Listen to ‘Verona’ cover by Peter Wilson & Sean Smith

The song Verona has been covered by Peter Wilson & Sean Smith. It is a pulsating disco mix of the track now released by Energise Records. Verona was the 2017 Eurovision song Estonia performed by Koit Toome & Laura. Check out the music video for Verona by Peter Wilson & Sean Smith below. Source: ESC […]

Brendan Murray makes it to the X Factor UK live shows

Brendan Murray impressed his mentor, Louis Tomlinson, and his guest judges, Liam Payne and Nile Rodgers, at the Judges Houses phase of the X Factor UK.  He has earned himself a place in the live finals beginning tonight. Brendan performed the Sinead O’Connor 90s song, Nothing Compares 2 U. It was in 2017 that Brendan […]

Heuning release Afrikaans cover version of Romania ESC 2017 – ‘DIE LIED WAT SKREE’

Heuning are a popular singing duo from South Africa. They normally specialise in country music but they have released a new single with a change of direction. They have covered the 2017 Romania Eurovision song, Yodel It! by Illinca & Alex Florea. The track in Afrikaans is entitled DIE LIED WAT SKREE. Hansie and Jeanette are […]

Brendan Murray receives the Golden Buzzer in X Factor UK – Six Chair Challenge

Brendan Murray made a big impression on the judges at the X Factor UK – Six Chair Challenge. So much so that the boys mentor Louis Tomlinson pressed the Golden Buzzer enabling Brendan to pass straight to the Judges Houses phase of the competition. Brendan performed the REM song Everybody Hurts and the judges and […]

Joci Pápai releases new song ‘Kirakós’

Joci Pápai returns with a brand new single and video clip. The song is entitled Kirakós (Puzzle). The music video shows Joci’s journey from the 2017 A Dal through to the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev and music awards later. Joci is currently one of the most respected artists in Hungary. He represented Hungary at the 2017 […]

Brendan Murray got a second chance to impress on X Factor UK

Brendan Murray appeared on the X Factor UK audition show at the weekend. He eventually got the chance to progress after impressing the judges with a second song called This Woman’s Work by Kate Bush. When Brendan first took to the stage he appeared nervous as he sung We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes […]

The summer vibes of Yasiris feat. Ilinca and ‘Hasta Mañana (mmm)’

Yasiris feat. Ilinca have released a great summer anthem entitled Hasta Mañana (mmm) for the summer of 2018. It has a happy and feel good vibe and is perfect for the summer days and nights by the beach. The music and lyrics are by Theea Miculescu and Ilinca Maria Bacila (Ilinca) and the song is produced […]

Ukraine: Check out Sasha Polovynska with United People…and she was stand in at Eurovision rehearsals in 2017

Sasha Polovynska is a name to watch out for in the future. Sasha is from Ukraine and was involved in a United People project. Sasha was one of the talented rehearsal stand-in artists at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev. She performed the songs from Finland, Iceland, Denmark and The Netherlands. Check out Sasha […]

Marli Le Grange releases ‘Jodel’ …Afrikaans cover of 2017 Romania Eurovision song

Marli Le Grange is an up and coming singer from South Africa. She has just released Jodel, an Afrikaans version of the successful 2017 Romanian Eurovision entry Yodel It! by Ilinca & Alex Florea. Marli has released an official video clip to accompany Jodel. It was shot at Industrial Coffee Works Centurion. The video give […]

Interview: A catch up with Ilinca and what has been happening since ‘Yodel It!’

Ilinca & Alex Florea charmed us with their 2017 Eurovision hit song Yodel It! where they represented Romania. The song and the enthusiasm and the charismatic stage performance was magical and exciting. ESC Covers caught up with Ilinca and she tells us about her memories of the Eurovision experience and what she has been up to since May. […]