singers have just collaborated on an exciting new musical project. Iveta Mukuchyan & Aram MP3 have called the project ‘Dashterov’ – It is a 40 minute revamp of famous and traditional Armenian songs. They have given a new twist to the songs combining traditional and modern pop together.

You can listen to an example of some of the songs below – Al Eghnim, Qamin zana, Ghapama and Nino.

Iveta represented Armenia at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with LoveWave and Aram MP3 gave us Not Alone in 2014.

Source: ESC Covers

Dilara releases her version of ‘Chantaje’ by Shakira feat. Maluma

Dilara - from the music video of 'Chantaje'
Dilara – from the music video of ‘Chantaje’

Dilara has just released a cover of a song by Shakira feat. Maluma entitled Chantaje (Blackmail).  The pianist on the track is Camal Gurbanov and cello is Emin Qaliyev.

She has recorded a summer video to accompany the track. The videographer is Roman Minayev.

Dilara Kazimova represented Azerbaijan at the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest with her song Start The Fire.

You can see Dilara’s video of Chantaje below.

Source: YouTube/Dilara; ESC Covers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_0-8MF5skA