Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #20 to #18

We enter into my top 20 and have now moved from clustering rankings from 5 at a time, to 3 at a time for the next few sets of rankings. … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #20 to #18

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #25 to #21

This set of songs, from 25 to 21, would all qualify for the grand final if my positions reflected who reached the final. These are my mid-table rankings, and as … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #25 to #21

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #30 to #26

Into the top 30 now, and the final few places before we hit what would be my own personal grand final (i.e. the top 26 songs). We’re comfortably in the … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #30 to #26

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #35 to #31

The second batch of songs in the countdown of 2020’s Eurovision songs and we go from 35 to 31 in this set. Two (at least) of my placings here may … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #35 to #31

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #41 to #36

Welcome to the first set of entries in my Eurovision 2020 countdown. I’m batching these lower places songs into one video/post rather than separately. It’s harsh enough the songs won’t … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #41 to #36

My favourite songs from the 2020 national selection season (that didn’t win)

With the end of the national final season, it’s become something of a tradition for me to look back over what might have been — those songs that I took … Continue reading My favourite songs from the 2020 national selection season (that didn’t win)

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Finland and Portugal previews

At two opposite corners of Europe, we have the national finals of two one-time winners of Eurovision. Finland and Portugal may be far apart geographically, but they share similar experiences … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Finland and Portugal previews

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

The national selection season finishes with a flourish with four national finals taking place on Saturday 7 March, including three Nordic countries. Sweden is well known as the biggest national … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Romania, Serbia and Israel previews

The third and final of my previews for this very busy national selection weekend sees us swing back to the south east of Europe with national selections of Romania and … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Romania, Serbia and Israel previews

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Estonia and Iceland previews

This is the preview of the Nordic swing of the weekend’s cluster of national selections. Iceland and Estonia both have long established national finals and are taking place on the … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Estonia and Iceland previews

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Belarus, Moldova and Croatia previews

We’re into the two bumper weekends of national finals and internal selection releases; too much in fact to put into a single post! So I’m writing not one, not two, … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Belarus, Moldova and Croatia previews

My top 5 songs from…Norway

An updated top 5 of my favourite Eurovision songs from Norway and there’s a small shake up since the one I published back in March 2017. With a history in … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Norway